October/November 2018

F E S T I V A L  N E W S

 

PHOTOMONTH OPENING PARTY

Thursday 4 October 2018 7.30pm

theprintspace gallery, 74 Kingsland Road, Shoreditch E2 8DL

Come and celebrate the opening of Photomonth and the Photo-Open exhibition ‘Women in the 21st Century’ Pick up a free festival brochure and go online to discover all the exhibitions and events to be explored and enjoyed throughout October & November and beyond…..

 

EXHIBITIONS NOW OPENING ACROSS EAST LONDON

 

FREE FESTIVAL TALKS

theprintspacegallery, 74 Kingsland Road, Shoreditch E2 8DL

8 October 7.30pm

Photomonth Talk : Dougie Wallace

His life and times as a photographer from growing up in Glasgow , street selling his work in Spitalfields, to becoming an internationally acclaimed for his visually exaggerated and hard edged style.

9 October 7.30pm

PhotoForum with Emily Garthwaite

Emily will talk about her practice and screen footage of her forthcoming documentary film on the Arbae’en Pilgrimage in Iraq which despite being the world’s largest pilgrimage is little known in the wider world.

11 October 7.30pm

A Woman’s Place in Photography

Join The World Photography Organisation and leading artists, curators and commentators in a lively discussion and Q&A debating the role of women in photography.

Free Entry. Seating limited. www.theprintspace.co.uk

 

SUFFRAGETTE POP-UP PORTRAIT BOOTH

Tower Hamlets Local History Library & Archives, 277 Bancroft Road E1 4DQ

20 October 3pm-5pm Free

Dress up like a Suffragette and get your picture taken.www.ideastore.co.uk/loca/history

 

UNCOVER THE MISSING CHAPTER

Idea Store Canary Wharf, Churchill Place E14 5RB

23 October 6.30pm Free

Talk and discussion with Ali Eisa of Autograph –APB . Discover how rare portraits of African, Caribbean and South Asian people living and working in Victorian Britain were uncovered after 125 yrs www.ideastore.co.uk

 

WONDER WOMEN and the PHOTOMONTH PHOTO-OPEN ‘Women in the 21st Century’ 

Rich Mix, 34-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch E1 6LA

24 October 6pm-8pm  Free

Wonder Women and the Photomonth Photo-open exhibitions open at the Rich Mix.

 

CUBAN NOTEBOOK

Brady Arts Centre, 192-196 Hanbury Street E1 5HU

25 October 6.30pm Free

Photographer Larry Herman discusses the work he has made in Cuba over a 4 year period with Dr Noni Stacey, followed by a Q&A. www.larryherman.net

 

PHOTOMONTH PHOTOBOOK & PRINT FAIR

Rich Mix, 34-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch E1 6LA

27 October 11am-4pm Admission Free

Photobooks, Prints, Signings, Small Talks. An opportunity to buy original books and prints and meet the photographers and publishers. www.photomonth.org

 

EAST END SUFFRAGETTES

Four Corners Gallery, 121 Roman Road E2 0QN

2 November - 9 February Admission Free

The Photography of Norah Smyth (1874-1963).

Exhibition, Talks & Walks www.fourcornersfilm.co.uk

 

PHOTOMONTH PORTFOLIO REVIEW

Rich Mix, 34-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch E1 6LA

24 November 11am-4pm

A great opportunity for photographers to discuss their current and future projects and receive critical feedback from experienced professionals. Apply by email to info@alternativearts.co.uk

 

TOM HUNTER – From Counter Culture to Vermeer

Cass School of Art Architecture & Design, Calcutta House, Old Castle Street E1 7NT

29 November 6.30pm Tickets www.londonphotography.org.uk

The Janet Hall Lecture presented by London Independent Photography.

 

ALDGATE EAST MY NEIGHBOURHOOD

Idea Store Whitechapel, 321 Whitechapel Road E1 1BU

5-30 December Free

Exhibition, Talks & Walks www.ideastore.co.uk www.fourcornersfilm.co.uk

 

WORKSHOPS & COURSES

Visit the Events Page at www.photomonth.org and discover the workshops and courses available during Photomonth East London 2018.