EVENTS

Jem Southam: The Moth. Talk & Book Signing, Wed 31 Oct, 18.30 - 20.00

Please join us for an evening with photographer Jem Southam who is presenting his new photobook The Moth, published by Mack. Jem will be in conversation about his work with fellow photographer Peter Fraser in our Cafe from 18.30, and will be signing copies of The Moth in the Bookshop from 19.30.   The Moth derives from one black-and-white picturethat Jem Southam made in about 1983: a solitary man standing on Gwithian beach in St Ives, Cornwall. From this singular, meditative moment, the book of otherwise unpeopled, colour photographs unravels like a succession of memories, drifting back and forth through...

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Gerry Johansson: American Winter. Talk & Book Signing, Thu 18 Oct, 18.30 - 20.00

Please join us for an evening with Swedish photographer Gerry Johansson who is presenting his latest publication American Winter, published by Mack. Gerry will be in conversation with David Campany in our Cafe from 18.30, and will be signing copies of his books in the Bookshop from 19.30. For American Winter, Gerry Johansson, who has made quiet pictures of quiet places, often lying in the shadows of industrial decline since the early eighties, travelled through semi-deserted towns in Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, North Dakota, Montana, Wyoming and Colorado, finding as much beauty as there was misery in landscapes cloaked in...

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Paul Hart: Drained. Book Launch & Signing, Thu 11 Oct, 18.00 - 20.00

Please join us in the Bookshop and Print Sales Gallery and meet photographer Paul Hart who is presenting his new publication Drained, pubished by Dewi Lewis Publishing. The Fens, a region of reclaimed marshland in eastern England, is one of the richest arable areas in the UK. It is a landscape of agribusiness that Paul Hart has been photographing for over eight years. In his new book Drained, he continues the exploration of this wide-open environment which he began with Farmed, the first in a planned series of three books about the region. This is a linear landscape of straight...

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Isabelle Graeff: Exit. Book Presentation & Signing. Thu 4 Oct, 18.00 - 20.00

Please join us in the Bookshop and meet Berlin based photographer Isabelle Graeff who is presenting her monograph Exit, published by HatjeCantz. Isabelle had moved to England, where she had been a student and knew her way around. Yet, when she returned to taking pictures here in 2015 she found a changed place: a country in crisis, on the edge of Brexit and divided, with the legacy of an epic history, but an uncertain prospect of the future. Her photographs were taken before the referendum, at a time when Brexit had not yet divided the nation. But Exit is more...

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Polaroid Discount Day. Sat 22 Sep, 10.00-18.00

The Photographers' Gallery is hosting a sold out Creative Polaroid Camera Techniques Workshop Saturday 22 September so to coincide the Bookshop is celebrating all things Polaroid with 10% discount instore on all Polaroid Originals films, accessories and cameras including the brand new OneStep+ camera. But that's not all, there is also 10% off all vintage Polaroid cameras including the iconic SX-70. Free event, no booking. 10% discount may not be used in conjunction with other offers.

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