For the third year, Leica Camera is a proud sponsor of Paris Photo Los Angeles, the U.S. edition of the celebrated art fair. Held annually each spring at Paramount Pictures Studios, the fair provides an ideal setting to explore how artists have been and are using photography and moving image in their work in the 20th and 21st centuries.
Please join Leica at
Paris Photo Los Angeles
During the fair, the Leica Store LA will have a new product on display…To be the first to see it in person, make sure to come by 8783 Beverly Blvd!
More information on Paris Photo website.
Francois Fontaine “Silenzio!”
Leica presents the exhibition “Silenzio!” by Francois Fontaine. The series is both an homage to cinema and a reflection on memory, dream, and fantasy. Fontaine’s work questions film memory, as well as the future of the materiality of cinema.
Book Signing at the Leica booth with Francois Fontaine
Friday, May 1 at 4:30pm
Learn more about Francois Fontaine here.
Daniel Arsham “A Special Project For Leica Camera”
Celebrating fine art beyond photography, Leica also exhibits sculptures by Daniel Arsham. Reimagined as relics of a time past, the artist introduces iconic Leica camera models cast in geological materials such as obsidian, crystal, and volcanic ash.
Learn more about Daniel Arsham.
Win “Eyes Wide Open! - 100 Years of Leica Photography” Book
with Leica’s Paris Photo LA Instagram Contest
You have the chance to win a copy of “Eyes Wide Open! - 100 Years of Leica Photography” photo book each day during Paris Photo LA! A guest photographer will pick his favorite photo shared on Instagram to determine who the lucky winners will be.
To enter for a chance to win one of the daily prizes:
- Step 1: Take a photo during Paris Photo LA at Paramount Studios on your smart phone
- Step 2: Upload the photo to your Instagram account
- Step 3: Tag it with #ParisPhotoLA #LeicaEyesWideOpen and share it before Sunday May 3rd at 6pm PST
The official account holder of the photo that is chosen will be awarded the photo book. Each daily winner will be chosen the following day. The announcement will be made on Leica’s Instagram (@Leica_Camera) and Twitter accounts (@leica_camera and @LeicaGalleryLA). Prize delivery information will be provided to winners after the contest has ended.
Only photos submitted through Instagram and tagged with #ParisPhotoLA and #LeicaEyesWideOpen will be considered. The photo must be taken during the Paris Photo LA event on Friday, May 1st – Sunday, May 3rd 6:00 p.m. PST at Paris Photo LA. Only images entered to win during the day being judged will be considered for that day’s prize. Participants may enter more than once.