Behind the scenes at a photography gallery
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Behind the scenes at a photography gallery

Behind the scenes at a photography gallery

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The Dye House Gallery

Lister Building

Bradford College

Bradford, United Kingdom

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The Dye House Gallery at Bradford School of Art and Impressions Gallery are delighted to host the symposium Behind the scenes at a photography gallery along with photographer Joy Gregory and Director of Impressions Gallery, Anne McNeill.

Joy Gregory is one of the most important artists to emerge from the Black British photography movement of the 1980s. Gregory is a visual storyteller whose work is influenced by a combination of race, history, gender and aesthetics. This symposium in partnership with Impressions Gallery is hosted alongside the Impressions touring exhibition Lost Languages and other voices, showcasing the work of Joy Gregory, one of the most important artists to emerge from the Black British photography movement of the 1980s.

 The symposium provides a glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes at a gallery. Expect insights into the curator/artist relationship and collaborative working in different spaces at this not to be missed event for students, lecturers and photography and art enthusiasts.

 Symposium Programme

 1pm Registration

 1.30pm Welcome Pam Brook, Head of School, Bradford Art School

 Introducing Joy Gregory, Anne McNeill, Director of Impressions Gallery

 Keynote Speaker Joy Gregory

 Break

 Anne McNeill, Director of Impressions Gallery and Dr Pippa Oldfield, Head of Programme Impressions Gallery

 Plenary with Joy Gregory, Anne McNeill, Dr Pippa Oldfield, and Dr Robert Galeta(Bradford School of Art)

 4pm  Finish

Delegates are invited to stay for the exhibition launch of Lost Languages and other voices which commences at 4.30pm and will be opened by Bradford College Provost, Richard Thomas and Director of Impressions Gallery, Anne McNeil.

 

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