Congratulations to Guy Martin – his book The Parallel State has been shortlisted for the 2019 Paris Photo / Aperture First PhotoBook Award. The book is a multi-layered project which began life as an examination of the Turkish soap opera and film industry, but evolved over the course of five years, into a semi-fictional study of … Continued
Month: September 2019
Thank you to everyone who entered or shared news of the inaugural ICP / GOST First Photo Book Award. The Call for Entries closed earlier this week and we are excited to view the submitted works. Watch out for news of the winner later on this year.
19 – 20 October 2019 Martin Parr Foundation and Royal Photographic Society, Bristol We’re really happy to be taking part in this new photobook festival along with a diverse range of publishers from across the UK and Europe. Our schedule of talks and signings at the event is below: Sunday 20 October 11.45 – Liz Hingley … Continued
18.00 – 20.00, 26 September 2019 Street Level Photoworks Glasgow SPOOR comprises groups of colour photographs made while following rail routes between towns and settlements of South Africa. The photographs were accumulated between 2014 and 2018 as Palmer drove along mostly minor roads through the country’s nine provinces. Roger will be discussing this project, followed by a Q&A and book … Continued
Podbielski Contemporary Milan 25 September – 15 November 2019 Photaumnales Festival Beauvais 21 September 2019 – 5 January 2020 There are two opportunities to see Ganga Ma on display this autumn. The result of a ten-year photographic journey along the Ganges, in this project Giulio documented the effects of pollution, industrialisation and climate change.
17.30, 19 September 2019 17.30 A4 Arts Foundation, Cape Town Roger will discuss SPOOR with Michael Godby, Emeritus Professor of History of Art at the University of Cape Town. Further information from a4arts.org
Sophy Rickett: Cupid and the Curious Moaning of Kenfig Burrows 27 September 2019 – 24 November 2019 Glynn Vivian Gallery Alexandra Road Swansea SA1 5DZ This solo exhibition by Sophy Rickett combines photography and text and is inspired by the life and work of Thereza Dillwyn Llewelyn, a Swansea artist and astronomer active at the … Continued
15 September 2019 Latitudes Art Fair, Johannesburg Roger will be in conversation with writer, Ivan Vladislavic in the Strauss & Co Viewing Room to launch his new book SPOOR. Further information from latitudesartfair.com