10 Information’s You Need to Know About the Paris Photo Fair!
Paris Photo is an international art fair of photography held in Paris, France in mid-November and this year for the first time in USA in Los Angeles at the end of April.
It was created in 1996, and is also known as the most prestigious art fair concentrated on historical and contemporary photography and also on modern art.
The first Paris Photo art fair is held in the Carrousel du Louvre.
Each year this fair brings together artists, with diverse collections of photography and common idea new friendships and introducing creative photography ideas
In 2006, the number of public visitors was 40,000, and on the first fair in Los Angeles this year were about 13,000 visitors.
Paris Photo offers special jury prize (12,000 euros) sponsored by BMW
Partners and Friends of this fair are: GIORGIO ARMANI, BMW and The Wall Street Journal
Paris Photo Fair brings vitality and freshness also in the photography book sector.
The “Paris Photo Book Awards” will be given to exhibitors from a selection of 30 books published over the past 15 years.
This Year on the Paris photo fair take a place 135 confirmed galleries and 27 publishers & booksellers