Artist talk- Seba Kurtis

I recently attended an artist talk at The Manchester Photographic Gallery by Seba Kurtis. I was particularly interested in his topics of immigration and boarder crossing, after working with similar themes in Mexico last summer. However I was very taken by his attitude and idea of processes and manipulation within his work. Seba talked in depth about photographs as objects and the use of combining … Continue reading Artist talk- Seba Kurtis

Presentation of wet plate photography

I have been continuing to try different ways t present my plates and I think finally I have come up with one I like. This particular choice i feel is in keeping with the processes and importance of concept led work. It doesn’t detract from the work itself but also frames it and makes them look like valued, finished pieces of art work.      … Continue reading Presentation of wet plate photography

Wet Plate fundraising event

As part of the fundraising for our exhibition, I organised an event. I was able to get access to a shop on Chorlton high road, where myself John brewer and Kate set up a studio/shop and dark room. The event needed a massive amount of promotion both online and posters, flyers etc. I made a Facebook event page which had a great response and joined … Continue reading Wet Plate fundraising event

External link to Please help us raise money for our final degree exhibition.

Please help us raise money for our final degree exhibition.

Please help us raise money for our final degree exhibition. Here is a link to my kickstarter campaign, all proceeds will go towards our final degree show in June at CFCCA (formally The Chinese Arts Centre). Please help us if you can. Any amount is helpful and there are prizes involved. Continue reading Please help us raise money for our final degree exhibition.

Wet Plate Collodion Photo Portrait Event.

I have been preparing and organising this event for some time. I was lucky enough to have the support of the artist I am working with as an intern and his partner Kate. They have offered to run a fund-raising event, where all profits go to our show in June. They have kindly given up their time and equipment and are going to take and … Continue reading Wet Plate Collodion Photo Portrait Event.