He has been called the world's greatest fashion photographer of all time but also one of the most provocative with his titillating depictions of strong, independent women.
Don't miss the last chance to see the exhibition
Sensual, female and soulful." This was the final sentence in the justification when fashion photographer Camilla Åkrans received Elle magazine's honorary award in 2019. And this is not the first time she has been awarded. She has previously been named Fashion Photographer of the Year three times by the same magazine.
Camilla Åkrans said in an interview that she portrays women from the same perspective as she wants to be seen: strong, sexy and vulnerable, but on a woman's terms.
The private photo collection of international caliber is built over 15 years and forms the basis of the museum's exhibitions. It is world-class photography, a unique photo collection of some 550 original photographs. There are more than 50 photographs by Helmut Newton and 40 Herb Ritts.
Also well represented are Richard Avedon, Irving Penn, Peter Lindbergh, Steven Meisel, Michael Dweck, Robert Mapplethorpe, Anton Corbijn, Patrick Demarchelier, Chen Man and Steven Klein. And more than 40 other world-class photographers such as Chris Levine, Mona Kuhn, Arthur Elgort, Rankin, Ellen von Unwerth, Albert Watson and Nick Knight.
Our opening hours vary throughout the year depending on the season. Below you can see what times you can visit the museum.
Groups can book themselves in with or without a guide from Monday to Sunday.
Falsterbo Photo Art Museum is a modern photographic museum in Falsterbo. Located in scenic surroundings at one of Sweden's most beautiful beaches Falsterbo Strandbad - a world-class destination.
Bistro & Café
A high-class restaurant serving Nordic food with inspiration from France and influences from Asian cuisine. The restaurant has lovely views of the pine forest and dunes, and also offers a large outdoor terrace.
The Sappers - Kongo Kinshasa
Being a Sapeur is more than a way of dressing, more than a hobby and more than a way to earn money and respect. It is a prestigious fraternity with its own moral and social codes and ultimately it is a way of living and surviving.
Dressing up and parading in the streets makes them feel important, allowing them to forget their daily struggles in chaotic Kinshasa, in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The special exhibition in the museum's department The gallery is Ewa-Mari Johansson's "Performance Freedom" which shows fashion images from the 1980s onwards – images created for major fashion magazines and exhibitions.
Ewa-Mari Johansson is a Swedish fashion photographer based in Milan, New York, Malmö and Stockholm who has photographed for Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, Cosmopolitan and Månadsjournalen. Ewa-Mari was educated in New York where she was active as a model and worked with many of the great fashion photographers. She started her career as a fashion photographer in Patrick Demarchelier's studio. Ewa-Mari has worked as a photographer for 35 years and in addition to fashion photography, she has worked in street photography, reportage and architecture.
Dressed for success
The premiere exhibition "Dressed for Success – 100 Years of Fashion Photography" showcases more than 140 exclusive works that reflect the history of fashion photography.
Many of the most iconic images are here in their original versions and 38 world-famous photographers are represented. Our premiere exhibition features 38 world-famous photographers. Follow the evolution of fashion photography over almost 100 years, many of the most iconic images are here in their original versions.
Almost all the photographs are signed originals, produced by the photographer himself. No printed exhibition copies copied for display. With few exceptions, handcrafted "Vintage Prints" in limited, signed editions.