In celebration of his new monograph Life’s a beach, Martin Parr will be holding an all-day portrait shoot and beach party at Aperture Gallery in New York. The event will also include Parr’s related exhibit. The event will take place on Saturday, May 18, 2013 and last from 9:00am to 6:00pm at Aperture Gallery and Bookstore547 West 27th Street New York, NY.

The even is free and open to the public, during which time Parr will be shooting beach-themed portraits. There will be a number of props on hand but those wishing to get their portrait taken are welcome to bring their own props, or even pets if they like. For those wishing to engage Parr for a portrait shoot at the event, tickets can be purchased here.

 

Martin-Parr, Magnum-Photos

GB. England. Kent. Margate. 1986. © Martin Parr / Magnum Photos

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