Opening May 21 - Fotografiska, the new museum of photography in Stockholm

© Lennart Nilsson
20 Weeks
From the series "A Child is Born"

The Grand opening of "Fotografiska" is scheduled for Friday this week and there will be an opening ceremony at 12PM outside the museum followed by book signing and much more.

The opening exhibitions:

A Photographer's Life 1990–2005 - Annie Leibovitz
The Birthday Party - Vee Speers
Bodies - Joel-Peter Witkin
A child is Born - Lennart Nilsson

Visit the website of "Fotografiska" (in English)
Read the in depth interview with Annie Leibovitz published on 591 Photography (interview by Cyril Hellman)

Vee Speers
Untitled #1
From the series The Birthday Party

© Joel-Peter Witkin
Night in a Small Town, 2007
From the series Bodies

Annie Leibovitz (American, b. 1949)
Mikhail Baryshnikov and Rob Besserer, Cumberland Island, Georgia, 1990
chromogenic print
Photograph © Annie Leibovitz
From Annie Leibovitz: A Photographer’s Life 1990 – 2005

Stora Tullhuset

The view