Events and Exhibitions

30 June 2018 to 23 September 2018

This major new exhibition on tour direct from the National Portrait Gallery brings together the works of four of the most celebrated figures in art photography, Lewis Carroll, Julia Margaret Cameron, Oscar Rejlander, and Clementina Hawarden.

12 July 2018, 11:00 to 12 March 2019, 17:00

A new professional development programme in Manchester for artists, makers and photographers.  Collaboratively developed and delivered by a-n, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester Craft & Design Centre and Redeye, the Photography Network.

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Upcoming Events and Exhibitions

26 September 2018, 19:00 to 20:00

The AGM is where Redeye reflects on the past year as well as making key decisions for the future.

This is the first chance for you to hear about Redeye's plans for the next year and beyond. New board members will be voted in and you can meet other Redeye members as well as all staff and directors. So come along, have your say and catch up with old friends and new. Drinks and buffet will be provided. 

6 October 2018, 10:00 to 7 October 2018, 17:00

Back for its fifth year, Hull International Photography Festival returns to celebrate the cultural importance of photography in the region. Alongside award-winning visiting and local photographers, there will be a host of other events taking place across the city.

9 October 2018, 19:00 to 20:30

The image of Manchester has been accurately represented visually over the years by the likes of local stalwarts Samuel Coulthurst or Kevin Cummins. In times of political and social flux, a rather more acerbic, satirical identity has been required, and David Dunnico is one of the people to have picked up that baton.

22 October 2018, 18:00 to 20:00

Get informal advice on your career and photographic work during 30-minute one-to-one sessions with experts in the industry. At this month's critique, we welcome guest panellists Angela Sheard (Associate Curator and Programme Coordinator of Impressions Gallery, Bradford) and Howard Barlow (freelance photojournalist) alongside Paul Herrmann (Director of Redeye, the Photography Network).

1 November 2018, 18:00 to 3 November 2018, 16:00

We are delighted to be returning with the National Photography Symposium (NPS), this year held in partnership with the University of Salford at their base in MediaCityUK. The Symposium will be held over three dynamic and engaging days, Thursday 1 - Saturday 3 November.

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29 November 2018, 18:00 to 19:30

In partnership with CFCCA, we are delighted to welcome international award-winning photographer Mandy Barker to present her globally recognised work involving marine plastic debris. Working alongside scientists, Mandy aims to raise awareness about pollution in the world's oceans whilst highlighting the harmful affect on marine life and ultimately ourselves.

5 December 2018, 19:00 to 20:30

An evening of presentations and discussions about all things green in photography. Photographers Phil Barton and Walter Lewis will be showing how they investigate issues around environmental sustainability in their work.

29 January 2019, 18:30 to 20:00

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. 

2 February 2019, 10:30 to 16:30

Hothouse arrives in Leeds for a day-long celebration of photographic talent. Throughout the day there will be short presentations from photographers about their recent work and projects, plus ample opportunity for networking and showing portfolios and books. If you want to get involved and present on the day please check out our opportunities page to find out how.

12 February 2019, 18:30 to 20:00

Rut Blees Luxemburg's technique is to take photographs at night, mostly exploring the urban landscape. Rut employs long exposures to allow her to use the light emanating from the street only, for instance from office blocks or street lights in her photos. Many of her photographs and prints deal with nocturnal themes.

12 March 2019, 18:30 to 20:00

Chloe Dewe Mathews is an award-winning photographic artist. She is best known for ambitious documentary projects that can take years of preparation.

Past Events and Exhibitions

28 July 2018, 15:00 to 17:00

The #RetiredPerformers Project is a series of images and audio interviews being captured over 12 months by Blackpool-based photographer, Claire Griffiths.

The Interval is a snapshot midway through the project of some of the stories she has gathered from the chauffeurs, dancers, performers and musicians who were active in Blackpool in, and prior to, the 1970s. 

17 May 2018 to 30 June 2018

A collaboration between Liverpool based photographic artist Tony Mallon & The Salvation Army International Heritage Centre.

17 May 2018 to 17 June 2018

The Manchester Guide is a collection of photographs by Urszula Kochanowska, focusing on the beautiful architecture in Manchester.

13 June 2018, 19:00 to 21:00

Photo Cafe is an informal discussion and meeting place, an event that invites speakers and participants to discuss ideas, debate topics around contemporary photography issues and network with others.

29 March 2018 to 12 May 2018

Noises in the Blood is an exhibition of works by photographer Lúa Ribeira, inspired by contemporary Jamaican dancehall ritual.

Manchester, San Francisco, black and white photograph
12 April 2018 to 11 May 2018

Photgrapher Andrew Susich has spent the last five years documenting life in the San Francisco Bay Area and Manchester using a 35mm Leica M6 camera and Illford film.

Opening night - 12th April 2018
Enjoy complimentary cocktails starting at 7pm provided by Absolut.  Framed images for sale as well as prints available to order in a variety of sizes.  Music will be supplied by former Hacienda resident DJ Paulette.

Exhibition opening hours
Monday to Thursday 12pm — 12am 
Friday and Saturday 12pm — 2am 
Sunday 12pm — 11pm

25 April 2018, 19:00 to 21:00

Photographic artist and Redeye member Natalie Wardle returns to host an evening with talented Northern photographers whose work looks at the human form in visual art and performance. Speaking alongside Natalie will be Lucy Ridges and Michael Savage.

23 April 2018, 18:00 to 20:00

Get informal advice on your career and work during 30-minute one-to-one sessions with experts in the industry. 

3 February 2018, 09:30 to 31 March 2018, 17:00

Redeye Academy offers the best contemporary photography workshops in the North-West. We offer photography training, creative classes and support to improve your skills in photography, find your creative voice and help you to capture more memorable images. 

18 October 2017, 17:00 to 21 March 2018, 19:00

Fourth Year is a series of informal networking sessions for recent graduates from photography courses to gain support for their practice.

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