Paris Photo 2018 – 22nd Edition
Paris Photo 2018 welcomes everyone to the majestic Grand Palais for its 22nd edition. 168 galleries and 31 art book dealers throughout 5 sectors.
In the nave, get an in depth look at the work of an artists with 39 solo & duo shows, discover 14 exceptional projects in our PRISMES sector dedicated to series, large-formats and installations in the Salo n d’Honneur, view artist films featured in the Film sector at the m2k Grand Palais cinéma, and discover Curiosa the new thematic sector which this year unveils a selection of images focusing on the body, gender and eroticism in photo graphy. In addition to the artworks proposed by the galleries and publishers, Paris Photo invites you to discover an ambitious public programme of exhibitions including the private collection of the Californian Nion McEvoy, the JPMorgan Chase Art Collection, and the laureate of the BMW Residency, Baptiste Rabichon, to name just a few. Don’t miss the Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards, the Platform conversations exploring key issues in the field, numerous signatures sessions with leading artists, and the Carte Blanche student laureates, and not least, a tribute this year to women in photography. In partnership with the French Ministry of Culture, a special itinerary spotlights artworks by women, beginning at the fair and continuing on to other institutions throughout Paris.
Paris Photo is the international rendez-vous for im age-based art – a platform for discovery and exchange – and showcase for the incredible vitality of photographic creation today.
Paris Photo is the largest international art fair dedicated to the photographic medium and is held each November at the historic Grand Palais in Paris. Since 1997, the Fair’s mission is to promote and nurture photographic creation and the galleries, publishers and artists at its source.
Paris Photo brings together up to 200 exhibitors from across the world, offering collectors and enthusiasts the most diverse and qualitative presentation of photography-driven projects today. Leading galleries showcase historical and contemporary artworks from modern masters to young talents. Specialized publishers and art book dealers present unique and rare editions, as well as book launches and signature sessions with many of today’s most renowned artists.
Paris Photo also provides visitors with first-hand insights and access to the art world. Programming includes curated exhibitions with renowned public and private institutions, awards, conversation cycles with curators, artists, collectors, and critics, and special events exploring the unique history of the medium; varying visions, practices and emerging trends. In addition, the Fair’s “In Paris during Paris Photo” programme reunites a dense network of cultural institutions throughout Paris comprising some of the most historically rich photographic collections in the world.
The 22nd edition of Paris Photo will take place Thursday, November 8 through Sunday, November 11.