Art photography

April 27, 2018 - 12:15 pm
LONDON (AP) — Britain's Natural History Museum has disqualified a photograph from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition after concluding that the image of an anteater moving toward a termite mound at night involved at taxidermy specimen. The photograph taken in Brazil's Emas National...
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This Thursday, April 19, 2018, photo shows exhibition curator Anne Wilkes Tucker, left, and Library of Congress photo curator Beverly Brannan, right, during a media preview of the exhibit "Not An Ostrich: And Other Images From America's Library," at the Annenberg Space For Photography in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
April 21, 2018 - 11:55 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — If a picture tells a thousand words, the Library of Congress is bringing 440,000 of them to Los Angeles with a free-wheeling photo exhibition that seeks to define America's zeitgeist in a way people have never seen. "Not An Ostrich: And Other Images From America's Library," which...
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People wear white masks in support of Catalonian politicians jailed on charges of sedition and condemning the arrest of Catalonia's former president, Carles Puigdemont, in Germany, during a protest in Figures, Spain, Thursday, April. 5, 2018. A German court has ruled that former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont can be released on bail pending a decision on his possible extradition to Spain. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
April 07, 2018 - 3:31 am
Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see. This week's images include Orthodox Christian Holy Week traditions in a Romanian village;...
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A television journalist reports in front of a blank white wall where art works by artist Santiago Sierra were hung before being taken down in a gallery on the first day of annual the ARCO International Art Fair in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Madrid's International Art Fair has yanked an exhibition entitled "Political Prisoners in Contemporary Spain," prompting charges of censorship against the government-funded body which operates the event venue. (AP Photo/Paul White)
February 21, 2018 - 11:00 am
MADRID (AP) — Madrid's International Contemporary Art Fair on Wednesday yanked a photo exhibition called "Political Prisoners in Contemporary Spain," prompting charges of censorship against the government-funded body which operates the event venue. The spat came during efforts by pro-independence...
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In this Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, file photo, the Mayon volcano spews ash as it erupts behind Legazpi city, Albay province, southeast of Manila, Philippines. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez, File)
January 26, 2018 - 9:20 am
AP photographer Bullit Marquez has been chronicling in dazzling imagery the eruption of one of Asia's most picturesque volcanoes, Mount Mayon, which has displaced more than 78,000 villagers in the northeastern Philippines. For nearly two weeks, Mayon — famous for its near-perfect cone shape — has...
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In this Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, photo, a part of the "Flashes of Memory" exhibition of the photos from the Holocaust is seen at at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem. Israel’s Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial's latest exhibition explores the power of photography during World War II. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)
January 25, 2018 - 2:53 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — Staring at grainy video footage of Jewish children marching to their freedom though the barbed-wire fences of the Auschwitz death camp, 79-year-old Vera Kriegel Grossman excitedly points a finger at the screen upon identifying a dark-haired girl in a dirty striped uniform as her 6-...
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In this Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 photo, anti-government demonstrators help a woman in a wheelchair get past a burning barricade they erected to block the road to Valle de los Angeles, on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras. The government has lifted the curfew it imposed last week for nine of the country's 18 provinces, but left it in place for the two biggest cities, Tegucigalpa and San Pedro Sula. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
December 08, 2017 - 11:06 am
This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean, published in the past week. Tensions stayed high in Honduras, with no definitive winner declared in the second week since the Central American nation's presidential...
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In this 1950 photo provided by Thames and Hudson, is Julia Child in Cassis, France that is part of the exhibit, "France is a Feast - The Photographic Journey of Paul and Julia Child," at the Napa Valley Museum in Yountville, Calif. The exhibit features rarely seen photographs by Paul Child taken between 1948 to 1954 when he and Julia Child lived in Paris. (Paul Child/The Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University via AP)
November 21, 2017 - 7:04 pm
YOUNTVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Mention Julia Child and the image that comes to mind is a tall woman with a spoon in one hand, saying in a high voice, "Bon appetit!" That was Child in her heyday as a 1960s TV show host teaching Americans the art of French cooking. But a new photo exhibit at California's...
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This cover image released by Taschen shows “Good News,” by photographer David LaChappelle. (Taschen via AP)
November 13, 2017 - 1:02 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Know a book lover with a coffee table and a passion? Then you're good to go on a gift. Coffee-table books aren't usually high on the self-purchase priority list but they can make great holiday gifts if chosen carefully. Some suggestions: FASHION & STYLE — Russell Westbrook,...
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November 12, 2017 - 1:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department says it wants to question a woman caught on video mailing stolen art back to the Museum of Modern Art. Police said the woman was seen on surveillance video at a shipping store Thursday as she mailed two stolen photographs valued at $105,000. They were...
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