Nephews by Fryd Frydendahl - Book Launch and Conversation

May 12, 2017
6:30 - 8

Join us on May 12, 6.30-8PM as Allen Frame and Fryd Frydendahl will be in conversation about Frydendahl’s book and longterm project, Nephews.

Fryd Frydendahl will be signing books after the talk. Join the event on Facebook here

Nephews, Regular (Edition of 500) $50 Nephews, Deluxe (Edition of 50) $90 (Deluxe Ed. includes a signed and numbered print) We also have a limited edition poster for sale. Which is signed and numbered by the artist. Nephews, Poster (Edition of 25) $40

In Denmark Nephews was predicted “…a photo book classic.” by the acclaimed newspaper Weekend Avisen.

About the Book: Nephews has been more than 10 years in the making and is the result of a collaboration between the artist Fryd Frydendahl and the two young boys her sister left behind upon passing. What started as a need to fill her own void has turned into a communication across geographic and emotional barriers’ while turning into a “document of time and a family story about growing up and doing it together”. In collaborating, the three of them have renegotiated a tragedy that could have very easily set them all adrift. They chose each other, instead. The images speak for themselves, and the work is overwhelmingly generous.

The book is printed in an edition of 500 Hardcover. 184 pages Dimensions: 26 x 34 cm/ 10.2 x 13.4" Graphic design by Jacob Birch/ Spine Studio Texts by Fryd Frydendahl, Allen Frame and Hans Otto Jørgensen

About Fryd Frydendahl: Fryd Frydendahl  divides her time between New York and Denmark. Frydendahl was born on the west coast of Denmark in 1984, graduated from Fatamorgana, the Danish school of art photography, in 2006, and received an Advanced Certificate from The International Center of Photography, General Studies in 2009.  Her first book,  Familiealbum, was published by the Danish Publishing house Nyt Nordisk  Forlag in 2007 and she has been producing and publishing books ever since. She is the recipient of grants from Fogtdahl’s Rejsestipendie, The Henry Margolis Foundation, and Josephine Lyons Merit Scholarship. She was a part of the 2011 CCNY fellowship program. Frydendahl is currently working on a solo exhibition at V1 Gallery in conjunction with the release of Nephews from Konnotation.

About Allen Frame: Allen Frame is represented by Gitterman Gallery in New York where he has had solo exhibitions of photography in 2005, 2009, and 2013. His 2013 exhibition Dialogue with Bolaño was presented at the Museum of Art of the Sonora in Hermosillo, Mexico, in 2014. He has also had solo shows in Paris (Galerie Polaris), Budapest (Liget Galeria), and Zurich (Schedler Galerie). His work has been included extensively in group shows since 1976. Detour, a compilation of his photographs over a decade, was published by Kehrer Verlag Heidelberg in 2001. He currently serves on the Board of Baxter Street at the Camera Club of New York. He has been the recipient of grants from the Penny McCall Foundation, the Peter Reed Foundation, Creative Time, Art Matters, CECArtslink and others. He is an Adjunct Professor of Photography at Pratt Institute (MFA), the School of Visual Arts (BFA), and the International Center of Photography. He graduated from Harvard University and grew up in Mississippi.

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