Recent Picture Galleries

The defining images of our turbulent times
A close look at the extraordinary and awe-inspiring photographs of the innovative VII Photo Agency
Published: Friday, 23 March 2012
The artist with the bad camera
Miroslav Tichý made a camera from tin cans, cardboard and rubber bands - the results were unusual
Published: Friday, 16 March 2012
Utopia and Dystopia in Houston, Texas
The Museum of Fine Arts Houston explores 150 years of utopian and dystopian visions at FotoFest 2012
Published: Thursday, 15 March 2012
Nadja Groux's view from above
A gritty portrait of life on one Harlem street corner showing at the Brussels photography and architecture Biennale
Published: Tuesday, 13 March 2012
Jeff Brouws photographs atomic America
Nuclear missile silos and rural life co-exist in Jeff Brouws' Pictet Prize-nominated photographs

Published: Thursday, 1 March 2012
The New Topographics - Euro style
Maximilian Haidacher's photos take in European cities, the Alps and model villages

Published: Monday, 20 February 2012
Floating on the edge of fantasy
Dutch artist Scarlett Hooft Graafland immerses herself in the environments she photographs
Published: Wednesday, 15 February 2012
Jamie Diamond brings 'the family'
New York photographer's images of fake family life have a surreal creepiness that goes beyond eccentricity
Published: Monday, 6 February 2012
Beth Hoeckel at the edge of the world
The Baltimore-based photographer and collage artist's unusual landscapes mix people, place and perspective
Published: Monday, 6 February 2012
Ákos Major's melancholy mind
The Austria-based Hungarian photographer waits for grey days to shoot his lonely landscape photographs
Published: Friday, 27 January 2012
Getting to know the face behind the photograph
Tim Mantoani tracks down the world's most famous images - and the photographers who made them
Published: Thursday, 26 January 2012
The striking hyper-collages of Jim Kazanjian
Portland, Oregon-based CGI whizz plays havoc with architecture, engineering and photography
Published: Wednesday, 25 January 2012
John Foster's curious collection of snapshots
How a childhood organising things by shape, colour and texture led to a most unusual miscellany of images

Published: Friday, 20 January 2012


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