ON OUR COVER: An image by Birthe Piontek from her “Sub Rosa” series. Piontek is represented by
Charles Guice of Charles Guice Contemporary, one of the private photography dealers interviewed in
“Behind the Scene,” page 30.
THIS PAGE: A collodion wet-plate image by Gary Briechle, who joined the Catherine Edelman Gallery
in Chicago last year. Edelman and three other gallery owners talk about the photographers they have
recently signed, and why, in “What Galleries Want,” page 24.
How Adam Pretty prepares to shoot his sixth
Olympic Games; Jan Grarup’s story on a man trying
to transform war-torn Mogadishu gets published as
an 18-page article; in Burma, photographers now find
opportunities to document stories that have been off
limits for years, but still face practical challenges.
BY DAVID WALKER AND MEGHAN AHEARN
The Fine-ArT phoTogrAphy issue
20 WHAT DOES “LIMITED EDITION”
A collector’s lawsuit against William Eggleston shines a
spotlight on the legal definition of a limited edition and
the ethics of printing new editions of older works.
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24 WHAT GALLERIES WANT
PDN talks to four gallery owners to find out which
photographers they signed recently, how they found
them and what convinced them to make the leap from
liking a photographer’s work to giving it space in their
BY HOLLY STUART HUGHES
30 BEHIND THE SCENE
Private art dealers, who sell work without the benefit
of a brick-and-mortar gallery, can be great assets to
photographers both financially and in developing their
BY CONOR RISCH
36 INKJET PAPERS THAT WILL GIVE YOUR
Check out our favorite fine-art and specialty inkjet
papers that are sure to make your images stand out.
B Y THEANO NIKITAS
66 Spotlight: Inside the
Gallery at Hermès
Cory Jacobs, curator for the Gallery at Hermès, explains
how the private gallery in the luxury retailer’s space
works with photographers.
IN TERVIE W BY HOLLY STUART HUGHES
70 Client Meeting: Smart Book
Since Richard Avedon shot ads for Neiman Marcus in
the Fifties, photographers have been key to the brand’s
reputation for innovation and fashion authority.
BY CONOR RISCH
The winners’ gallery of The Curator, the search
for outstanding and undiscovered fine-art
photography, begins on page 41.