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.

Jeff Widener – Tiananmen Square and Beyond – Conflict Photography in Asia, 1987-1995 – V2

Jeff Widener is internationally renowned for his work at the Tiananmen Square protest and massacre in 1989, including the most iconic photograph of the last decades of the twentieth century: ‘The Tank Man.’ However, Jeff was the Associated Press Southeast Asia Picture Editor 1987-1995, based in Bangkok, Thailand, and Tiananmen Square was only one of many civil and armed conflicts he covered during the period.

Jeff Widener – Tiananmen Square and Beyond – Conflict Photography in Asia, 1987-1995

Event Date: 30 September 2014  Room Q169 Queen’s Building Lecture Theatre Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Department of History and the Department of Economics at Royal Holloway University of London present: Jeff Widener –  Tiananmen Square and Beyond – Conflict Photography in Asia, 1987-1995 Jeff Widener is internationally renowned for his work at the Tiananmen …

Politics in Focus: A Discussion of Photography and Politics

Event Date: 16 June 2014 Room B33 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy at Birkbeck presents: Social Sciences Week 2014 Politics in Focus: A Discussion of Photography and Politics Can and should photographers capture the complexity of the political process? Is the relationship between photography and …

Desert Island Pics: Alison Jackson

  Event Date: 18 January 2014 London Art Fair Business Design Centre L0ndon N1   photoworks presents: Desert Island Pics: Alison Jackson Artist and film-maker Alison Jackson’s work concerns fixations with celebrity and the relationships between photographs and celebrity culture. Working across all media, Jackson has exhibited widely in galleries and museums. Her images have themselves become as much a …

Desert Island Pics: Mishka Henner

Event Date: 28 September 2013Jurys Inn101 Stroudley Road,Brighton, BN1 4DJ                                                                                                                                                                                                photoworks presents: Desert Island Pics: Mishka Henner Mishka Henner has been described as a modern-day Duchamp for his appropriation of image-rich technologies including Google Earth, YouTube and Taaz.Trained as a documentary photographer, Henner is seen as a trailblazer in a movement of photographers without cameras – having replaced shutter …