Throckmorton Fine Art is pleased to offer “The Director’s Cut”, a special exhibit that
commemorates Kraige Block’s fifteenth anniversary as Director of the gallery. This will
showcase his personal favorites, highlighting key and iconic images from more than 80
exhibitions during his tenure.
Kraige Block’s contributions are many, ranging from selecting which artists to
showcase, reviewing portfolios, designing exhibits, assisting with acquisitions, and
creating collections for private and public institutions. His work has been instrumental in
helping cement Throckmorton Fine Art’s reputation as a premier dealer specializing in
Latin American fine art photography, with an ever increasing international focus.
“The Director’s Cut” offers works by photographers who have been influential and
innovative in the field. These works have inspired, nurtured, and have left an
outstanding impression on many generations of artists and the general public alike.
“The Director’s Cut” will offer the work of a wide range of celebrated photography
artists, including Edward Weston, Tina Modotti, Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Martin Chambi,
Lucien Clergue, Ruven Afanador, Marilyn Bridges, Graciela Iturbide, Flor Garduno,
Mario Algaze, Javier Silva-Meinel, Luis Gonzalez Palma, Valdir Cruz, Christian Cravo,
Gao Yuan and Dimitris Yeros.
Block’s choices were guided by an effort to seek the best and the most powerful
images from the influential group of artists currently represented at the gallery. He and
we are pleased to be able to share them with you.