Photodetail: Christer Strömholm

Miss T recommend…

…a visit to the extraordinairy photo gallery Fotografiska when ever you are in Stockholm. How could we live without this institution to be, for so many years photography was a homeless artform in Sweden. Since it opened some years ago it has had a constant trail of interesting worldclass exibitions. This autumn works of CHR, Christer Strömholm, Swedens most famous photographer.
A slightly wider picture appear when the photographer’s sons has put togather the portfolio of his visits on the streets in Spain, US and Paris, says Jakob Strömholm to DI weekend.
In 1950 and -60’s CHR created the famous collection Les Amies de Place de Blanche about his friends on the transsexual arena in Paris. His favourite model Nana (pictured above) opened the exibition at Fotografiska a week ago.


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