Read the latest issue here
Advertisement

Life magazine launches photo exhibition

The exhibition by Life magazine is set to showcase the best of the magazine’s photos and is on display at London’s Atlas Gallery from the end of November.

The exhibition, officially titled LIFE: Selected Prints from the LIFE Magazine Collection (1936-2000), consists of photographs commemorating the iconic magazine, which ran for more than 60 years. The work of influential photographers, such as Margaret Bourke-White, Alfred Eisenstaedt, John Dominis, John Loengard, Nina Leen, J R Eyerman, Andreas Feininger and Joe Rosenthal, whose work shaped modern photojournalism, will be among the photos on show.

Over the course of its run, Life commissioned more than 10 million photographs, capturing all types of subject matter. The photographs being shown in the exhibition have been specially selected and represent the diversity of the Life collection.

Image Loomis Dean: Fun at the Beach, Santa Monica, CA, 1948. © LIFE Gallery of Photography/Courtesy Atlas Gallery

Image John Loengard: The Beatles, Miami Beach, 1964. © John Loengard. Courtesy of LIFE Gallery of Photography/Courtesy Atlas Gallery

Image John Dominis: Frank Sinatra with Ed Sullivan, Miami, Fl, 1964-5 © LIFE Gallery of Photography/Courtesy Atlas Gallery

Image Edward Clark: CPO Graham Jackson Mourning the Death of Franklin Roosevelt, 1945. © LIFE Gallery of Photography/Courtesy Atlas Gallery

Image Alfred Eisenstaedt: VJ Day, Times Square, NY, August 14, 1945. © LIFE Gallery of Photography/Courtesy Atlas Gallery

Image Alfred Eisenstaedt: Children at a puppet theatre, Paris, 1963. © LIFE Gallery of Photography/Courtesy Atlas Gallery

 

The exhibition is open to the public from 28 November to 1 February 2020.

For more information, please visit the Atlas Gallery website.

Don't miss TPS deals!

March 16th, 2020

The Photography Show & The Video Show has been postponed until September, following ongoing...

Portrait photographer Simon Annand to ex...

August 22nd, 2019

The 74 photographs include Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Colin Firth, Maggie Smith and many more Held...

Best Black Friday deals for photographer...

November 27th, 2019

Black Friday is an ideal time to pick up some new gear. Here are...

Rory Lewis prepares for new exhibition

February 6th, 2020

The new portrait exhibition, Selah, will be held at the Wex Photo Video Gallery in...

Sign up to the newsletter!

Subscribe to the Photography News newsletter to get the latest issue of the magazine, news, special offers, occasional surveys and carefully selected partner offerings delivered direct to your inbox.

You may opt-out at any time. Terms and conditions and Privacy Policy.