Over 40 galleries, museums and alternative exhibition and event spaces
Over 150 artists
from more than 18 countries
Curators from Thailand, UK, Canada,
International Press from all over Europe and the US
The Duesseldorf Photo Weekend 2015 opens at the NRW-Forum on January 29 at 7pm with two exhibitions "Human Nature" Art Collection Deutsche Börse and NeoRealism - "The New Image in Italy 1932 - 1960".
All are welcome to the opening, please do come and join us!
These two exhibitions will be showing until April 19. RhineBuzz tours in English will happen from January 30 until April 10 every second Friday of the month at 8pm.
"Figur in Gelb", London, 2014, Camera Obscura, ©Martin Streit
at the Cora Hölzl & Daniela Hölzl Gallery
|"Dahinter steckt immer ein kluger Kopf 1995-2001" |
©Alfred Seiland N.Auermann, Berlin 1997 at the Villa Grisebach, Düsseldorf
The following day, most of the other exhibitions in the programme will open at the participating galleries. Please check the programme for exact dates and times as they all vary.
Martin Barnes was awarded the Royal Photographic Society J Dudley Johnston Award in 2013 in recognition of his extensive work in the criticism and history of photography.
The exhibitions at the various locations include work from students; graduates of the Düsseldorf Art Academy; fashion photography; art photography and vintage prints from collections from around the globe.
|Student Evgenia Sychinskaya at Ateleir am Eck|
Personally I am very pleased to have brought the work of Italian photographer, Gabriele Croppi, to the Photo Weekend. His extraordinary images of New York and other well known cities will be shown at the Clara Maria Sels Gallery from January 30 to April 4.
Gabriele Croppi, NEW YORK, Metaphysics of the Urban Landscape from Gabriele Croppi on Vimeo.
Information on the varied programme is posted almost daily on the Facebook page.