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Discover contemporary Photographs on Artmajeur

Contemporary photographs are a type of original artwork that have gained popularity in recent years. They are created using a variety of supports, such as paper, canvas, metal, and even acrylic. These supports are then combined with materials such as ink, pigment, and dye to create stunning images that capture the essence of the subject matter. What makes contemporary photographs unique is their ability to convey a range of emotions and ideas, from joy and wonder to sadness and despair. They can be abstract, realistic, or somewhere in between, and are often used to tell a story or make a statement about the world around us. As such, contemporary photographs are an important part of modern art and continue to inspire and captivate audiences around the globe.

Photography,  120x80 cm
Marche des Méréides_ Photography, 120x80 cm
©2017 Yevgeniy Repiashenko

Origins and History

The invention of the daguerreotype process by Louis Daguerre in 1839 revolutionized the art form, making it more accessible to the masses. The advent of color photography in the 1930s and the introduction of the first digital camera in 1975 marked significant milestones in the evolution of photography.

Photography,  100x120 cm
AMBER Photography, 100x120 cm
©2024 Lídia Vives

Evolutions of theses works in the contemporary art market

Contemporary photographs have evolved greatly in recent years, with advancements in technology and a shift in artistic perspective. The use of digital cameras and editing software has allowed for more experimentation and manipulation of images, leading to a wide variety of styles and techniques. The importance of contemporary photographs in the art market cannot be overstated, as they have become increasingly popular among collectors and institutions.

Photography,  120x120 cm
Nature morte numéro 16 soixante. Photography, 120x120 cm
©2024 Jean Turco

Related Famous Artists

Contemporary photography has seen a surge in popularity in recent years, as artists experiment with new techniques and styles to capture the world around them. Here are a few well-known artists whose work has made a significant impact in the field of contemporary photography.

  1. Cindy Sherman - Known for her self-portraits, Sherman’s work explores themes of identity, gender, and the construction of the self. Her photographs often feature herself in various costumes and poses, challenging the viewer to question their own assumptions about gender and identity.

  2. Nan Goldin - Goldin’s work is known for its raw and intimate portrayal of her personal life and relationships. Her photographs often depict her friends and lovers in candid moments, capturing the beauty and pain of human connection.

  3. Andres Serrano - Serrano’s controversial work often explores themes of religion, sexuality, and violence. His most famous photograph, "Piss Christ," features a crucifix submerged in the artist’s own urine, sparking controversy and debate about the role of art in society.

  4. Wolfgang Tillmans - Tillmans’ work is characterized by its experimentation with form and technique. His abstract photographs often explore the relationship between light and color, creating beautiful and otherworldly images that challenge the viewer’s perception of reality.

  5. Vik Muniz - Muniz’s work often involves the use of unconventional materials, such as chocolate or garbage, to create intricate and detailed images. His photographs often blur the line between photography and sculpture, challenging the viewer to question their own assumptions about the nature of art.

These photographers have all made significant contributions to the field of contemporary photography, pushing the boundaries of what is possible and challenging us to see the world in new and unexpected ways.

Photography,  70x50 cm
Join Me Photography, 70x50 cm
©2014 Martin Wieland

Notable contemporary Photographs

One of the most iconic contemporary photographs is "Migrant Mother" by Dorothea Lange, taken in 1936 during the Great Depression. The photograph depicts a woman and her children sitting in a tent, their weary and desperate expressions telling the story of poverty and hardship. It has become a symbol of the struggles faced by the working class during that time.

Another well-known photograph is "Afghan Girl" by Steve McCurry, taken in 1984. The photograph features a young girl with piercing green eyes, who became an emblem of the plight of Afghan refugees during the Soviet-Afghan War. The intensity of her gaze has made her one of the most recognizable faces in the world.

In 1991, Andres Serrano created controversy with his photograph "Piss Christ". The artwork features a small plastic crucifix submerged in a glass of the artist’s urine. It sparked debates about religious iconography and freedom of expression, and remains a polarizing piece to this day.

Annie Leibovitz’s 1991 photograph of a nude, pregnant Demi Moore on the cover of Vanity Fair also caused a stir. The photograph challenged traditional notions of beauty and femininity, and sparked discussions about the sexualization and objectification of women’s bodies.

Finally, in 2015, the photograph "Earthrise" taken by William Anders during the Apollo 8 mission in 1968, was named by Time Magazine as one of the 100 most influential photographs of all time. The photograph shows the Earth rising over the moon’s horizon, and has become a symbol of environmentalism and the fragility of the planet.

