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New Pieter Hugo Monograph

A new book by Pieter Hugo, La Cucaracha, will be released by Editorial RM (Barcelona/Mexico City) in March 2020. The monograph features 54 images taken by Hugo in Mexico in 2018 and 2019, as well as texts by Mario Bellatin and Ashraf Jamal. For more information, please visit the gallery’s Publications page.

Pieter Hugo, Myoung Ho Lee and Alison Rossiter at J. Paul Getty Museum

Photographic works by Pieter Hugo, Myoung Ho Lee and Alison Rossiter are on view in Unseen: 35 Years of Collecting Photographs, at the J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA, from December 17, 2019 - March 8, 2020. Commemorating the 35th anniversary of the photography collection, Unseen creates a dialog between its ‘hidden treasures’, none of which have been exhibited at the Getty before. For more information, please visit the Getty Museum website.

Meghann Riepenhoff and Mark Ruwedel at the Joslyn Art Museum

Works by Meghann Riepenhoff and Mark Ruwedel will be on view in Fact and Fiction in Contemporary Photography at the Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha, NE, from February 8 - May 10, 2020. Featuring works ranging from abstract, cameraless and digitally manipulated to ‘straight’ photography, the exhibition’s 20 artists survey possibilities for understanding, and undermining, the notion of photographic veracity. Other featured artists include James Casabere, John Divola, Lalla Essaydi, Mickalene Thomas and Carrie Mae Weems. For more information, please visit the Joslyn Art Museum website.

Hassan Hajjaj at the Maison Européenne de la Photographie

An immersive solo exhibition by Hassan Hajjaj, Carte Blanche, was on view at the Maison Européenne de la Photographie (MEP) in Paris, from September 11 - November 17, 2019. Carte Blanche featured photography, video, furniture and installation exploring Hajjaj’s wide-ranging interests including fashion, consumerism, and the cross-cultural musical scenes of London and North Africa. For more information, please visit the MEP website [French].

Sanlé Sory at Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

Studio photographs by Sanlé Sory were on view in Shape of Light: Defining Photographs from the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY, from September 20 - December 15, 2019. As the Center’s first exhibition dedicated to its photographic collection, Shape of Light celebrated the diverse history, innovation, and medium of the photographic works in the show. For more information, please visit the Loeb Art Center website.

New Edition of Kohei Yoshiyuki Monograph

A new monograph of Kohei Yoshiyuki’s seminal photographic series, The Park, was published by Radius Books and Yossi Milo in September 2019. Photographs from The Park series were taken between 1971 and 1979 in the parks of Tokyo at night using infrared film and flash. The new edition features all of the original photographs, never-before-seen images and documentation of the original 1980 and 1982 magazines, Document: Koen. For more information, please visit the gallery’s Publications page.

Doron Langberg in the Brooklyn Rail

Curator and writer Osman Can Yerebakan reviewed Doron Langberg’s solo exhibition, Likeness, in the Brooklyn Rail, stating Langberg “orchestrates symphonies of figures, surroundings, and waves of abstraction in masterly concert.” To read the full review, please visit the Brooklyn Rail website.

Simen Johan at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock

A solo exhibition of photographs by Simen Johan was on view at Brad Cushman Gallery at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, AK, from October 12 - December 2, 2019, concurrent with the artist’s tenth solo exhibition at Yossi Milo Gallery. Johan’s hybrid images, assembled from hundreds of disparate images taken around the world, feature animals in turbulent scenes of power play and dramatic poses. Johan gave an artist talk at the university's Windgate Center of Art and Design on November 15, 2019. For more information, please visit the Brad Cushman Gallery website.

Sanlé Sory at Maison Européenne de la Photographie

Portrait photographs by Sanlé Sory were featured in Studio Africain at the Maison Européenne de la Photographie (MEP) in Paris, France, from September 11 – November 17, 2019. Studio Africain explored the practice of four West African photographers whose work established the identity of African communities in a post-colonial, independent era. Other featured artists include Seydou Keïta, Abdourahmane Sakaly, and Malick Sidibé. For more information, please visit the MEP website [French].

Matthew Brandt at Newark Museum

Matthew Brandt’s exhibition, Rocks and Eagles, was on view at the Newark Museum in Newark, NJ. In his first East-coast solo show, Brandt will present large-scale photographic works made from unusual materials, such as silver dollars, leaded glass windows and rocks deaccessioned from the Museum’s Natural Science Collection. For more information, please visit the Newark Museum website.

Kyle Meyer at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

A photo-weaving by Kyle Meyer was featured in A History of Photography: Selections from the Museum’s Collection from March 6 - September 15, 2019 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX. The exhibition traced the history of photography from its invention to the present day, showcasing important works from the museum’s collection with a focus on images featuring LGBTQ subjects and photographers. Other featured artists include Diane Arbus, Catherine Opie, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Duane Michals. For more information, please visit the MFA website.

Yossi Milo Gallery at Paris Photo 2019

Yossi Milo Gallery was pleased to participate in the 23rd edition of Paris Photo, which took place at the Grand Palais from November 7 - 10, 2019. The gallery presented the work of Matthew Brandt, Marco Breuer, Norm Clasen, Hassan Hajjaj, Chris McCaw, Kyle Meyer, Meghann Riepenhoff, Alison Rossiter, Sanlé Sory and Kohei Yoshiyuki. For more information, please visit the Paris Photo website.