Photo London is a unique photography event. It will feature a major international photography fair for up to 70 exhibitors including the world’s leading photography galleries and publishers, alongside an innovative public programme supported by the LUMA Foundation. Photo London will showcase the broad range of photographic practice – from vintage to contemporary – and is produced by Candlestar, an internationally renowned cultural consultancy with an outstanding reputation within the field of photography and the arts.
Photo London will present an innovative public programme supported by the LUMA Foundation. The programme will include; an installation series set in the courtyard of Somerset House; late-night Music & Photography and a special talks programme featuring some of the world’s leading photographers. Photo London has commissioned two significant exhibitions for the Embankment Galleries in Somerset House. For the first time in the UK, Iranian photographer Kaveh Golestan’s The Citadel will be on display, a collection of portraits taken from his series Prostitute. In addition to this, the V&A will present Beneath the Surface, a selection of unseen gems from the museum’s photography archive. This major show will run until 24 August 2015.
Visitors are encouraged to book tickets for Photo London in advance.Tickets will be available online in March 2015.