Current Events - updated February, 2014
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Here we try to keep up on happenings related to
(b. September 7, 1905 - d. January 23, 1999).
Auction offerings and results we are informed of, exhibits and more if possible.
Additional information is posted as it becomes available.
Click for info about the development of a
catalogue raisonne The
Exhibition Archive has a list of past and
Current & Upcoming exhibits - (sorted by closing date)
Under the Surface: Surrealist Photography at Bowdoin College Museum of Art, February 27 - June 1, 2014 and related talk with Robin Kelsey on February 28, 2014.
At the conclusion of the National Gallery of Art exhibition "A World of Bonds: Frederick Sommer's Photography and Friendships" closed a comprehensive web overview was published. NGA - Frederick Sommer in Context
Victoria and Albert Museum, London
This is a pretty nice webpage about Frederick Sommer.
The best books readily available on Sommer:
Callahan, Siskind, Sommer - At the Crossroads of American
Photography by Britt Salvesen and Keith F. Davis (2009)
Radius Press Book description
This is a great look at the three artists in parallel along with excellent
essays from Keith and Britt - Jeremy Cox
The Art of Frederick Sommer: Photography, Drawing, Collage
This book is widely available with several
since the release in May 2005. Distributed by
Yale University Press, New Haven and London (ISBN
0-300-10783-8), for the Frederick & Frances Sommer