The Hasted Kraeutler gallery specializes in contemporary and vintage photography and is committed to the representation of emerging and established artists from around the world. The gallery works in an advisory capacity with new and experienced collectors, museums and institutions. Founded in 2005 in a third floor space on West 20th Street, the gallery is now located in a large ground floor space at 537 West 24th Street, in the heart of New York’s Chelsea art district.
The gallery represents Jeff Bark, Michael Benson, Edward Burtynsky, Julian Faulhaber, Andreas Gefeller, Jean-Paul Goude, Nathan Harger, Erwin Olaf, Martin Schoeller, Michael Thompson, Paolo Ventura and Albert Watson. These artists constitute the range of contemporary photographic practice, working with the genres of documentary, conceptualism, narrative, portraiture, landscape and abstraction. They have been widely exhibited in the United States and abroad and have been published in books and have received much acclaim and coverage in The New York Times, The New Yorker, Photo District News, Photograph, The Art Newspaper and Fortune Magazine among many others. They have been featured in the BBC series The Genius of Photography and Thirteen’s Sunday Arts program on television. The gallery’s artists have been recognized for their outstanding achievements by the National Endowment for the Arts, Prix Pictet, Ford Foundation, Guggenheim Foundation, Deutsche Borse, Royal Photographic Society, Lucies, W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund, and the ICP Infinity Award among others. The gallery consistently arranges and facilitates museum exhibitions for their artists and places the work in such esteemed institutions as the Museum of Modern Art, the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Brooklyn Museum and the National Gallery of Canada.
Founding partner Sarah Hasted has been a curator and photography dealer for over fifteen years. She has also been involved in New York’s professional, institutional and academic photography communities, teaching at Parsons The New School for Design since 2003. In September 2009, Joseph Kraeutler joined Sarah Hasted as partner, bringing over ten years of experience successfully managing and promoting photographers and their sales through esteemed New York galleries and secondary market sales through an internationally known auction house. His extensive knowledge of contemporary and vintage photography has expanded Hasted Kraeutler’s outreach and programming to feature rare and important works and specially curated exhibitions. The gallery maintains the highest standards of connoisseurship, scholarship and ethical practices.