+++ Tuesday, 30th MAR, 7:30pm – Sign up via the link and receive a Zoom link via email Free Entry – Limited Space! +++ Miniclick Bristol x The RPS Presents: Dr Shawn Sobers in conversation with Ben Roberts and Francheska Melendez Photographer Ben Roberts and writer Francheska Melendez will be discussing their collaborative work, recently published by Here Press. Shawn Sobers is an Associate Professor of Cultural Interdisciplinary Practice at the University of the West of England, Bristol. While teaching photography, filmmaking, Research Methods, […]
As Miniclick celebrates its tenth anniversary, Gemma Padley speaks to photography professionals about the role of communities and why they are more important now than ever.
Categories: INTERVIEWS, WRITING • Tags: autograph, bindi vora, community, format, gemma padly, louise fedotov-clements, matt martin, mimi mollica, miniclick, photo meet, photobookcafe, quad, the photocopy club
Back in September Miniclick looked at the themes of resistance, protest and strikes with two socially minded photographers, Janine Wiedel and Homer Sykes. In an interview with Homer Sykes, he elaborates on his practice past and present. Some of your images from the 70’s highlight the fragility and division of the class system in Britain. Do you think this depiction is harder to recognise when taking photographs today? Yes it probably is. During the 1970s there was a very distinct […]
William Lakin came to speak for us in July for our summer hoods themed event, we interviewed him further about his project Good Times For Free… +++ Good times for free shows very honest depictions of young people ‘the night after’. What were the people in the portraits responses to you? It varied from place to place; on my second trip I visited a resort called Kavos which had been the subject of a TV documentary the year before and […]
Martin Seeds engages with the conflicting experiences of Northern Irish identity, politics, culture and nationality through his practice. We spoke to him following up Miniclick’s August talk On Catharsis… +++ After a career in IT, you focused your practice on photography. Would you say this background influenced the way in which you take pictures and enhanced your interest in technology? In my previous career, I treated technology as a tool to assist me to achieve something and that is how I […]