The Passionate Eye

September 12, 2014November 8, 2014
Flo Peters gallery is pleased to present the impressive photographs of Steve McCurry. The exhibition 'The Passionate Eye' gives a comprehensive insight into the work of the worldwide known and celebrated photographer and takes the observer onto a journey through Brazil, Japan, Burma, Tibet, Afghanistan, India, Africa und Europe. Steve McCurry is considered one of the most important and influential contemporary photographers especially known for his unique pictures from Asia and his reportages from area of conflicts as Kashmir, Afghanistan and Iraq. Steve McCurry travels the world since 1978 and catches sight of the fleeting moments of human existence. He became famous all around the world for his portrait of the Afghan Girl from Nasir Bagh refugee camp in Pakistan from 1984 - a portrait published on the front pages of National Geographic, TIME and GEO, as well as further renowned magazines. The portrait was elected for the 100 best pictures from National Geographic and advanced to a portrait that is as well of iconic character as a picture that everyone knows.

 

  • Steve McCurry
    Boy in Mid-Flight
    Jodhpur, India, 2007

    Signed, titled, dated and numbered on verso

    C-print

    50 x 60 cm // 76 x 101 cm // 101 x 152 cm
    Editioned
  • Steve McCurry
    Jodpur Cityscape
    India, 1996

    C-print on Fuji Crystal paper
    Signed, titled, dated and numbered

    101 x 152 cm
    Editioned
  • Steve McCurry
    Fushimi Inari Shrine
    Japan, 2007

    C-print

    Signed, titled, dated and numbered on verso

    50 x 60 cm
    Editioned
  • Steve McCurry
    Elephant and Man Reading
    Thailand, 2010

    C-print

    Signed, titled, dated and numbered on verso

    50 x 60 cm
    Editioned
  • Steve McCurry
    Fisherman on Inle Lake
    Burma, 2008

    C-print
    Signed, titled, dated and numbered on verso

    76 x 101 cm
    Editioned
  • Steve McCurry
    Young Wadabi Men
    Niger, 1986

    C-print on Fuji Crystal paper
    Signed, titled, dated and numbered

    50 x 60 cm
    Editioned
  • Steve McCurry
    At the shoemaker
    Mumbai, India, 1996

    C-print on Fuji Crystal paper
    Signed, titled, dated and numbered

    50 x 60 cm
    Editioned
  • Steve McCurry
    Rajasthan
    India, 2009

    C-print on Fuji Crystal paper
    Signed, titled, dated and numbered

    50 x 60 cm
    Editioned
  • Steve McCurry
    A Familiy rides on a Donkey
    Maimana, Afghanistan, 2003

    C-print on Fuji Crystal paper
    Signed, titled, dated and numbered

    50 x 60 cm
    Editioned
  • Steve McCurry
    Typist, Rangoon
    Burma, 1994

    C-print on Fuji Crystal paper
    Signed, titled, dated and numbered

    60 x 50 cm
    Editioned
  • Steve McCurry
    Venice
    Italy, 2011

    C-print on Fuji Crystal paper
    Signed, titled, dated and numbered

    50 x 60 cm
    Editioned
  • Steve McCurry
    Shikaras on Dal Lake
    Srinagar, Kashmir, 1999

    C-print on Fuji Crystal paper
    Signed, titled, dated and numbered

    50 x 60 cm
    Editioned