Tag: photography

Vintage wedding photos — the beauty of the imperfect

Vintage wedding photos — the beauty of the imperfect

The Vintage Weddings Photos Project arose when a social and historical researcher began unearthing the stories of people, place and culture behind the treasures of sepia-tinted photos in secondhand shops around the country. Project founder, Charlotte Sibtain, discovered just how many precious images are lying in boxes and stock rooms and was determined to tell...

9 Feb 20199 Feb 2019
Negotiating with the Heteronormative State

Negotiating with the Heteronormative State

Renowned photographer Richard Ansett discusses the possibility that forces which subjugate creative freedom are embedded into the very fabric of the world we exist in. He will attempt to find solutions to an increasing sense of dislocation within society and how we might form better a better relationship to reality. This free talk is part...

Can Photography be Art?

Can Photography be Art?

Photographer Richard Ansett talks candidly about the conscious and subconscious motives that drive his own image-making. The talk will invite discussion about how we define ‘fine art photography’, the motivations that inspire image making and the subconscious forces that influence our unique interpretation of the world around us. This free talk is part of our...

Come visit our dwelling at the chapel this November

Come visit our dwelling at the chapel this November

This November, join us as we explore ideas about beauty, attachment and design in our second exhibition, Dwelling. With works and images gathered from homes, hotels, the BT Tower, the Indian YMCA and nooks and crannies all across Fitzrovia, the show will be a fascinating study of the objects which sit in our hearts as...

9 Oct 201810 Apr 2019
Volunteers needed to show art that matters to them

Volunteers needed to show art that matters to them

We are curating an exhibition of art selected from homes across Fitzrovia and are looking for volunteers to display their favourite pieces. With houses ranging from sumptuous residences to quirky apartments and family homes, the focus of the exhibition will be on reflecting people’s passion for design and questioning how art finds a place in...

10 May 20185 Oct 2018