International Photography Exhibitions

Traveling this summer?  Here are some shows to explore when you’re on the road.

Victoria and Albert Museum in London presents “Figures and Fictions: Contemporary South African Photography” through July 17

Francis Alÿs. Untitled, from <i>When Faith Moves Mountains.</i> 2002. Color photograph. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of The Speyer Family Foundation, Kathy and Richard S. Fuld, Jr., Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis, Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, Anna Marie and Robert F. Shapiro, The Julia Stoschek Foundation, Düsseldorf, and Committee on Media Funds. © 2011 Francis Alÿs

PS1 New York, NY showing Frances Alys’ exhibition “A Story of Deception” through August 1, 2011.

LA MOCA presents “Art in the Streets” through August 8, 2011.  This isn’t really a photography show but it is about street art and it is attracting record numbers of visitors so it may be worth a look.


“Ruth Gruber, Photojournalist” is on display at The International Center for Photography in New York, NY through August 28, 2011.