Go See These Photo Exhibitions: July 2016

By EyeEm Team - 3 min read

See our picks this month!

A visit to your local galleries is fantastic way to get inspired and keep up with what fellow photographers are making. To help you do the same, we rounded up photo shows happening in the U.S., Europe and Asia to make sure you don’t miss the must-see exhibitions in these three hotspots. See a selection of exhibitions we are most excited about in July 2016.


World Press Photo on tour, coming in July to Amsterdam, Shiga, Edinburgh, Auckland, Tijuana, Oita, Zutphen, Faro, Ottawa, Nogota, and Santiago

WOMEN: New Portraits by Annie Leibovitz on tour, coming in July to Mexico City

United States

Adriana Zehbrauskas – Family Matters at The Half King Photo Series, New York City – Through July 17th

© Adriana Zehbrauskas

Sally Mann: Emmett, Jessie, and Virginia at the Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco – Through July 9th

Simen Johan at the Yossi Milo Gallery, New York City – Through August 10th

Refugee at the Annenberg Space for Photography, Los Angeles – Through August 21st

Adam Davies at the New Orleans Photo Alliance, New Orleans – Through July 31st

Hiro at The Museum of Fine Arts Boston – Through August 14th

Foot Series #8 with Ant, New York, 1982, Hiro.


William Eggleston – Portraits at National Portrait Gallery, London – Through June 30th

Untitled, 1974 (Karen Chatham, left, with the artist’s cousin Lesa Aldridge, in Memphis, Tennessee) by William Eggleston, 1974 Wilson Centre for Photography ©Eggleston Artistic Trust

PHotoEspaña 2016, Madrid – Through August 28th

Picture Berlin at tête, Berlin – Through August 16th

Robin Hammond – Where Love is Illegal at Jarvis Dooney Galerie, Berlin – Through July 16th

Seydou Keïta at Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Paris – 
Through July 24th

Aapo Huhta: Young Nordic Photographer of the Year at Fotografiska, Stockholm – 
Through August 28th

Images from the “Block”, published by Kehrer Verlag, 2015. All images courtesy of Aapo Huhta 2015.


Montage 2016: Connection at the Visual Arts Centre Exhibition Gallery, Singapore – Through July 6th

Tell Me a Story: Locality and Narrative at the Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai – Through August 14th

Chen Shaoxiong: Prepared at Power Station of Art, Shanghai – Through September 11th

Hwang Kyu-Tae at the Museum of Photography, Seoul – Through August 13th

Rinko Kawauchi: The Rain of Blessing at Gallery 916, Tokyo – Through September 25th

Untitled, from the series of “Search for the sun”, 2015 ©Rinko Kawauchi

Now, go out and get inspired! Have a recommendation for exhibitions showing this month? Get in touch on Facebook or Twitter.

Header image by Foot Series #8 with Ant, New York, 1982, Hiro.

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