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"The First Annual San Francisco Photographic Print Exposition Opens Today"
2000-07-27 until 2000-07-30
photo san francisco, Stephen Cohen Gallery
Los Angeles, CA,
USA United States of America
photo san francisco, the first annual San Francisco Photographic Print
Exposition will be held July 27-30 at the Herbst Pavilion, Fort Mason Center.
60 galleries and private dealers from the U.S., Germany and the Czech Republic
will present the finest photographic art dating from 19th century to the most
cutting edge contemporary photography.
Collectors, curators, and photographers will have an extraordinary opportunity
to view thousands of images. The fair is organized by Stephen Cohen, organizer of
photo l.a., The Los Angeles Photographic Print Exposition which celebrated its
ninth year in January with over 6,000 attendees.
Works by Ansel Adams, Diane Arbus, Eugene Atget, Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Henri
Cartier-Bresson, Imogen Cunningham, Edward S. Curtis, Michael Kenna, Andre
Kertesz, Robert Mapplethorpe, Man Ray, Sebastian Salgado, Josef Sudek, Weegee,
Edward Weston and many others will be exhibited for sale.
W.M. Hunt collector, curator and director of the Ricco/Maresca Gallery, will lead
a panel discussion, Introductions: The Best and Brightest of Bay Area
Photographers, Saturday, July 29th at 10 am. Panelists include: Doug Nickel
(SF MoMA), Marni Gillette (SF Camerawork), and Deborah Klochko (Friends of
A.D. Coleman, author and critic, will lecture on, Your Photo Opportunity Here: A
Travelers guide to Mundo Fotografico, Saturday, July 29th at 1pm.
Michael Kenna, noted landscape photographer, will lecture Saturday, July 29th
at 4 pm.
On-site collecting seminars will be held at 10am Friday, Saturday and Sunday
with Dale Stulz, curator and consultant, W.M. Hunt and A.D. Coleman.