EXHIBITION: Surface Matters EVENT 19th May 6:30pm [19th May – 20th May ]
Private View: 19th May 6:30-9pm
Exhibition Dates: 19th-20th May
The surface of a photographic print can now be expanded as it fluidly integrates between both two and three dimensions. Initially in respect to sculpture, photography was the medium used to fundamentally document the art work. Now with the emergence of contemporary photographic practises, it has influenced the medium to manifest relationships with other art forms such as sculpture, video, painting and even performance. Surface Matters is an exhibition looking at how photography can inhabit a perceptible and tactile approach that pushes the photograph or installation into a sculptural form or object.
Lena Amuat and Zoë Meyer
Curated by Lauren Jackson
The exhibition will also feature a new zine. Photography & is a creative organisation founded by Livia Smith and Phoebe Mead Their zine publication offer’s a dialogue into the ever-expanding field of photography, exploring its employment through different modes of cross-disciplinarily art practice.
“We feature artists who blur the boundaries between different art forms. Using these examples, we hope to open up possible discussions surrounding photography’s inclusive position within the the current field of visual arts.”
Free copies will be available throughout the exhibition!!
451 Wick Lane
facebook event: Surface Matters
MA Photojournalism alumnus Jason Larkin is now showing at Flowers Gallery
Jason Larkin Past Perfect
Centred around questions of authenticity and the representation of collective histories, Past Perfect (2008 – 2016), is a new series of photographs by British photographer Jason Larkin, highlighting the visual presentation of war and conflict within public museums around the world.
pic.london is a not-for-profit photo festival that is initiated, led and run by artists and photographers, launching its first edition this autumn.
It aspires to support emerging artists and engage the public in thinking about photography.
Fun, accessible, and intellectually inspiring.
1st Opening Thursday 26th October at Gallery SO
This exhibition seeks to explore the scope and scale of visual intrusion in our everyday lives through photographic and mixed media work from emerging artists.
We live in a society that has a CCTV camera on every street corner and a camera-phone in every pocket. Yet intrusion can be as overt as unwanted snapshots […]