Paris Photo 2011
10. 11. 2011 - 13. 11. 2011
Leica Gallery Prague participates in the prestigious photo fair – Paris Photo 2011.
The 15th exposition of PARIS PHOTO welcomed 51,144 visitors (almost 35% increase from 2010). This 15th exposition represented a major step in the evolution of Paris Photo with its new venture at the Grand Palais, offering artists and their works, gallery owners, publishers and the public an exceptional setting and reinforcing the position of the Fair on the world stage as well as on the artistic and cultural Parisian scene. 117 galleries from some 23 countries presented the best of modern and contemporary photography in the Grand Palais from 10th to 13th of November 2011.For this 15th exposition, the salon has honoured African photography from Bamako to Cape Town, and succeeded in revealing the vitality and diversity of the African scene, far away from preconceived ideas. The next edition of Paris Photo will be held at the Grand Palais from the 15th to the 18th of November 2012.
Leica Gallery Prague was the only participant from the Czech Republic and presented these Czech photographers:
Jaromír Funke, Jiří Hanke, Václav Jirásek, Miloslav Kubeš, Jaroslav Kučera, Jan Lauschmann, Jan Lukas, Miloň Novotný, Ivan Pinkava, Tono Stano, Josef Sudek, Daniel Šperl.