Friday, September 5, 2008


Suspended, 2008 (Created exclusively for Aperture by the artist) Thomas Allen

OK is Freebies Friday. Here is another one.

A lot of true talent in one room. Try not to miss it.

Aperture is pleased to announce a compelling panel discussion dedicated to collecting affordable photography. Moderated by Laurel Ptak, Aperture's Educational Programs Manager, the discussion will include Kellie McLaughlin of Aperture's Limited-Edition Photographs Program, Amani Olu, founder and executive director of the Humble Arts Foundation and Director of the Bond Street Gallery, collector Ruben Natal-San Miguel of ARTmostfierce arts blog, and photographer Brian Ulrich.

Geared specifically towards first-time and young collectors, the panelists will share thoughts and give advice on how to start collecting great photography with a reasonable budget.

For over twenty years, Aperture’s limited edition photographs program has offered art lovers and collectors a diverse selection of exhibition-quality prints for sale at affordable prices. These rare photographic treasures include works by pioneers of the medium, including Alfred Stieglitz, Paul Strand, Edward Steichen, and Dorothea Lange, as well as works by contemporary visionaries such as Eikoh Hosoe, Richard Misrach, An-My Lê, Edgar Martins, and Kahn & Selesnick.


Tuesday, September 16
6:30 p.m.

Aperture Gallery
547 West 27th Street, 4th floor
(between 10th and 11th Avenue)
New York, NY
(212) 505-5555

Subway: C, E to 23rd Street and 8th Avenue or 1 to 28th Street and 7th Avenue


Visit Aperture Limited-Edition Prints program:

Media contact: Yseult Chehata, Aperture Foundation, (212) 946-7108;

See you all there!