Photography Venues Around the World

Photography Collections, Photography Festivals, Photography Galleries September 20, 2020

I compiled a list of my favorite photography venues around the world which includes everything from museums, libraries and galleries to centers and festivals. I hope that I have the opportunity to visit as many of these places as possible in my life!


EUROPE
United Kingdom
The Photographers’ Gallery, London
British Journal of Photography, London
Victoria & Albert Museum – Photography Collection, London
National Portrait Gallery – Photographs Collection, London
Getty Images Gallery, London
Atlas Gallery, London
Hamiltons Gallery, London
Daniel Blau Gallery, London
Michael Hoppen Gallery, London
Self Publish, Be Happy, London
Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool

Ireland
PhotoIreland, Dublin
Gallery of Photography, Dublin
Belfast Photo Festival, Belfast
Belfast Exposed, Belfast

France
Paris Photo, Paris
Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris
Le Bal Gallery, Paris
Galerie VU, Paris
Polka Galerie, Paris
Les Douches la Galerie, Paris
La Galerie Particulière, Paris
Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris

Spain
Fotonostrum, Barcelona
Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (MACBA), Barcelona
Tohoku Gallery, Barcelona
PHotoESPAÑA Festival, Madrid
MONDO GALERIA, Madrid

Portugal
Portuguese Centre of Photography, Porto

Belgium
FOMU Fotomuseum, Antwerp

Germany
Museum für Fotografie, Berlin
Helmut Newton Foundation, Berlin
C/O Gallery, Berlin
CAMERA WORK Gallery, Berlin

Switzerland
Fotomuseum Winterthur, Zurich
Festival Images, Vevey

Austria
FOTOHOF Gallery, Salzburg

Netherlands
Foam Photography Museum, Amsterdam
Huis Marseille, Amsterdam
LensCulture, Amsterdam
Netherlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam

Denmark
Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen
African Photography Network, Copenhagen

Iceland
Reykjavík Museum of Photography, Reykjavík

Sweeden
Fotografiska Museet, Stockholm
The Photogallery, Halmstad

Russia
ROSPHOTO State Russian Museum and Exhibition Centre, Saint-Petersburg

Poland
Kraków Photomonth Festival, Kraków

Slovakia
Stredoeurópsky dom fotografie, Bratislava

Greece
Athens Photo Festival, Athens
MOMus – Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki


UNITED STATES
New York
International Center of Photography (ICP), New York
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) – Photography Collection, New York
Metropolitan Museum – Photographs, New York
Aperture Foundation, New York
Magnum Photos, New York
Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York
Danziger Gallery, New York
Yancey Richardson Gallery, New York
Benrubi Gallery, New York
Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York
Robert Mann Gallery, New York
Laurence Miller Gallery, New York
Yossi Milo Gallery, New York
Bruce Silverstein Gallery, New York
George Eastman Museum, Rochester
Center for Photography, Woodstock
Light Work, Syracuse

Maine
Maine Museum of Photographic Arts, Portland

Massachusetts
Photographic Resource Center, Boston
Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester

Pennsylvania
The Daguerreian Society, Cecil

Washington, D.C.
Association of International Photography Art Dealers (AIPAD)
Athens House of Photography
Library of Congress – Prints & Photographs Collection
Smithsonian – Photograph Collections

Illinois
Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago
The Conservation Center – Photography Department, Chicago

Georgia
Atlanta School of Photography, Atlanta
Atlanta Celebrates Photography, Atlanta
Atlanta Photography Group, Atlanta
Jackson Fine Art Photography Gallery, Atlanta

Florida
Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa
Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach

Texas
Harry Ransom Center – Photography Collection, Austin
Houston Center for Photography, Houston
Museum of Fine Arts Houston – Photography Collection, Houston
FotoFest, Houston
Amon Carter Museum of American Art – Photographs Collection, Fort Worth
PDNB Gallery, Dallas
Dallas Center for Photography, Dallas
DeGolyer Library, SMU – Prints & Photographs Collection, Dallas

Colorado
The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collin

Arizona
Center for Creative Photography, Tucson

California
Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Los Angeles Center of Photography, Los Angeles
Annenberg Space for Photography, Los Angeles
Pier 24 Photography, San Francisco
Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco
SF Camerawork, San Francisco
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), San Francisco
Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego
Ansel Adams Gallery, Yosemite Valley
Center for Photographic Art, Carmel
California Museum of Photography at UCR Arts, Riverside
Gawain Weaver Art Conservation, San Anselmo

Oregon
Blue Sky Gallery, Portland

Washington
Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle
Getty Images, Seattle


CANADA
National Gallery of Canada – Photography Collection, Ottawa, Ontario
Ryerson Image Centre, Toronto, Ontario
Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art, Toronto, Ontario
The Polygon Gallery, North Vancouver, British Columbia


MEXICO
Foto Museo Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City


AFRICA
Africa Reframed, Øksnehallen
Blank Gallery, Cape Town
Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg


ASIA
India
Museum of Art & Photography, Bangalore
PHOTOMUSE, Kerala

China
M97 Gallery & Project Space, Shanghai
Lianzhou Museum of Photography, Lianzhou

Japan
Tokyo Photographic Art Museum, Tokyo
IMA Concept Store, Tokyo


OCEANIA
Australia
Australian Centre for Photography, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Centre for Contemporary Photography (CCP), Fitzroy

New Zealand
Museum of New Zealand – Photography Collection, Wellington

 

*Featured photograph: Renieri, Danae. Gallery of Photography Ireland. November, 2019.

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Hi, I'm Danae! I'm a photographer and I hold a MA in Photographic History. Besides my passion for photography, I enjoy traveling, walking, meditating, and I am an avid supporter of low-waste living.

Comments 2

  1. John says on September 20, 2020

    What an amazing resource this is for people who love and appreciate photography. Thank you, Danae!

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