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Photography titled "Marche des Méréides_" by Yevgeniy Repiashenko, Original Artwork, Digital Print
Marche des Méréides_ - Photography, 120x80 cm ©2017 by Yevgeniy Repiashenko - Figurative, figurative-594, Female nudes, Muse, Naked, Nude, body, wind, fly, sun, beach, fine art, grace, beautiful, figure, venera

Yevgeniy Repiashenko

"Marche des Méréides_"

Photography | 120x80 cm

Photography titled "Join Me" by Martin Wieland, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
Join Me - Photography, 70x50 cm ©2014 by Martin Wieland - Figurative, figurative-594, Female nudes, nude, woman, nudity, shower, water, wet, sensual, erotic, black and white

Martin Wieland

"Join Me"

Photography | 70x50 cm

Photography titled "Beyond the Horizon…" by Carla Sá Fernandes, Original Artwork, Manipulated Photography
Beyond the Horizon #10 - Photography, 100x100 cm ©2024 by Carla Sá Fernandes - Abstract, abstract-570, Seascape, abstract, abstract art, abstract artwork, horizon, carla sa fernandes, carlasafe, abstract photo, manipulatas photograph, digital painting, sea, ocean, seascape, night, dawn, lines, soft, calm, elegant, minimal artwork

Carla Sá Fernandes

"Beyond the Horizon #10"

Photography | 100x100 cm

Photography titled "Zakhartchenko Série…" by Natalia Zakharchenko, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
Zakhartchenko Série OneMan PH23 - Photography, 40x30 cm ©2023 by Natalia Zakharchenko -

Natalia Zakharchenko

"Zakhartchenko Série OneMan PH23"

Photography | 40x30 cm

Photography titled "Once Upon a Time Th…" by Enzo Crispino, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
Once Upon a Time There Were Bouquinistes #4 - Photography, 34x45 cm ©2024 by Enzo Crispino - Figurative, figurative-594, Architecture

Enzo Crispino

"Once Upon a Time There Were Bouquinistes #4"

Photography | 34x45 cm

Photography titled "Antériorités" by Jacques Jégo, Original Artwork, Non Manipulated Photography
Antériorités - Photography, 93x140 cm ©2022 by Jacques Jégo - panneau, laiteux, colle, cordon de colle

Jacques Jégo


Photography | 93x140 cm

Photography titled "Vision" by Franck Rozet, Original Artwork, Digital Collage Mounted on Aluminium
Vision - Photography, 100x55 cm ©2024 by Franck Rozet - Hyperrealism, hyperrealism-612, Female nudes, art digital, neo-pictorialisme, science fiction

Franck Rozet


Photography | 100x55 cm

Photography titled "Bloom" by Cyrille Mulot, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
Bloom - Photography, 60x40 cm ©2023 by Cyrille Mulot - Figurative, figurative-594, Female nudes, provence, tournesol, sunflower, flowers, yellow, nu feminin, naked woman, portrait, cyrille mulot, summer, sein

Cyrille Mulot


Photography | 60x40 cm

Photography titled "Feelings" by Viktoria Saveleva, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
Feelings - Photography, 100x75 cm ©2023 by Viktoria Saveleva - Figurative, figurative-594, Female nudes, bode, girl, freedom, ocean, black and white, underwer, aesthetics, forms, bends

Viktoria Saveleva


Photography | 100x75 cm

Photography titled "La carga del agua" by Oriol Jolonch, Original Artwork, Manipulated Photography
La carga del agua - Photography, 60x80 cm ©2023 by Oriol Jolonch - Surrealism, surrealism-627, Landscape, surrealism, black and white, storm, clouds, surreal photography, concept photography, surreal art, fine art photography, oneiric photography

Oriol Jolonch

"La carga del agua"

Photography | 60x80 cm

Photography titled "The second wave" by Michel Perrin, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
The second wave - Photography, 60x119 cm ©2021 by Michel Perrin - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract

Michel Perrin

"The second wave"

Photography | 60x119 cm

Photography titled "Corbridge (2)" by Quin De La Mer, Original Artwork, Analog photography
Corbridge (2) - Photography, 50x50 cm ©2022 by Quin De La Mer - Abstract, abstract-570, Abstract

Quin De La Mer

"Corbridge (2)"

