Duration: October 2nd, 2021– January 09, 2022
Whether fashion, street scenes or architecture, high society or children at play: US photographer Peter Fink (1904–1984) was an international world explorer with his camera. The FFF shows a comprehensive retrospective of his work – and, with never-before-seen images in a new book, provides a fresh look at one of America's most successful photographers. More information
Special moments & inspirations – 2021 was exciting and full of surprises; with photographic highlights from the FFF. To celebrate this our holiday calendar will present special FFF moments and opportunities behind each door. And, as every year, with many gift ideas for photography enthusiasts. Online on our social media channels instagram and facebook.
Exciting background information and intensive insights into the exhibition of Peter Fink – curator Celina Lunsford undertakes a tour full of discovery through the photographic work of a world explorer with a sense of beauty.
[THE “2G-MODEL” APPLIES: VACCINATED, RECOVERED]
FFF SPECIAL: BOOKSIGNING
Book covers: Pavel Odvody »Photography«; Jana Hartmann »Mastering the Elements«
“PHOTOGRAPHY” AND “MASTERING THE ELEMENTS”
Sunday, December 12, 2021, 2–4 pm
Photographers Jana Hartmann and Pavel Odvody sign their books at the FFF: Jana Hartmann’s “Mastering the Elements” was shortlisted by Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards 2021 and “Photography” by Pavel Odvody is a comprehensive monograph on his photographic work.
[THE “2G-MODEL” APPLIES: VACCINATED, RECOVERED.]
FFF Collector’s Edition AND BOOK
PETER FINK. MY MIND’S EYE
On the occasion of the exhibition PETER FINK. MY MIND’S EYE and in collaboration with the estate of Peter Fink, the FFF is offering four special edition prints for purchase. Each photograph is made from Peter Fink’s original negative and analogue printed on fibre-based paper (approx. 30 x 40 cm) in an edition of 25, available for 750€ (plus 19% VAT), including a copy of the publication Peter Fink. My Mind’s Eye, at FFF.
The book, most comprehensive publication to date on the work of the American photographer can be individually purchased for 38€.
Above: Brighton, England, 1958; Refractions, New York City, New York, USA, 1975; Below: Paris, France, 1953; Daisies, New York City, USA, 1976; all: VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2021
Public guided tours
On the occasion of the exhibition PETER FINK. MY MIND'S EYE, the FFF offers again public guided tours. Do not miss the opportunity to get insights into the thematic diversity of the American photographer Peter Fink – every Wednesday at 5 pm.
December schedule: 1st, 8, 15, 22, 2021, each 5 pm
Until today the Fotografie Forum Frankfurt has shown more than 260 exhibitions with Susan Meiselas, Jacques-Henri Lartigue, Helmut Newton, Tina Modotti, Barbara Klemm, Robert Frank, Imogen Cunningham, Sebastião Salgado, Dorothea Lange, Roger Ballen, Sarah Moon, Atta Kim, Andy Warhol, Graciela Iturbide, Alberto Garcia Alix, Walker Evans, Martin Parr, Elinor Carucci, Hans van der Meer, Gisèle Freund and David Maisel. see the archive
FFF Academy Throwback
“VENTURES INTO GLOBAL AGRICULTURE. A MULTIMEDIA APPROACH”
Online lecture with Uwe H. Martin, 18.07.2021
German photographer and FFF Academy 2022 lecturer Uwe H. Martin presents in his Online lecture his works, showing how the artist couple successfully create nuanced and committed narratives with their Slow-Journalism approach.more about the lecture
The Fotografie Forum Frankfurt (FFF) is one of the leading centres of photography in Europe. As an exhibition space, institution and event forum the FFF deals with all aspects of photography. Since its founding in 1984 it has presented more than 250 exhibitions with historic and contemporary artists. Additionally, the programme of the FFF comprises of regular workshops, talks and discussions with internationally renowned photographers, artists and experts.
Fotografie Forum Frankfurt Braubachstraße 30-32, 60311 Frankfurt am Main