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Brighton Photo Biennial 2014 launches with shows at Fabrica and De La Warr Pavilion


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Copyright Simon Faithfull, 2014   The Brighton Photo Biennial 2014 launches today and runs until 2 November in and around Brighton with shows also taking place in Hove, Lewes, Hastings and Bexhill.   Brighton Photo Biennial is the UK’s leading curated photography festival and promotes new thinking around photography through a commissioned programme of events  Continue Reading »


KEEP LEARNING: If you’re still at school, where’s the visual arts sector?


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Oliver Sumner reports on the state of the visual arts offer in education for young people living in the South East and finds that despite a tough financial climate a number of arts organisations have developed initiatives and strong new partnerships with local secondary schools.   By the educational standards of the 1970s and 80s,  Continue Reading »


What’s the point? Or why conceptual art photography leaves me cold


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  The current retrospective of conceptual photographic forebear Victor Burgin (Ambika P3 Gallery, London until 1 December) combined with the recent announcement of nominees for the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2014 and the Family Politics show (until 8 December) at the Jerwood Space London provides a timely opportunity to re-examine the conceptual approach to the  Continue Reading »


Photoworks appoints Celia Davies as its new director


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Photoworks has appointed Celia Davies as its new Director. Davies has been Acting Director at Photoworks since February 2013 and was previously Head of Programmes (2011) following its merger with the Brighton Photo Biennial where she developed the artistic strategy of the organisation.   Davies said: “I am committed to Photoworks’ mission as a leading  Continue Reading »