The Flemish Sensibility

Flanders House is currently showing an exhibition of 22 works by Flemish photographers that illuminate the pictorial skill, expertise, and diversity of the visual art scene in Flanders. The survey includes examples of documentary photography, portrait photography, landscape photography, and commercial photography.

Highlights include a series of four photographs by the renowned and influential photographer Harry Gruyaert, who has been a member of Magnum’s elite group of documentary photographers; and a rare portrait of Paul McCartney by Herman Selleslags, who documented both national and international events for almost half a century and was a photographer for the popular entertainment magazine Humo.

The exhibition can be visited by appointment only during weekdays, between 3 pm – 5pm. For inquiries, please contact
020_Gyumri_ARMGyumri, Armenia, 2007

Exhibition from 01/30/2012 to 07/31/2012
Flanders House
620 Eighth Avenue 44th Floor
New York, NY 10018

About admin

Nick Hannes (°1974) is a photographer based in Antwerp, Belgium. After graduating from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts KASK in Ghent, he worked for various media in Belgium and The Netherlands. Meanwhile he reported on social and political issues in the Balkans and the Middle East. In 2009 his first book ‘Red Journey’, a documentary about transition in the 15 former Soviet republics, was published by Lannoo. 'Mediterranean. The Continuity of Man', a documentary portrait of the Mediterranean region, follows in 2014. His latest book is 'Garden of Delight', a series that won the Magnum Photography Award 2017 and the Zeiss Photography Award 2018. Since 2008 Nick teaches documentary photography at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts (KASK/School of Arts) in Ghent. He is represented by Panos Pictures (London).
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