The Last Ships is an exhibition of photographs made by Chris Killip in the mid to late 1970s of the… Read more Chris Killip: The Last Ships. Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle.
Gordon Parks is a name that was immediately familiar to me from the photography books I have read, however, my… Read more Gordon Parks: A Choice of Weapons – Side Gallery, Newcastle
Chuck Close is known for his photorealist portraits and for working in a variety of media. The six, giant,… Read more Chuck Close: Tapestries. Ushaw College, Co. Durham.
‘The Coal Coast’ is a documentation of the “terrible beauty of Durham’s coal-scarred coastline.” Between 1999-2002, Sirkka-Liisa Konttinen photographed… Read more Sirkka-Liisa Konttinen: The Coal Coast. Side Gallery, Newcastle
The first thing I saw at the entrance to the gallery for this exhibition was a glass case filled with… Read more Only in England: Photographs by Tony Ray-Jones and Martin Parr. Bowes Museum.
‘Detroit: Unbroken Down’ is a long term project by photographer Dave Jordano. Jordano grew up in Detroit and although… Read more Dave Jordano: Detroit: Unbroken Down. Side Gallery, Newcastle.