PhotoScratch - Hotel Elephant, London - October 2017

October 20, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
PhotoScratch I first heard about Photo Scratch when attending a Photo Forum event in late 2016. I came along as a visitor in April 2017, mainly to get to see what it was all about. That visit encouraged me to apply to showcase my own project. This is the first time I have tried to do something like this, but the instructions Hanna and Phil provide...
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Photo Scratch (October 2017)

September 12, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
I am please to announce that one of. my current projects (work in progress) will be shown at the upcoming Photo Scratch event https://photoscratch.org on Monday 9th October at Hotel Elephant, Spare Street, London. Thank you Phil and Hannah.... I will be showing some work in progress from 'Reparacion - the never ending life of Cuban Things' which e...
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Magnum's First (October 2016, Monschau, Germany)

September 12, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Magnum’s First - KuK Monschau, Germany A recent listing on Facebook mentioned that the first ever exhibition of the work on Magnum’s photographers was being re-shown in Monschau, Germany. A quick inspection of Google Maps indicated it was in the far North West, very close to the Belgian border (not so far!!). It is rare that an exhibition is re-st...
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Book Review - New Documents (Arbus Friedlander Winogrand, 1967)

September 12, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Book Review: Arbus Friedlander Winogrand: New Documents, 1967 (MoMA 2017) Fifty years ago, John Szarkowski, the then Director of the MoMA Department of Photography organised what was to become a seminal exhibition of 20 th century photography and chart a new course for documentary photography. However, no catalogue or exhibition publication was p...
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Previous Exhibition Reviews (to June 2017)

September 12, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
For some reason the previously posted Exhibition Reviews have disappeared....(probably user error!!). All reviews and blogs previously published in the RPS Documentary Group - Decisive Moment - http://www.rps.org/special-interest-groups/documentary Harry Gruyaert - Western and Eastern Light - (The Photographers’ Gallery) A small commercial exhi...
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