Events and Exhibitions
Martin Parr shows how the lives of Mancunians have changed but also reveals how there is continuity in how we live our lives.
Upcoming Events and Exhibitions
In a major new touring exhibition leading contemporary photographers join forces to present the multimedia project Sixteen, exploring the dreams, hopes and fears of 16-year olds across the UK.
Loved&Lost is a documentary project by Manchester-based artist Simon Bray that invites participants to explore their experience of loss. Each participant is asked to find a photograph of themselves with their lost loved one. We return to the location of the original photograph to replicate the image and record an interview.
Past Events and Exhibitions
Shadow Land is a major exhibition of work by internationally-acclaimed photographer Roger Ballen whose work offers a powerful social critique and an extreme, uncanny beauty. The exhibition explores three decades of Ballen’s career, charting the evolution of his unique photographic style and demonstrating the contribution he has made to contemporary photography.
Creative Exposures is a photography group based on alternative processes and techniques in photography.
The group is open to photographers using film or digital, with an emphasis on experimental techniques.
The group meets every second Thursday of each month - the next meeting is on 10 May 2012. The group has a facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/creativeexposures/
Chen Man is one of the most well known female Chinese photographers of the 21st century and is a leading fashion photographer in China.
She has created a rich body of striking images for Chinese editions of Elle, Cosmopolitan, and Vogue. She has also won advertising commissions for international brands such as Adidas, Nike and Motorola.