Photography | 50x50 cm

Photography titled "AMBER" by Lídia Vives, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
AMBER - Photography, 100x120 cm ©2024 by Lídia Vives - Figurative, figurative-594, Everyday Life, pink, portrait, retro, kitchen, woman, breakfast

Lídia Vives


Photography | 100x120 cm

Photography titled "L'effet miroir 3/3" by Bettina Dupont, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
L'effet miroir 3/3 - Photography, 80x80 cm ©2022 by Bettina Dupont - Conceptual Art, conceptual-art-579, Women Portraits, femme, féminin, photographie, miroir, robe, france

Bettina Dupont

"L'effet miroir 3/3"

Photography | 80x80 cm

Photography titled "Elemental Space" by Carlos Canet Fortea, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
Elemental Space - Photography, 100x152 cm ©2023 by Carlos Canet Fortea - Pop Art, pop-art-615, Nature

Carlos Canet Fortea

"Elemental Space"

Photography | 100x152 cm

Photography titled "High-tech template…" by Linda Boersma & Boudewijn Mensingh, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
High-tech template #02 - Photography, 90x80 cm ©2021 by Linda Boersma & Boudewijn Mensingh - Conceptual Art, conceptual-art-579, Geometric, Minimalism, Geometric, Abstract, Amsterdam, Constructivism

Linda Boersma & Boudewijn Mensingh

"High-tech template #02"

Photography | 90x80 cm

Photography titled "Pokerface, Annivers…" by Miss Aniela, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
Pokerface, Anniversary Edition of 10 - Photography, 50x54 cm ©2015 by Miss Aniela - Surrealism, surrealism-627, surreal fashion, tapestry room, belvoir castle, miss aniela, castle fashion shoot, playing cards, house of cards, alice in wonderland, avant garde, alice, cards, stately home

Miss Aniela

"Pokerface, Anniversary Edition of 10"

Photography | 50x54 cm

Photography titled "CF005829" by Eru Narayana, Original Artwork, Analog photography
CF005829 - Photography, 76.2x101.6 cm ©2023 by Eru Narayana - Abstract, abstract-570

Eru Narayana


Photography | 76.2x101.6 cm

Photography titled "No title (No22)_" by Suki Da, Original Artwork, Digital Print
No title (No22)_ - Photography, 90x60 cm ©2019 by Suki Da - Figurative, figurative-594, Female nudes, Japan, Japanese, Shibari, Rope, Bondage, Master, Rigger, Nude, Naked, Breast, Erotic, Erotique, AKT, Asia, Asian, Exhibition, Sensitive, Sensual, Osaka, Kinbaku

Suki Da

"No title (No22)_"

Photography | 90x60 cm

Photography titled ""Stairs 690"" by Harold Vernhes, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
"Stairs 690" - Photography, 60x45 cm ©2023 by Harold Vernhes - Minimalism, minimalism-606, Geometric, minimalisme, abstrait, contraste, architecture, excaliers

Harold Vernhes

""Stairs 690""

Photography | 60x45 cm

Photography titled "Delivery" by Belén Olmedo, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
Delivery - Photography, 60x100 cm ©2020 by Belén Olmedo - Conceptual Art, conceptual-art-579, Colorful

Belén Olmedo


Photography | 60x100 cm

Photography titled "Green blood" by Elsa Lunghini, Original Artwork, Digital Photography Mounted on Aluminium
Green blood - Photography, 40x60 cm ©2019 by Elsa Lunghini - Figurative, figurative-594, Landscape

Elsa Lunghini

"Green blood"

Photography | 40x60 cm

Photography titled "Cap Martin" by Claudio De Sat, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
Cap Martin - Photography, 104x154 cm ©2023 by Claudio De Sat - Land Art, land-art-957, Landscape, seascape, coastal, cote d'azur, cap martin, wave

Claudio De Sat

"Cap Martin"

Photography | 104x154 cm

Photography titled "SHOP WINDOW #53. AF…" by Marta Lesniakowska, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
SHOP WINDOW #53. AFTER IMOGEN CUNNINGHAM - Photography, 40x40 cm ©2023 by Marta Lesniakowska - Street Art, street-art-624, City, street, shop window, Imogen Cunningham, city

Marta Lesniakowska


Photography | 40x40 cm

Photography titled "Nature morte numéro…" by Jean Turco, Original Artwork, Analog photography Mounted on Aluminium
Nature morte numéro 16 soixante. - Photography, 120x120 cm ©2024 by Jean Turco -

Jean Turco

"Nature morte numéro 16 soixante."

