Die Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur has an extensive
library, which is being steadily enlarged since 1992 and focuses on
photography, in particular towards the works held in the collection. In
addition to artistsâ€™ monographs and international exhibition cataloges
it also contains comprehensive information about the history of
photography, individual photographic fields and techniques. Research
materials such as university publications, newspaper articles and
historical sources are available.
Over 7,200 volumes, including more than 2.000 museum and exhibition catalogues and more than 700 auction
catalogues are stored in the library. In addition it contains 14,500
essays and articles and issues of 12 important photography journals.
collection of ca 900 volumes from August Sanderâ€™s private library were
purchased in 1992 with the support of REWE Zentralfinanz eG., and can
also be viewed.
The library can only be used under supervision and books cannot be taken out on loan, but copies can be made.
access is available, you can also work on your own computer in our
rooms. Access is free, but charges will be made for copies.
For appointments please phone during the library opening hours: Monday - Thursday, 9.00 â€“ 14.00.
Decade by Decade
Landesgalerie Linz, Austria
February 28 - May 26, 2013
Pioneering photographs where botanical observation reveal sculptural form
Whitechapel Gallery, London
April 16 - June 14, 2013
Linea de Confine per la Fotografia Contemporanea
May 5 - June 16, 2013