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Be-hold Announces Online Photo Auction, Closing July 10th

Be-hold announces an online auction of photographs on Wednesday, July 10th, beginning at 11 am EST. The auction will feature an exciting selection of photographs that deal with social, political…

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Featured Exhibit

Contemporary Art Photography: A Selection

By Matt Damsker

Unlike in past periods, there's no mainstream or orthodoxy to art photography in today's post-postmodern era. Where once photographers held to the primacy of black and white…

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Collecting Resources

Cindy Sherman's Film Stills: An Evaluation Nearly 30 Years Later

"She's good enough to be a real actress."

--Andy Warhol, n.d.

"Cindy Sherman's Film Stills are the best of my generation."

--Richard Prince, May 5, 2007 email

Almost 30 years after its completion, Cindy…

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