CHANGING SPACES: Laura Braun Simon Rowe Mandy Lee Jandrell Isidro Ramirez Gregor Stephan
16 May – 21 June 2008 Private View Thursday 15 May, 18:30 – 21:00
FREE BAR UNTIL 19:30
This exhibition brings together five recent Goldsmiths’ MA graduates whose work addresses the changing nature of urban space. The exhibition reflects on a range of visual styles, narratives and research methodologies drawing on documentary, fine art and landscape practices. Admission free, open Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 6pm, and on Thursday evening by appointment only.
Changing Spaces is part of the Urban Encounters programme, developed in collaboration with Goldsmiths College, and includes a 2 day conference, a series of workshops, gallery talks and curated walks that explore photography and urbanism.
Curated Walks Sunday 18 May 2008, 12.00 – 2.00pm. £15 (please contact gallery for meeting place) Choice of three curated walks which explore the cultural and historic nature of London’s urban spaces from a visual, sociological and literary perspective: i. Smithfield: Led by Giles Lane; ii. Deptford to Greenwich: Led by Simon Rowe & Ben Gidley; iii. Crystal Palace: Led by Ingrid Pollard
Shot in the Dark Thurs 29 May 2008,7.15pm. £10 (£8.50 Students, Photofusion & LIP members) Illustrated talk and practical demonstrations exploring different approaches to photographing the city at night. Speakers Stephen McLaren, Richard Primrose, Maciej Dakowicz, Robin Maddock.
Gallery Talk Tuesday 17th June 2008, 7.15. £5 (£3.50 Students, Photofusion & LIP members) Caroline Knowles will lead a tour of the exhibition with the photographers. Caroline is a Reader in Sociology at Goldsmiths and a widely published author.
Night Vision Fri 20th June 2008, 11.00pm – 04.00am. £20 (£18 Students, Photofusion & LIP members) This four mile night walk, led by photographer Stephen McLaren, takes advantage of the late sunset and early sunrise of the summer solstice and offers on-hand tutoring along the way. Starting at Blackfriars Bridge, the walk will end at Primrose Hill.
Programme curators: Paul Halliday and Catherine Williams
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