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 […]
Dulcie Wagstaff uses photography as part of a creative process in which she explores quotidian environments and emotions. After Miniclick’s August talk On Catharsis, we interviewed her about her work… +++ Where do you find inspiration for your dreamlike but uncanny imagery? In terms of artists, I would say Francesca Woodman is my biggest inspiration, and has been since I was about 15. Her images are strange and uncanny, but somehow have a ‘realness’ and depth that can’t be faked […]
Join Miniclick in Brighton in September with Homer Sykes and Janine Wiedel as we look at the documentation of resistance.
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This month Miniclick explores catharsis with Dulcie Wagstaff and Martin Seeds. Artistic practice is within itself a process of working through emotions. Photography not only allows the photographer to go through this process but often records others going through this process. Both of our speakers this week explore different sides of this and the emotional relationship between photographer, subject, and the act of photographing. +++ Monday 14th August 2017. Doors at 6pm, kicks off at 7pm. The Old Market, Brighton. Free Entry. […]
Miniclick is taking you on a summer holiday with July’s talk. Rob Ball and William Lakin will be taking you on a photographic journey to holiday resorts across the world. With summer on it’s way we are exploring the photographer as tourist hoping to unpick some of the habits, traditions and rituals of holiday makers and the resorts built to entertain them. +++ Tuesday 11th July, 2017. Doors at 6pm, kicks off at 7pm. The Old Market, Brighton. Free Entry. +++ […]