Events and Exhibitions

Tram Tickets, 2017 © Ruth Wedgbury
24 May 2017 to 27 May 2017

Ten photography students at Manchester School of Art are exhibiting work based on truth and illusion within photography.

Tattooed forearm
24 November 2016 to 29 May 2017

Curated by the iconic British photographer Martin Parr, Strange and Familiar considers how international photographers from the 1930s onwards have captured the social, cultural and political identity of the UK.

Television screen displaying image of man on chair
12 May 2017 to 18 June 2017

Eason Tsang Ka Wai uses photography and experimental media to create artworks on the theme of living in the modern city.

Michael Wolf, My Favourite Thing, Mops, (2015). Archival print ink-jet print © Michael Wolf. Image courtesy of Flowers Gallery
12 May 2017 to 18 June 2017

For over twenty years German photographer Michael Wolf has captured the hyperdensity of the city of Hong Kong through his large-scale photographs.

22 May 2017, 00:00 to 3 July 2017, 09:00

Lightbox is a yearlong course that aims to launch or develop the careers of the best in contemporary photography.

Untitled from Mondschwimmen,  2015 © Esther Teichmann
14 April 2017 to 17 July 2017

A major new exhibition inspired by the cultural explosion of 1980s Madrid.

Children sitting in the street
19 May 2017 to 28 August 2017

This exhibition includes previously unseen colour photographs by Shirley Baker alongside black and white images and ephemera such as magazine spreads, contact sheets and various sketches. 

Venues

Upcoming Events and Exhibitions

Exhibition Flâneur, image by Nicola Pass
30 May 2017 to 1 June 2017

A collective exhibition set up by the BA photography students of The Manchester College.

About

In partnership with the Manchester School of Art Redeye presents In Conversation With Daniel Meadows on the 15th June. This will be a rare opportunity to hear Daniel speak about his career and work ahead of his exhibition Separate and Together – bringing June Street to Miles Platting opening on the 16th March.

Who is it for?

June Street, 1973 © Daniel Meadows
16 June 2017 to 23 June 2017

Daniel Meadows and Martin Parr are exhibiting the June Street Photographs from 1973 at the Church of Apostles in Manchester.

Only a Mother Could Love © Tom Daniels
10 June 2017 to 2 July 2017

From the 10th June to the 3rd July 2017, The South Manchester Camera club will be exhibiting a body of work from 45 of its members.

Past Events and Exhibitions

Jérémy Palisse, silhouette man in coloured light

Creative light painters Jérémy Palisse and Tim Gamble share their fascinating world of light painting in this member-led workshop.

1 March 2017, 10:00 to 22 May 2017, 17:00

Redeye Academy - Photo David Nightingale

Redeye Academy aims to give you the best available training, development and support in contemporary photography. These workshops are particularly suitable for enthusiasts, amateurs at every level, or anyone looking to improve the quality of their photography and develop their style and voice.

In times when we are bombarded with technology, it’s good to take some time out and try something different. 

Critique Surgery with Dr Pippa Oldfield and Ben McDonnell

Get informal advice on your career or work during 1-1s with experts in the industry.

A full day workshop that will ground you in the basics of post-production editing software Adobe Photoshop. Regardless of your expertise in photography, it is rare to achieve such a perfect image straight from the camera that post-production editing can be bypassed. Generally, images will need to be altered in size and adjusted for exposure, tone and print. Professional photographer David Nightingale talks you through the core principals of Photoshop with practical examples; from optimising your RAW files to basic masking and layers.

Lightbox Launch

To celebrate the launch of Lightbox 2017/18, Redeye invites previous Lightbox participants to share their experiences of the course. Whilst offering the opportunity for prospective applicants to learn more about the course content and have any questions answered.

27 January 2017 to 30 April 2017

Weaving together extraordinary images, bio-medical research and individual testimonies, Lucida exposes the curious and complex relationship between the human eye, the brain and vision.

29 April 2017,
10:00 to 17:00

A full day workshop that will guide you through the fundamentals of urban and architectural photography. 

27 April 2017,
19:00 to 20:30

Photographic artist and Redeye member Natalie Wardle hosts an evening talk and discussion to showcase emerging northern talent whose work looks at the human form in visual art and performance. 

22 April 2017,
10:00 to 17:00

A full day workshop that will guide you through the fundamentals of street photography.

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