Joan M Schwartz – Lives and afterlives: The photographic lens and legacy of Frederick Dally

Event Date: 23 May 2018 Moore Lecture Theatre Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Royal Holloway Centre for the GeoHumanities presents: The 3rd Denis Cosgrove Lecture in the GeoHumanities Professor Joan M Schwartz (Head of Department of Art History and Art Conservation at Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada) – Lives and afterlives: The photographic lens and legacy …

‘Yo soy Fidel!’: Post-Castro Cuba and the Cult of Personality

Event Date: 2 May 2018 Arts Lecture Theatre 3 Arts Building Royal Holloway University of London Egham Surrey TW20 0EX The Centre for Visual Cultures at Royal Holloway presents: ‘Yo soy Fidel!’: Post-Castro Cuba and the Cult of Personality A conversation with Dr James Kent (RHUL) and Dr John Perivolaris As Cuba now enters a new, post-Castro era, renowned photographer …

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John Perivolaris – Shoreditch Bridge Portraits

Event Date: 19 October 2016 Windsor Building WIN 0-02 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Shoreditch Bridge Portraits HARC Making Space for Art Lecture Series Dr John Perivolaris in conversation with Dr James Kent Since 2011, photographer John Perivolaris has been making portraits under …

Desert Island Pics: Olivia Arthur

Event Date: 23 January 2016 London Art Fair Business Design Centre London N1 0QH   photoworks presents: Desert Island Pics: Olivia Arthur Olivia Arthur has been a member of Magnum Photos since 2013. Having worked extensively on women’s issues throughout Eastern Europe, Iran, Turkey and North Africa, her much celebrated first book Jeddah Diary (2012) opened up the paradoxical world …

Women in Photography

Event Date: 20 January 2016 London Art Fair Business Design Centre London N1 0QH   photoworks presents: Women in Photography The latest edition of Photoworks Annual looks at women and their roles in photography, as subjects, creators and consumers. For this panel discussion, contributors to the Annual explore themes raised within it and pose questions around the changing landscape of …

Angela Dalle Vacche – What Photographic Cinema Can Teach the Twenty-First Century

Event Date: 18 June 2015 Main Lecture Theatre Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX   The School of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures, Royal Holloway, University of London presents: Keynote Lecture at the 2015 Postgraduate Colloquium Professor Angela Dalle Vacche (Georgia Institute of Technology) – What Photographic Cinema Can Teach the Twenty-First Century As the conclusion to …

Desert Island Pics: Martin Barnes

Event Date: 23 May 2015 Photo London Somerset House Strand, London WC2R 1LA   photoworks presents: Desert Island Pics: Martin Barnes Which eight photos would you take with you to a desert island? Martin Barnes, Victoria & Albert Museum Senior Curator of Photographs, reveals his choices to our regular host Stephen Bull and discusses how they reflect his life and …

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Photographs of London

Event Date: 20 May 2015 Room G04 Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2015 Photographs of London A panel discussion between photographers and historians of the medium. Speakers include: Tom Allbeson (Nottingham) on Herbert Mason, ‘St Paul’s’, 29 December 1940; Lynda Nead (Birkbeck) on Bert Hardy, ‘Life …

Desert Island Pics: Simon Roberts

In this talk for London Art Fair 2015, Award-winning British photographer Simon Roberts will reveal the eight photographs he’d like to have with him if castaway on a desert island. He’ll discuss his choices and how they reflect his life and career with with our regular Desert Island Pics host Stephen Bull.