THE WORLD’S MOST GLAMOROUS ART DESTINATION
OPENING WEEK NOV 22 – DEC 2, 2021
EXHIBITIONS THROUGH DEC 30
St Barthélemy’s, October 21st, 2021 – St Barth Photo Festival launches November 22nd, 2021 showcasing 10 of the greatest names in fashion photography with opening events through December 2nd and month-long solo exhibitions hosted in St Barthélemy’s most luxurious 5-star hotels. This fall St. Barthélemy is the world’s most glamorous art destination.
10 great names in fashion photography:
Daniel Arsham, David Bellemere, Brian Bowen Smith, David Drebin, Marco Glaviano, Greg Kadel, Greg Lotus, Fred Meylan, Ellen von Unwerth, Ben Watts.
10 iconic 5-star hotel locations:
Cheval Blanc Isle de France, Christopher St Barth, Eden Rock, Hôtel Barrière Carl Gustaf, Le Barthélemy, Le Manapany, Rosewood Le Guanahani, Le Sereno, Le Toiny, Villa Marie
Opening week begins November 22nd at Wallhouse Museum with an exhibition of emerging artists presented in partnership with Prix Picto de la Photographie de Mode. Join us thereafter for 10 Art Party opening events every night through December 2nd at each iconic hotel location. Jet-setters and the island’s prestigious residents will enjoy the unique opportunity to meet the renowned fashion photographers at their opening event, discover special releases including published works and video projects, and purchase exhibited artworks, which will remain on show and open to the public through the end of December. Visitors can also experience the best that St. Barthélemy has to offer during St Barth Photo Festival thanks to luxurious 5-star amenities including gourmet menus prepared by the island’s renowned chefs and more.
Opening program at a glance
Nov 22 Wallhouse Museum – Festival Opening: Emerging Artists
Nov 23 Cheval Blanc – Ellen von Unwerth, Party Time
Nov 24 Eden Rock – Daniel Arsham, Moon Shots
Nov 25 Christopher – Greg Lotus, By the Pool
Nov 26 Toiny – David Drebin, Sea Gazing
Nov 27 Rosewood Le Guanahani – Marco Glaviano, 50 Years in Saint Barth
Nov 28 Carl Gustaf – Brian Bowen Smith, Drivebys
Nov 29 Sereno – David Bellemere, Flowers
Nov 30 Villa Marie – Ben Watts, Summer Island
Dec 1 Manapany – Greg Kadel, Plein Soleil
Dec 2 Le Barthélemy – Fred Meylan, Swim Forever
St Barth Photo Festival is organised by Artists of Saint Barth Association along with the Collectivité de Saint Barthélemy and the Tourism Board in celebration of the unique relationship world-renowned fashion photographers hold with the island, which has inspired countless iconic images and continues to be a destination for art and art lovers.
Air travel for the artists is provided by Tradewind and Saint Barth Commuter. Special thanks to participating hotels: Cheval Blanc Isle de France, Eden Rock, Christopher St Barth, Le Toiny, Rosewood Le Guanahani, Hôtel Barrière Carl Gustaf, Le Sereno, Villa Marie, Le Manapany and Le Barthélemy for their engagement to fine art photography.
Register online to attend St Barth Photo Festival opening events at www.sbhartweek.com. Places are limited. Special access and consideration is provided to hotel guests during their stay. Following the opening, exhibitions are accessible free of charge to the public and a selection of featured artworks will be available for purchase online.