Christopher Rimmer

Website URL: http://www.christopherrimmer.com

Gallerie Charles Slattery, New York are very pleased to offer an inaugural exclusive curated retrospective of British photographer, Christopher Rimmer’s work from Southern Africa between 2010-2016 including work from all five of his U.S. exhibitions on the ETSY platform. A link to the exhibition: https://www.etsy.com/shop/GalleryCS?ref=seller-platform-mcnav Each of the thirty three photographs in the exhibition are available…

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The visual result of Christopher Rimmer’s African odyssey is a broad body of work entitled, ‘Spirits Speak’ which opened in Melbourne last year to critical acclaim and is being shown at Photo Menton in France later in 2013.…

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Photographer Christopher Rimmer spent a year studying the strange habits of cattle on South Africa’s wild coast. His exhibition Amapondo opens in New York in April. The cattle in Pondoland on the east coast of South Africa are famous for their habit of visiting the beach. Reports from shipwrecked sailors stranded on the coast suggest…

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Rimmer’s large scale photographic portraits reveal his deep understanding of both of these worlds and also the space that exists between with a clarity that is borne of his intense interest in his subjects.…

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Originally published in Africa Freak, March, 2013. Written by Pippa Beaumont Christopher Rimmer’s photography invariably evokes similar responses in the viewer. There are those who leave his exhibitions with tears in their eyes and those who feel somehow ennobled, yet humbled, by the images they have seen, as if the pathos and the splendour of…

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Originally published in The Sydney Morning Herald on 20 October, 2010. Written by: Christine Kellett. An Australian photographer whose pictures of breastfeeding women have been banned from Facebook says the social networking site is wrong to appoint itself arbiter of what constitutes art. Melbourne-based art dealer and photographer Christopher Rimmer travelled to Africa to shoot…

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