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Tuesday, February 23, 2010
The Launch of 1500 Gallery in New York
Announcing the launch of 1500 Gallery, located in New York City's West Chelsea gallery district at 511 West 25th Street, #607. 1500 Gallery specializes in Brazilian photography, and is the first art gallery in the world with this explicit focus. 1500 interprets the notion of "Brazilian photography" to comprise photography made by Brazilian photographers, as well as images bearing a conceptual or thematic relationship to Brazil. 1500 represents the work of 17 artists, both emerging and established: 6 of 1500's photographers are represented in the Sao Paulo Museum of Art's Collection of Photography. 1500's collection of images include both contemporary and vintage photography.