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Exciting Opportunities with AIPAD Talks

Barbara Bosworth, Moon Setting into Fog Bank over Cape Cod Bay, Morning of the Total Lunar Eclipse, 2007,

Barbara Bosworth and Barbara Tannenbaum
Date & Time: February 29 at 12 noon (EST)
Location: Zoom

Join AIPAD Talks for an enlightening conversation between renowned photographer Barbara Bosworth and Barbara Tannenbaum, curator of photography at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Together, they will delve into Bosworth's mesmerizing exhibition "Sun Light Moon Shadow," currently on view at the museum until June 30. Featuring nine monumental color images of the sky and celestial bodies, alongside six intimately scaled black-and-white photographs, Bosworth's work captures the ethereal beauty of the natural world. Inspired by her childhood memories of nighttime walks with her father, Bosworth's images evoke a sense of wonder and awe.

Following the discussion, there will be a Q&A session where attendees can engage with the speakers.

Register now to secure your spot!

Double Click: Twin Photographers in the Golden Age of Photography

Carol Kino with Jean Dykstra and Nicole Straus
Date & Time: March 7 at 12 noon (EST)
Location: Zoom

Join art and culture journalist Carol Kino as she sits down with Jean Dykstra, editor of Photograph magazine, and Nicole Straus, founder of Nicole Straus Public Relations. Together, they will explore Kino's latest book, "Double Click: Twin Photographers in the Golden Age of Photography" (Scribner), which sheds light on the pioneering work of the McLaughlin twins, celebrated female photographers of the 1940s. The McLaughlin twins' circle included luminaries such as Irving Penn, Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn, Toni Frissell, Alex Liberman, and Man Ray, among others, making their story a fascinating glimpse into the golden era of magazine photography.

This captivating conversation, supported by a fellowship at the New York Public Library's Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers, promises to offer insight into the lives of Frances McLaughlin-Gill and Kathryn Abbe.

Register to join the discussion!

Early Bird General Admission for The Photography Show 2024 is Here!

Posted on Feb 16, 2024

The Photography Show presented by AIPAD returns to the prestigious Park Avenue Armory in New York City from Friday, April 26th, to Sunday, April 28th. As the longest-running fair dedicated specifically to the medium of photography, The Photography Show is…

Ben Davis on the Shifting Lens of Photography at ICP's 50th Anniversary Exhibition

Posted on Feb 6, 2024

Critic Ben Davis reflects on the International Center of Photography's exhibition "ICP at 50: From the Collection, 1845-2019," curated by Elisabeth Sherman, as a journey through the evolving relationship between art and photography. Davis explores the shifting…

Kate Breakey's Wry Musings on AI and Experimentation in Midjourney

Posted on Jan 15, 2024

Gallery artist Kate Breakey has embarked on a skeptical journey into the realm of AI. She recently shared her experience generating an image for the annual Tucson Cello Congress at the University of Arizona using Midjourney.

Mark your calendars! The 2024 HCP Print Auction and Dinner is Near!

Posted on Jan 12, 2024

Catherine Couturier Gallery is thrilled to announce our contribution to the 2024 Houston Center for Photography's Annual Print Auction. We will be donating three incredible pieces from gallery artists Kenny Braun and Patty Carroll, and in partnership with…

Save the Date for Wendi Schneider: Bloom

Posted on Dec 29, 2023

We are excited to announce our upcoming show Bloom, featuring a variety of botanical photographs from gallery artist Wendi Schneider. Unlike traditional bouquets, Wendi's creations will never wilt, offering a lasting reminder of your affection just in time for Valentine's Day!

Winter Woes and Forgotten Friends

Posted on Dec 27, 2023

Amidst the winter festivities, there's a special group of individuals who often find themselves navigating the challenges of celebrating a birthday during the holidays. Join us in toasting our forgotten friends!

Holiday Hours

Posted on Dec 21, 2023

In addition to Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, we will also be closed on Tuesday the 26th, and Tuesday, January 2nd.

Exhibiting Galleries for AIPAD's 2024 Phototography Show Announced

Posted on Dec 7, 2023

In 2024, The Photography Show presented by AIPAD, the longest-running and leading fair dedicated to photography, will return to its previous home, the Park Avenue Armory, for the first time since 2016.

Patty Carroll Highlighted in Surface Magazines Coverage of AIPAD's 2024 Photography Show

Posted on Dec 7, 2023

In Surface Magazine's coverage of the upcoming return of AIPAD’s Photography Show to the Park Avenue Armory from April 25-28, 2024, Patty Carroll emerges as a noteworthy figure in the broader narrative. The article spotlights her contributions to the evolving…