Level 1 students had international artist Michael Collins discuss his practice and run a master class on large format cameras as part of their Working with Light module. Michael discussed and encouraged the use of large format cameras as an important methodology to interrogate ways of seeing.
. . . → Read More: Michael Collins Visits CU Photography for an Artist Talk and 5×4 Masterclass
Produced by Level 2 student and recent ‘Picbodder’ – Joseph Kesisoglou has put together this timelapse of the set-up, opening night, open day, and pack-down of the #Picbod13 Exhibition at Fargo Village in Coventry. Well done to all the students for a fantastic show, activity is continuing on the #picbod community, so keep an eye on . . . → Read More: #Picbod13 Exhibition Timelapse
The Media & Communication department & Coventry School of Art and Design invite you to a talk by Michelle Sank.
Thursday 14th February, 12.30pm
Photography Lab (ETG10)
Ellen Terry Building
Michelle Sank was born in Cape Town, South Africa, leaving in 1978 and has been living in England since 1987. She has won numerous awards . . . → Read More: Michelle Sank at CU Photography
This week ‘Photographic Mediations‘, CU Photography’s iTunes U channel passed an impressive 1 million listens. The series of talks and conversations aims to ‘Explore the boundaries of photographic theory and practice, art and commerce, critique and creativity‘; it contains recordings from a number of visitors we have had here at the University including Simon Roberts, Seba . . . → Read More: CU Photography’s ‘Photographic Mediations’ Passes 1 Million Listens
#phonar on the BBC
The open classes run here at CU Photography have today been featured in an article by the BBC’s Picture Editor Phil Coomes found on the BBC website. The article focus’ on the current class #phonar and how it has helped enrich the class experience and benefit students. As part of the feature . . . → Read More: Open Classes at CU Photography on BBC News Website
Years of hard work throughout our third year students’ time on the Photography BA (Hons) course was highlighted by the ‘Photo Synthesis‘ degree show launched last week at the University’s Lanchester Gallery with a great attendance and atmosphere on opening night. Two days installation time as well as the private view on 24th June are chronicled . . . → Read More: Photo Synthesis Degree Show Launch
We are pleased to announce that on Thursday (19th May) we will be joined by photographer Seba Kurtis
Thursday 19th May, 1.30pm
Photography Lab (ETG10), Ellen Terry Building, Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5RW
Seba Kurtis, born 1974 in Argentina, grew up under the dictatorship regime. In 2001, during the political and economical crisis in Argentina, he left for Europe . . . → Read More: Seba Kurtis – Photography Talk