Peter Kayafas named a 2019 Guggenheim Fellow

Kayafas and McDonough exhibition at Sarah Shepard Gallery

The second exhibition at the new Sarah Shepard Gallery features the work of New York artists Peter Kayafas & Paul McDonough and is in collaboration with Sasha Wolf Projects.

 

 

Bryan Schutmaat at Pier 24

This Land focuses on work made throughout the United States within the past decade. The photographers assembled here examine aspects of the country’s current social climate, from the mundane to the politicized.

Participating Artists:
Dawoud Bey | Guillermo Galindo | Bruce Gilden | Jim Goldberg | Katy Grannan | An-My Lê | Richard Misrach | James Nares | Paolo Pellegrin | Daniel Postaer | Alessandra Sanguinetti | Bryan Schutmaat | Alec Soth | Deanna Templeton | Ed Templeton | Brian Ulrich | Corine Vermeulen | Donovan Wylie

Tema Stauffer’s monograph, Upstate, now available

Tema’s monograph, Upstate, now available from Daylight Books.

Selections from UPSTATE were awarded First Prize in ilon Art Gallery’s Annual Juried Photography Competition. The group exhibition of work by all selected artists, American Splendour: New Photography, will be on view from June 1 – August 12.

Gus Powell is the July cover of PDN magazine

Congratulations to Gus for nabbing the cover of PDN magazine.  And in more great news, Peperoni Books will be publishing Gus’s new monograph, Family Car Trouble, this coming Fall 2018.

New River Photographs by Adam Katseff

Adam has made two new River photographs that we wanted to share with you.
For more information please contact us.

Adam’s work was recently featured in Wired (USA) and Photography is Art (Hong Kong).

Bryn Mawr acquires work by Meike Nixdorf

Plate #18, 2015

Sasha Wolf Projects is thrilled to share the news that Bryn Mawr College has acquired 4 prints from Nixdorf’s The Earth Transforms series this past December.

Back by Popular Demand

Sasha Wolf and Jess T Dugan’s workshop sold out at the 2017 Filter Photo Festival so Filter is offering it again this April in case you missed your chance!

Join Sasha Wolf and Jess T. Dugan for an immersive weekend of professional practices. This weekend workshop includes full-day seminars on Saturday and Sunday with an optional Friday night critique. This workshop is ideal for photographers looking to gain insight into professional aspects of the art world.

For more info or to register, click here.

CONGRATULATIONS TO SWP ARTIST, KRIS GRAVES

The Artist, 2014

Kris has been chosen as the first recipient of the newly created Anne Wilkes Tucker Young Photographers Endowment for 2017-2018.

The Anne Wilkes Tucker Young Photographers Endowment is an annual acquisition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, that celebrates the outstanding achievement of an emerging photographer 35 and under.

Anne Wilkes Tucker is the founding curator of the MFAH’s photography department. In her 40-year career at the Museum, Tucker built the photography collection from a scant 141 prints to a collection of more than 30,000 photographs. This endowment celebrates Anne’s foresight by continuing the acquisition of excellent emerging photographers.

Sasha’s workshop at Filter Festival

Sasha is very excited to be teaching a workshop at this year’s Filter Festival with her friend, photographer, Jess Dugan. 

GETTING SEEN, GETTING SHOWN: PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES FOR THE FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHER

Jess T. Dugan and Sasha Wolf
Filter Festival
Chicago, IL
September 21, 2017
Click here for more information and to register. 

Kris Graves on August PDN cover

Sasha’s solo booth installation of Kris Graves’s Testament Project  at the Art on Paper fair graces the cover of PDN’s August issue. Inside the magazine is a conversation with Sasha about the impact of online marketplaces  and art fairs on the brick and mortar gallery.
Kris Graves

ARTIST NEWS: Kris Graves Shortlisted for Aperture Portfolio Prize

We are so happy to announce that Kris Graves was shortlisted for the 2017 Aperture Portfolio prize

This year, Aperture’s Staff reviewed more than 700 portfolios, submitted from all over the world. The winner of the 2017 Aperture Portfolio Prize will be announced in May 2017, and will be published in Aperture magazine, receive a cash prize, and present an exhibition at Aperture Gallery and Bookstore in New York.

We here at SWP are so proud of Kris. 

Congratulations as well to the other four finalists:
Emmanuelle Andrianjafy, Nancy Floyd, Balarama Heller, and Natalie Krick. 

NEW WORK: DOUG FOGELSON

Doug Fogelson’s new work is a return to the photogram technique. Here he makes whimsical studies of cameras. You can see all of Doug’s work here.

New Work: Tema Stauffer

Most of the pictures in Tema Stauffer’s new body of work, Upstate, are made in and around Columbia County nestled along the Hudson River in upstate NY. You can see more of the work here.