Lumiere Brothers Gallery is happy to announce its debut appearance at the international contemporary art fair Cosmoscow. The Gallery will represent two brilliant Artists representing unrivaled american school of the portrature, Steve Schapiro and Greg Gorman.
Founded in 2001, Lumiere Brothers Gallery is one of the oldest photography galleries in Moscow. The gallery represents works by celebrated Soviet constructivists – Boris Ignatovich, Jakov Khalip, and Mikhail Prekhner – and reporters from the 1930s such as Mark Markov-Grinberg, Emmanuil Evzerikhin, Arkadij Shaikhet, Naum Granovsky, and Alexander Ustinov. The gallery has been at the forefront of reintroducing and promoting the work of first class Soviet photographers from the 1960s - 1970s: Vladimir Lagrange, Yuri Abramochkin, Vasily Egorov, Vladimir Bogdanov, and forefathers of the Lithuanian school: Antanas Sutkus, Aleksandras Macijauskas, Romualdas Požerskis. The gallery's pool of artists encompasses a variety of styles, which flourished in Russian photography during the last three decades, featuring, amongst others, underground artist of the 1980s Sergey Borisov, conceptualist Vadim Gushchin, and contemporary architectural photographers: Vladimir Antoshchenkov and Igor Palmin. With over fifteen years of experience in the international art market, the gallery has created close working relationships with many of the foremost photographers and archives. Its pool of artists of international standing includes Ruth Orkin, Steve Schapiro, Sabin Weiss, Harold Feinstein, Wynn Bullock, Arno Rafael Minkkinen, Greg Gorman, and Sasha Gusov. The gallery also presents the work of young contemporary photographers such as Laurent Chehere, Sandro Miller, Kacper Kowalski, and Shigeru Yoshida. Starting from 2005 the gallery provides tailor-made consulting services to corporate and private clients for acquisitions of Russian, American, European and Chinese photography of the 20th century.