PhotoForum is a series of inspirational talks about the world of photography.
Yan Wang Preston - Thursday 18th July 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Yan Wang Preston, is a British-Chinese artist and recent winner of the Sony World Photography Awards for Landscape. Her work has been featured in national and international journals, galleries and photography festivals. Yan will talk about her work which uncovers the hidden stories within the physical landscape, and how landscape photography can capture global issues on environmental politics. Yan will also be signing books at the event.
Almudena Romero - Wednesday 25th September 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Almudena Romero is a visual artist working with a wide range of photographic processes from early printing techniques such as wet plate collodion, to new technologies including 3D scanning. Almudena uses photographic processes to reflect on issues relating to identity, representation and ideology; such as the role of photography in the construction of national identity, or the link between photographic archives and colonialism.
She has exhibited nationally and internationally, showing work at many prestigious venues including V&A, National Portrait Gallery, Tate, Unseen Amsterdam, and more. Almudena will share her inspirations and artistic journey in this engaging and thought provoking talk.
Tickets £5, £4 concessions, £2.50 for 16-25 year olds.