Years in the making, Art Photo Index (API) (http://www.artphotoindex.com) has just launched!
Art Photo Index is an innovative, cloud-based visual database containing images from thousands of internationally acclaimed art and documentary photographers and photo-based artists.
Read the press release:
"A heartfelt thanks goes out to my entire staff and to the nearly 3,000 photographers and photo-based artists who made this incredible resource possible."--Rixon Reed, Director/Founder, Art Photo Index and photo-eye
Art Photo Index launches with over 12,500 images by nearly 3,000 photographers from 85 countries.
The world map shows where each of the photographers is located. Click a pin and view all of the API photographers from that area.
API Exhibitions are immersive online photography exhibits created by world-renowned curators with work selected from artists included in Art Photo Index.
We are thrilled to announce the inaugural Art Photo Index exhibitions.
Katherine Ware to Curate First API Exhibition
Fear and Loathing will be curated by Katherine Ware, Curator of Photography, New Mexico Museum of Art. This exhibition, shown exclusively on Art Photo Index, opens in February 2013.
Rebecca Senf to Curate Second API Exhibition
Those are not MY family values, will be curated by Rebecca Senf, Norton Family Curator at the Center for Creative Photography and Phoenix Art Museum. This exhibition opens in March 2013.