Collaborate

Photoworks presents Collaborate at Free Range

A new exhibition by Photoworks celebrates its varied collaborations. Collaborate is on from now until Sunday, July 1.

Collaboration is central to Photoworks’ way of working. It works with artists on exhibitions, events and through digital platforms.

At Free Range, Photoworks will present an exhibition celebrating some of the many artists it has worked with and run three days of free events connecting artists and sharing knowledge.

All events are free. Places must be booked in person at Free Range and will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.

Events are open to all and of particular interest to recent photography graduates.

Friday talks and workshops

Talks and workshops kicked-off at 12.30pm today (Friday, June 29) with Introduction to Jerwood/Photoworks Awards.

Shoair Mavlian, director of Photoworks, discussed its talent awards, the vision behind them and upcoming opportunities.

At 1pm, Natasha Caruana, artist and lecturer presented a crash course in how to approach awards applications in Demystifying the Application process.

From 3pm to 3.30pm Spectrum Photographic was represented.

Director Hazel Watts and master printer Andy Ford discussed different methods of printing and presenting work.

Saturday and Sunday reviews

Peer to Peer Graduate Speed Dating is on from 12.30pm to 1.30pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Want to find like-minded collaborators, but don’t know where to start? This is an informal opportunity to discuss your ideas and potential collaborations with practitioners you may not otherwise meet.

Photoworks Walk & Talk is on from 1.30pm to 2.30pm. Free Range exhibitors can invite a Photoworks Curator to visit their exhibition and discuss their work in situ.

The final event on both days is the Photoworks One to One Advice Surgery.

From 2.30pm to 3.30pm, the Photoworks team will be on hand to offer expert advice on aspects of non-commercial practice. Specialist areas include curating, community engagement, funding, marketing and social media.

Collaborate at Free Range

The exhibition is open from 10am to 7pm today (Friday, June 29), tomorrow and Sunday.

Venue: Shop 13, Truman Brewery, 81 Brick Lane, London, E1 6QL.

Spectrum Photographic is producing 12 four-meter installation pieces on poster paper for the show.

For more information visit Photoworks.

Free Range is the season of graduate art, design and photography exhibitions, held every summer at the Old Truman Brewery, London.

Main image: Installation shot, Collaborate by Photoworks

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