Current Events - updated June, 2015
Learning some new software and related programs. Please be patient of errors or fumbled updates! There has been scholarly articles written in the last year but not many exhibitions to note
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)
Frederick Sommer : Glue Drawings
Exhibition of works showing the hand of the artist directly upon the works at Bruce Silverstein Gallery, NYC
June 11 - July 31, 2015
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
This is also a nice webpage about Frederick Sommer.
Victoria and Albert Museum, London
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