Posts Tagged ‘Ofr Gallery Paris’

Calendar Exhibition in Paris further extended to September 10th

Friday, August 27th, 2010

Sam's show at Ofr in Paris has been further extended to September 10th.

The bookstore/gallery is open 7 days a week and is situated just south of Republic in the charming leafy streets of the Marais.

Fashion-Etc-Sam-Haskins-Calendar-02.jpg

This is the first ever retrospective of Sam's calendar assignments spanning 30 years of work. The show also includes two rare vintage black and white prints - printed, retouched and signed by Sam and a selection of contemporary inkjet prints of iconic images from the sixties. Plus the first showing in Europe of the only limited editions (a set of four images in an edition of 10 each) ever printed by Sam - produced just before his death last November.

Technorati Tags:
,
,
,
,

Calendar Retrospective

Sunday, July 11th, 2010

The show opened in Paris on Thursday, in the small gallery behind the popular Ofr bookstore in Paris. Ofr is a visual hot-spot for the fashion and photographic crowd. A place to secure anything from the current Japanese Vogue to vintage copies of Twen and the latest photo and fashion books.

The Paris show offers an opportunity, for the first time ever, to view the evolution of Sam's calendar work over three decades from 1971.

Ofr gallery is also presenting a small collection of Sam's prints; rare original signed silver vintages from the sixties (printed and retouched by Sam), contemporary inkjet prints of sixties images and a set of the only limited edition colour work ever printed by Sam.

The show - originally intended to run until August 25th - has been extended to September 5th. Tell your friends and colleagues!

Ofr-Opening.jpg


Calendars-01.jpg


Calendars-02.jpg


Framed-B&W-01.jpg


Technorati Tags:
,
,
,
,

Celebrating Summer and Paris

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

Ofr Bookstore and Gallery are hosting an intimate fun show of Sam's work. This is the first retrospective of Sam's legendary calendar photography, produced primarily for Pentax from 1971 to 2000. The show runs from July 9th through to the end of August.

The 'Summer' part of the theme is obviously represented by the calendars whereas 'Paris' is being represented by 'November Girl' in various states of deshabillé with her melancholic longings in a bohemian bedroom and a cigarette to hand. In fact, the pictures were shot in Sam's studio in Johannesburg in 1966, using sets he styled and built, 'November Girl' has always been a firm favourite with the French who view her as quintessentially Parisian.

Two very rare signed vintage prints (with a handful of exceptions, Sam's vintage archive was unsigned) will be offered along with contemporary prints and vintage calendars.

See you in Paris...

[Ludwig]

Ofr Haskins Exhibition Poster 4.jpg


Ofr Haskins Exhibition Poster zoom.jpg


November Girl with image on wall 01.jpg



Agrandir le plan


Technorati Tags:
,
,
,
,