Wednesday, March 9

Annie Leibovitz - Women: New Portraits

"Wapping Hydraulic Power Station is a spare, redbrick ex-industrial utility space, not one of the glossy, high-end galleries that populate the West End of London. At first, it seemed odd that a photographer of the standing of Annie Leibovitz should have chosen such a place, well away from the comfort zone of the art-dealing classes, to launch her traveling exhibition 'Women: New Portraits.' But any woman who visits will understand, with a gradual and visceral realization, why Leibovitz has positioned her long-collected essay on womanhood very deliberately here, off the beaten track of money and establishment art. ..."
VOGUE: Annie Leibovitz’s New Exhibit Is a Life-Affirming Celebration of Womanhood
WOMEN: New Portraits - Annie Leibovitz (Video)
NY Times: Annie Leibovitz’s Classic Portraits of Women, Now in Expanded Form
Vanity Fair (Video)
Architectural Digest: Annie Leibovitz Discusses Her 2016 Traveling Exhibition, WOMEN: New Portraits

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