talks & exhibitions:
Still: Stories from the Jewellery Quarter exhibition
exhibiting documentary portraiture alongside Andy Pilsbury (BCU) and Janine Weidel (Café Royal Books)
Iron House Gallery
174 Great Hampton Row
Thursday 24th October, 6-8pm
26th October - 10th November
10 am - 5 pm Monday - Saturday
- Listen to portrait sitters' oral histories at the exhibition, or online!
link coming soon
Here To Stay 14th November - 14th December
The final iteration of 2019
The Gap Arts Centre of Creative & Cultural Action
498 Moseley Road
speaker at international conference:
‘collaboration, participation and collective photographic practices
in France and the UK’
Université Paris Est Créteil
15th & 16th May, 2020
gUEST SPEAKER, Festival of audacity, 18th july, 6.30 - 10.30 pm
THE OLD LIBRARY, CUSTARD FACTORY, bIRMINGHAM
Navigating conversations about public transport in Birmingham.
Here to stay, WARWICK UNIVERSITY
15TH - 29th june
Hosted by Warwick University and on-site archival resource the Modern Records Centre.
Supported by The Wellcome Trust.
Register attendance and view itinerary
HERE TO STAY, 23rd june
SOHO HOUSE, HANDSWORTH, BIRMINGHAM
Portraits from Sandwell Hospital toured to
Soho House, Handsworth, Birmingham for Windrush Day, 2019.
panel discussion, 30th may,
PART OF ‘blast festival‘ 2019
commissioned by MULTISTORY,
west bromwich, black country
Speaking alongside Laura Pannack,
I shared my experience of working to facilitate photography sessions with young people in Sandwell, focusing on the right for refusal and honouring participants’ choice to not feature in portraits or exhibited work.
migrant voice, 29th april, coventry
An informal but educational citizen journalism session working with an LGBT group of people from Senegal, Kenya, Gambia and Nigeria to take photographs, be photographed and represent themselves and their stories.
'Rights In Focus'
autograph abp, london
Drawing on ten years of experience, I reflected on being a documentary photographer concerned with the ethics of participation in creative projects.