Photography x Social Media: Is Instagram going to kill bricks and mortar galleries? by London Art Fair published on 2018-01-24T16:25:01Z Presented at London Art Fair 2018. Instagram increasingly plays a significant part in in the eco-system of photography galleries impacting on photographers, galleries, auction houses and collectors. Does Instagram’s easy access and wide reach have a democratising effect, thereby threatening traditional hierarchies and privileges or does the preferred social media platform of the art word offer benefits all stakeholders alike? Speakers include Emma Blau, photographic artist & curator; Giacomo Brunelli, Photographer; Brandei Estes, Photography Director, Sothebys’, Augusta Edwards, Director at Augusta Edwards fine Art; and chaired by Stephan Schmid, Albumen gallery.