Event Archive

Giles Price: Restricted Residence. Book Launch & Signing. Thu 16 Jan, 18.00 - 20.00

Please join us in the Bookshop and meet the photographer Giles Price who is launching his book Restricted Residence, published by Loose Joints. Restricted Residence examines the relocation of Japanese citizens to Namie and Iitate, two towns exposed to extreme radioactivity following the catastrophic leak at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.Despite the inconclusive scientific consensus of the long-term effects of radiation in the area, in 2017 the Japanese government began to reduce the exclusion zones and heavily financially incentivise residents to return to what were formerly bustling towns, with nearly 20,000 living and working...

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Federico Clavarino: Hereafter. Book Presentation & Artist Talk. Thu 12 Dec, 18.00 - 20.00

Please join us in the Bookshop and meet photographer Federico Clavarino who is presenting his recent book Hereafter, published by Skinnerboox. On the night Federico Clavarino will be in conversation with the curator, writer and photographer Benedetta Casagrande. They will be looking at the narrative strategies deployed in Hereafter, which builds upon family photographs and oral recollections, to discuss how the uncomfortable and conflicting narratives present in colonial histories can be used to produce a reflexive viewer, one suspended between memory and history, affection and reflection.    Hereafter is based on the story of the photographer's grandparents. For over thirty years John and...

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Analogue Afternoon with Kosmo Foto. Sat 14 Dec, 13.00-18.00

Join us in the Bookshop as we celebrate film photography. We’ll be joined by Stephen Dowling of film brand and blog Kosmo Foto who'll talk about all things analogue, how he created Kosmo Foto Mono film and selling gift sets, t-shirts and film cases, most of which are normally only available online. There will be 10% discount on these and our unparalleled range of cameras, films and accessories during the event.  Plus we will have some exclusive brand new films and single use cameras available for the first time at the Analogue Afternoon as listed below. Lomography Metropolis Film. The...

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Martin Parr Booksigning. Wed 4 Dec, 17.30 - 18.30

Please join us in the Bookshop for our annual Booksigning with Martin Parr. He has just published a few new titles which will all be available in the Bookshop: Early Works from RRB Publishing, Death by Selfie from Super Labo, Martin Parr in Wales from his current show at Nation Museum Wales, Cardiff and Kleingärtner, published by Koenig Books on the occasion of a Martin Parr Retrospective at the NRW Forum Düsseldorf.  A selection of previously published titles will be available as well. Free event, no booking required.  

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Deanna & Ed Templeton Booksigning. Mon 11 Nov, 17.00 - 19.00

The Templetons are paying their annual visit in our Bookshop. This time they will be presenting their latest books from Superlabo in Japan - Yesterday and City Confessions #1: Tokyo. Mon 11 Nov, 17.00 - 19.00. Bookshop Free event, no Booking. We advise to turn up on time - Templetons' events tend to get busy.     Spreads from: Deanna  Templeton: Yesterday   Spreads from Ed Templeton: Tokyo  

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