Nov 02, 2015
For its fifth year partnership with Paris Photo, J.P. Morgan is delighted to present selected photographs from its own corporate collection, the JPMorgan Chase Art Collection.
Titled ON TIME, this year’s exhibition explores the concept of time and challenges our perception of the past, present and future in thought-provoking ways.
ON TIME features signature works by 12 established artists, including Richard Learoyd, Sophie Calle, Jeff Wall, Lucas Samaras, Eve Sonneman, Dinh Q. Lê, Dawoud Bey, Harold Edgerton and Allen Ruppersberg.
“At J.P. Morgan, we believe that arts and culture significantly enriches the communities in which we work and live by encouraging people to consider different perspectives and to express their own ideas. It is in a similar spirit that we salute Paris Photo’s 19 years of showcasing innovation, creativity and photographic excellence across the globe” said JPMorgan Chase Art Collection’s Director, Lisa K. Erf.
About the JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
The JPMorgan Chase Art Collection, created in 1959 by David Rockefeller, features more than 30,000 artworks displayed in 450 office locations worldwide. It is regarded as one of the world’s most established corporate art collections.
With more than 6,000 works categorized as photographs or photo-based works, photography, both historic and contemporary, has always played a major role. PhotoPlay, an exhibition on contemporary photography originating exclusively from the JPMorgan Chase Art Collection toured South America in the 1990s – a landmark exhibition for its time.