With the close of the perennial photography show in the United States, AIPAD has a host of reasons to celebrate. The photography market is firm. Dealers of all types specifically mentioned and publicly showed that sales were present. For those feeling the old tried and true images are out of reach, dealers had numerous contemporary works to mull over.
Photography of course is one of the few mediums that evolves through technological innovation. This year delved into form and function from man made saguaros to bridges in decay and in their finest. The social justice advocated from the days of the New York Photo League to legions of today’s Montauk surfers make any collector envy at what incredible artist have uncovered for our visual record. Further investigate: Bourke-White, Feininger, Horst and Rosenblum.