Last night I attended the Private View of the UK-JAPAN ADF AWARD 2010 at the ROA Gallery in London’s Pall Mall.

Jamie-Louise Davis, one of our photography graduates (Class of 2010) is one of the 13 photographers selected as a finalist for the show which runs until Saturday 30th October with her image Temptress.

The Award Ceremony will take place on Thursday where four awards will be presented to the selected finalists from the disciplines of 2D works, Installation/Video Art, 3D Works and Photography.

High profile judges are Colin Wiggins (National Gallery London: Head of Education Department); Dan Fern (Royal College of Art: Head of Communication Art & Design); Michael Freeman (Internationally acclaimed photographer and author); Mark Hampson (Artist, Senior Tutor, Royal College of Art, Fine Art, Printmaking and Curator); Louise Hayward (Associate Director, Lisson Gallery, London); Mami Kataoka (Chief Curator, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo and International Associate Curator, Hayward Gallery, London); Mika Ninagawa (Photographer and Film Producer in Japan); Moriharu Shizume (Painer based in USA and Paris); and Marty St. James (Performance/video artist and Professor of Fine Art, University of Hertfordshire).

We wish Jamie best of luck with the Awards Ceremony tomorrow.

ROA Gallery, Royal Opera Arcade, 5b Pall Mall, London. SW1Y 4UY.


Course contact

David Bennett

CTL Photography & Animation

Course Leader, FdA & BA (Hons) Photography Third Year Top-up

T: 020 3667 0156




How to apply

  • FdA Photography (2 Years Full-Time)
  • Applications through UCAS only
  • Course Code W640
  • Institution Code B11


  • BA (Hons) Photography (3rd Year Top-up) (1 Year Full-Time)
  • Applications through UCAS only
  • Course Code W641
  • Institution Code B11


Visiting Guest Lecture – Tung Walsh

Photographer Tung Walsh, contributer to i-D and QVEST Magazine, and ex-assistant to Juergen Teller will be talking to Photography students on Tuesday 7th December 2010 at 11.00am in D35. Please be seated at 10.45am.

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Guest Lecture Series No.2: Jamie Morgan (16 November 2010)

Photographer Jamie Morgan will be talking to all Photography students on Tuesday 16th November 2010 at 11.00am, Room D35. Please be seated for 10.45am.

Jamie’s clients and collaborators have included:

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Images courtesy of Peter H. Evans

Thank you to Gaudentas Darguzas (FdA 2 Photography student) at Barking & Dagenham College for producing these videos.

Visiting Guest Lecture – Simona Dell’Agli (Artquest)

Simona Dell’Agli from ARTQUEST will be talking to photography students on Monday 8th November between 11.00am-12.30pm in Room D35.

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Artquest provides critical engagement and practical support to London’s visual artists and craftspeople, working with practitioners in London throughout their careers.