akg-images appointed the exclusive global agent for the Werner Forman Archive collection


akg-images Press Release

akg-images is proud to have been chosen as the exclusive global representative for the renowned Werner Forman Archive collection. All imagery is now available from all akg-images offices. From 23 December 2022, the Werner Forman Archive collection will be available exclusively from akg-images.

The Werner Forman Archive collection is among the finest photographic records of civilisation and cultures from around the world, consisting of more than 11,000 photos of historical and cultural importance ranging from the Stone, Bronze and Iron ages to the New World indigenous peoples. These images of art, tools, sculpture, iconography, and architecture make the Werner Forman Archive collection a valuable narrator of human activity through the ages and around the world, as well as a key image source for publishers, galleries, and museums.

“akg-images is proud to have the trust and confidence of Werner Forman’s heirs and to provide a fitting home for this important collection. Our goal is to become the most important source of imagery depicting world cultures, alongside our current status as the most extensive source of art and history imagery. Werner Forman Archive’s content is an integral part of our vision.” – Jonnie Léger. Managing Director, akg-images London.

Please direct all queries to enquires@akg-images.co.uk

Image credit ©akg-images/ Werner Forman