National Portrait Gallery LGBTQ+ History Month

This February National Portrait Gallery are celebrating LGBTQ+ History Month,  They have partnered up with a number of organisations and individuals to celebrate some of the incredible LGBTQ+ sitters in their Collection. From a special series of films with National Youth Theatre members inspired by three sitters in the Collection, to a blog with artist Sassicism.…

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Global SinoPhoto Awards, 2021

Press release From friend of BAPLA Andrea Stern, ASA Ltd. Winners of the Global SinoPhoto Awards 2021 announced ahead of Chinese New Year of the Water Tiger (January 25) An image titled ‘The Dancing Dreams of a Mountain Girl’ depicting a young mountain girl dancing for her grandmother while she works making toy tigers in…

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TopFoto Archive Images used in Churchill and the Crown exhibition

Churchill and the Crown TopFoto archive images are on show at Chartwell, home of Winston and Clementine Churchill.  Chartwell’s Property Curator, Katherine Carter, visited the new TopFoto archive space last year and inspired by one particular image was led to create a gorgeous outdoor exhibition “Churchill and the Crown”.   Katherine and her team have put…

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Last Chance to see: Changing the Story: Photographs of British Life in Black and White (1917-1962)

The North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford | 10 – 29 January 2022 | Admission Free Download the exhibition guide here ‘I open the album and am spellbound; immediately struck that what unites these temporally disparate photographs – these stories of people and places across time and space – is the racial diversity of the protagonists…

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akg-images prize draw at Fotofringe 2018

akg-images illustrate the history of world culture through an iconographic collection which spans archaeology and history through to performing arts, fine arts and photography. We look forward to seeing new and familiar faces at Fotofringe 2018. Come talk to us at table H2/1 for a chance to win a canvas print. Choose from over 3…

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Camera Press at 70 – a lifetime in pictures

Founded in 1947, Camera Press celebrates it’s Platinum anniversary this year with Camera Press at 70 – a lifetime in pictures. Drawing on an unparalleled collection of images, and featuring work by some of the most iconic names in the industry this exhibition offers a fascinating insight into photography from the 1940s to the present…

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Mary Evans Picture Library represents images from the forthcoming exhibition The Doughboys 1917-1918

Mary Evans Picture Library press release – London – 3 April, 2017. Mary Evans Picture Library, the UK’s leading source for historical images, is delighted to announce that Mike St. Maur Sheil’s images have been chosen for an exhibition commissioned by the U.S. National World War I Museum and Memorial to commemorate the 100th anniversary of…

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Photofusion special exhibition Shirley Baker: On the Beach

Photofusion presents the special exhibition Shirley Baker: On the Beach, curated by Anna Douglas. Exhibition Dates: 12 May – 16 June 2016 On the Beach juxtaposes two bodies of work from the 1970s, taken five years apart by Shirley Baker. Though appearing to reflect upon two seaside settings – Blackpool, a popular northern English resort;…

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DMLA (formerly PACA) 2015 Conference

This year DMLA (formerly PACA) holds their 20th Annual International Conference! In honour of all that’s changed, yet remained the same since they started these conferences (including their name), this year’s theme is ‘Unplug, Connect & Engage‘. This event presents a challenge to remove yourself from office walls, multi-tasking screens and endless messages. Make time…

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Tony Tree – Jobbing Photographer

Farley Farm House & Gallery  press release. Tony Tree has been a professional photographer for more than 50 years, starting his career at House and Garden in the 1960s. Changing direction from interiors and studio work he travelled the world as an assistant to many of the decade’s most famous fashion photographers including David Bailey…

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