International Urban Photography Summer School

Designed for photographers, artists and researchers whose work address notions of urban space and culture, the international Urban Photography Summer School provides a highly intensive two-week practical and theoretical training in key aspects of urban visual practice and research. The course aims to offer participants a wide range of relevant skills resulting in the production … More International Urban Photography Summer School

Mikhail Karikis: Visual Storytelling, Participatory Performance, and Sonic Logic by Meredith Lawder

In March 2017, Whitechapel Gallery hosted a workshop-roundtable discussion with artist Mikhail Karikis and Whitechapel’s head of education and public programmes, Sofia Victorino. Organized by Dr. Rebecca Coleman, the workshop offered a glimpse into the process behind Karikis’s latest work, “Ain’t Go No Fear,” which is currently on display at the gallery. The ten-minute video … More Mikhail Karikis: Visual Storytelling, Participatory Performance, and Sonic Logic by Meredith Lawder

Sabela’s Prophesy: Brexit and The View of Spanish Migrants in London by Nacho Piqueras

  On the 10th of March of 2016 Sabela described her emotional ties to London through a photograph she made for my project on the experience of Spanish migrants.   Sabela: ‘this picture was taken in Heathrow right after collecting our suitcases ( ) this ‘giant welcome’ is how I felt about London and about … More Sabela’s Prophesy: Brexit and The View of Spanish Migrants in London by Nacho Piqueras

City of Myth and Concrete by Steve Hanson

  I took a walking tour around Manchester. This was a fringe event that coincided with The British Sociological Association conference in April 2017. We began on Oxford Road, by the University of Manchester. We stood outside the Rutherford Building. Inside is what became known as ‘Rutherford’s Room’, the office Ernest Rutherford used during research … More City of Myth and Concrete by Steve Hanson

Engaging in Urban Image-Making – A Symposium

WHAT: one-day symposium entitled Engaging in Urban Image-making WHEN: Friday 28 April 2017, 9:30 – 17:00 WHERE: RHB 137a, Goldsmiths College, University of London COST: Free but booking is essential. To book, email Anita on: so302as@gold.ac.uk Engaging in Urban Image-making is a one-day symposium hosted by the Centre for Urban and Community Research (CUCR) at Goldsmiths, … More Engaging in Urban Image-Making – A Symposium

Food and Multiculture by Alex Rhys-Taylor

Book Launch : Thursday 9th March Location : 137a, Richard Hoggart Building, Goldsmiths College, London SE14 6NW Time : 5-7pm In conversation with Dan Hancox   Food and Multiculture took a while to write. So long that some of the locations featured in the book; Tubby Isaac’s seafood stand and the International Superstore for instance, … More Food and Multiculture by Alex Rhys-Taylor