Photographic artist Ingrid Pollard joins Redeye to talk about her life, work, and unique approach to photography.
Ingrid Pollard was born in Georgetown, Guyana in 1953 and moved to England when she was four years old. Since then she has lived in London working as a photographer, printer, media artist and researcher.
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Having Photography as a hobby means that peeople may buy the gear, but not have a rounded awareness of how to use it properly. If you’re new to an SLR camera it can be hard to move forward and many people get stuck in “Auto” mode.
University of Salford is launching a series of short courses in the new year. Three of them are photography based: introduction to darkroom photography, intermediate darkroom photography, and photography for performance.
A new collection of contemporary landscape photography opens at Argentea Gallery on 2 November. Out of the Woods of Thought is a fascinating exploration of the natural world through a series of highly atmospheric works by some of the UK’s most exciting landscape photographers.
A new exhibition portraying the skills and satisfaction of manual occupations is coming to The Treasure House, Beverley, on Saturday 10 November. The creation of photographer Peter Barker, ‘Working Hands’ is a series of photographs which show how hand and mind are linked in skilled work, from bookbinding to sheepshearing, from hat making to dog grooming. The photographs suggest a connection between inner and outer worlds, between body and mind, and between thinking and doing.
Last few weeks to see the photography exhibition at the Museum of Science and Industry, which charts the history of the museum and the building restoration work carried out since it moved to the site of the historic Liverpool Road Station in 1983.
Birmingham New Street is to host a unique art installation which celebrates 100 years since women were first allowed to vote.
Martin Parr shows how the lives of Mancunians have changed but also reveals how there is continuity in how we live our lives.