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. +++ […]
Liz Orton will be speaking at our June talk Photography & Landscape. Her work explores landscape as part of a practice that deals with notions of technology, ecologies and human activity. Leading up to the talk, we interviewed her about the work and her use of landscape… +++ Your views on landscape merge scientific approaches with questions about the photographic apparatus. How did you first become interested in geology and its forms of representation? I’ve always been fascinated by non-photographic […]
Miniclick are back in Leeds, with Village and The Brunswick, to present an evening of talks from Chris Nunn and Murray Ballard.
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Katharine MacDaid will be speaking at our June talk Photography & Landscape. Her photographs take us to a variety of outdoors scenarios in different countries and cultures. In the run-up to the talk, we interviewed her about the work and her use of landscape… +++ Your early projects are mainly portraiture based, what made you shift your interest to landscape photography? It was not a conscious choice to shift my interest to landscape photography, I made some great portraits […]
James William Murray uses photography as part of a multi-disciplinary practice. After speaking about his work for us at April’s talk about photography and sculpture, we interviewed him regarding his practice and his current solo exhibition Desire Works… +++ Fragility and the ephemeral are intrinsic to your exploration of desire and absence. How does photography convey those notions? One of the ways I think about photography is as a container for sculptural and performative gestures that may only exist for the duration of an […]
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Ahead of Miniclick’s Behind the Beat exhibition, we spoke to photographers Ellie Ramsden and Carly Tyrell.
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