The Exhibition of Peter Lindbergh
August 17, 2016
The first exhibition in Holland to open on 10 September, devoted to German photographer Peter Lindbergh, which is initiated, produced and toured by Kunsthal Rotterdam will feature more than 220 photographs. Peter Lindbergh is today regarded as one of the most influential fashion photographers of the past forty years.
- The first exhibition will feature more than 220 photographs.
- This spectacular overview of Lindbergh’s extensive oeuvre will also present exclusive material in a large-scale retrospective of the photographer’s work.
- Lindbergh’s pure black-and-white photographs have determined the course of fashion photography since the early 1980’s.
‘A Different Vision on Fashion Photography’
The exhibition ‘A Different Vision on Fashion Photography’ is an ode to Lindbergh’s multi-faceted oeuvre from 1978 to the present day. Regarded as one of the most influential fashion photographers, the multimedia exhibition is presented in a thematic approach marking his creative development and focusing on his themes, imaginary world and passions through the years, into nine different sections: Supermodels, Couturiers, Zeitgeist, Dance, The Darkroom, The Unknown, Silver Screen, Icons and an exclusive Rotterdam gallery. The ‘Rotterdam Gallery’, photographed for the October Issue of Dutch Vogue especially made for the exhibition, shows the results of Lindbergh’s shoot of Dutch top model Lara Stone and emerging talent Elisa Hupkes in the Port of Rotterdam.