Cognitive Mapping in Anouk Kruithof’s Photography

Anouk Kruithof, ‘Wall of fading memory’, 2012 Tucked away at the back of Hewett Street in Shoreditch, B&N Gallery, which opened its doors in October last year, was the venue for Dutch artist Anouk Kruithof’s first solo exhibition in the UK. Kruithof, better known for her innovative photographic portraits and limited edition artist’s books, made…

Photography degree courses in the UK

Below is a list of photography undergraduate degree courses in the UK. The list consists of institutions that specifically award a Bachelor degree in photography or a photography related subject such as photojournalism. The list therefore excludes awards in photography such as HNC Higher National Certificate, HND Higher National Diploma, Cer Certificate, CertHE Certificate of…

Adrift in Catherine Opie’s Photographs

Catherine Opie, Katy, 1996 Catherine Opie’s photographs of the lesbian, gay and transgender community, recently on display at the Stephen Friedman Gallery, are meant to challenge the viewer: at the very least they put into question stereotypes about gender, identity and sexuality. Yet inasmuch as the comparably small black and white prints from the ‘Girlfriend’…