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Dora Maar Touring Exhibition Opens at Centre Pompidou

“Who is Dora Maar?” That's the question a traveling exhibition seeks to answer. The exhibition, organized in partnership between Centre Pompidou, Tate Modern and the J. Paul Getty Museum, aims…

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Featured Exhibit

She's Got Legs

By Matt Damsker

Has any body part lent itself more variously and evocatively to photographic fantasy than the leg? Legs are probably the most fetishized of appendages (thanks, in part,…

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Collecting Resources

The Insider's Guide to Buying Photographs

Besides historical and aesthetic considerations, most photography collectors ultimately will face the real economic issue of both buying and selling images.

Few of us merely inherit a collection and then pass…

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