Les Rencontres d’Arles opens today with a vibrant programme of photography exhibitions and events taking place over the summer until 20 September. The festival pays close attention to influential photographer Stephen Shore, whose work is presented in a comprehensive solo show by the FUNDACIÓN MAPFRE in collaboration with Les Rencontres d’Arles.
Stephen Shore, Les Rencontres d’Arles 2015
Hiroshi Sugimoto: Still Life, Pace Gallery, London
Thirteen large-format photographs from conceptual artist Hiroshi Sugimoto’s ongoing Diorama series, executed between 1976 and 2012, feature far-flung landscapes which initially seem to be documents of the natural world.
Interview: artist Matt Gee
Gallery 268, London, presents Matt Gee: Nutri-Artifice, consisting of two bodies of work which resonate in between art and science with a visual language reminiscent of props used in a laboratory.