Photography | 120x120 cm

Photography titled "Gipfel der Stille:…" by Manuel Barth, Original Artwork, Manipulated Photography Mounted on Aluminium
Gipfel der Stille: Minimalistische Kontraste 5 - Photography, 50x99.6 cm ©2024 by Manuel Barth - Minimalism, minimalism-606, Mountainscape, berge, Swiss, Wanderlust, Landscape, Mountains, Minimalismus, Minimalism, Alps

Manuel Barth

"Gipfel der Stille: Minimalistische Kontraste 5"

Photography | 50x99.6 cm

Photography titled "Woman under black v…" by Alex Grear, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
Woman under black veil - Photography, 90x60 cm ©2020 by Alex Grear - Figurative, figurative-594, Women Portraits, nude, moonlight, minimal, figure, conceptual, color, cold, woman, veil, snow, portrait

Alex Grear

"Woman under black veil"

Photography | 90x60 cm

Photography titled ""L'Évanescence du N…" by Camille Lafon, Original Artwork, Non Manipulated Photography
"L'Évanescence du Nu" - Photography, 50x100 cm ©2023 by Camille Lafon - Illustration, illustration-600, Female nudes, nu, boudoir, femme, corp, silhouette

Camille Lafon

""L'Évanescence du Nu""

Photography | 50x100 cm

Photography titled "SAMARINE Valera Sér…" by Valera Samarine, Original Artwork, Analog photography
SAMARINE Valera Série OMBRES photographie FN11F - Photography, 40x30 cm ©1996 by Valera Samarine - Figurative, figurative-594, Still life

Valera Samarine

"SAMARINE Valera Série OMBRES photographie FN11F"

Photography | 40x30 cm

Photography titled "The butterfly Idyll…" by Dmitry Ersler, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
The butterfly Idyll. Two. - Photography, 58.4x78.7 cm ©2024 by Dmitry Ersler - Cubism, cubism-582, Erotic Nudes, woman, topless, erotic, butterfly, nu, naked, breast, moth, fineart

Dmitry Ersler

"The butterfly Idyll. Two."

Photography | 58.4x78.7 cm

Photography titled "Combat naval au lar…" by Marine Foissey, Original Artwork, Non Manipulated Photography
Combat naval au large de l'île Grenade - Photography, 60x90 cm ©2018 by Marine Foissey - Surrealism, surrealism-627, Female nudes

Marine Foissey

"Combat naval au large de l'île Grenade"

Photography | 60x90 cm

Photography titled "La Calima" by Christian Klein, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
La Calima - Photography, 40x60 cm ©2018 by Christian Klein - Landscape, Calima, Wüstenwind, Sonnenuntergang, Berge, Hügel, Teneriffa, Las Mercedes, San Cristobal de la Laguna, Anaga Gebirge, Montañas de Anaga

Christian Klein

"La Calima"

Photography | 40x60 cm

Photography titled "STAIRWAY TO INFINITY" by 23h35 Photographie, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
STAIRWAY TO INFINITY - Photography, 60x40 cm ©2024 by 23h35 Photographie - Geometric, geometric-572, Architecture, STAIRS, STAIRWAY, ESCALIER, ARCHITECTURE, NOIR ET BLANC

23h35 Photographie


Photography | 60x40 cm

Photography titled "Dinosauria" by Tania Serket, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
Dinosauria - Photography, 42x30 cm ©2024 by Tania Serket - Fauvism, fauvism-942, Fantasy, stoll life, woman, surrealistic, colorful, figurative, portrait, humor, game, green

Tania Serket


Photography | 42x30 cm

Photography titled "Impuissance" by Samuel Dougados, Original Artwork, Digital Photography Mounted on Aluminium
Impuissance - Photography, 100x100 cm ©2008 by Samuel Dougados - Geometric, geometric-572, Beach, beach art, dougados, sable, plage, surf, spirale

Samuel Dougados


Photography | 100x100 cm

Photography titled "_Lampadaire" by Corpron, Original Artwork, Digital Photography
_Lampadaire - Photography, 50x50 cm ©2022 by Corpron - Impressionism, impressionism-603, Urban, lampadaire, chapelle, nuit, bord de mer, lumière, contrastes, atmosphère



Photography | 50x50 cm



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