Visiting Guest Lecture: Benoit Grimbert (Photographer)

Paris based photographer Benoit Grimbert will be presenting his work to students 

at Barking & Dagenham College on Tuesday 7th February 2012, 3-5PM.

Non-students are welcome to attend by booking through the department. Admission free.

The photographer’s work shown here documents the landscape of cities and small towns of Normandy that were reconstructed after the bombings of WWII.
The color photographs were reproduced on one-sided coated paper to evoke a collection of photo prints and/or large postcards while the essay and historical photographs were printed in black on uncoated paper.

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Are you an ex-photography student from Barking College?

Would you like to join our ALUMNI ASSOCIATION and receive benefits including invitations to the college to attend our Guest Lecture Program as well was an invitations to student exhibitions?

Please contact us by leaving a comment to receive further information, leaving your name, the course attended and year of graduation.

Thank you.

Film is the real deal

“Digital relies on post-production. No longer do you rely on the moment; and you lose a certain vitality of the moment.”

 

Link Tacita Dean’s Film is the real deal

Link Tacita Dean’s Turbine Hall Film pays homage to a dying medium

British artist Tacita Dean’s giant Turbine Hall installation at London’s Tate Modern, created using 35mm film, is a love letter to a disappearing medium. She explains how she hopes to create something magical and spectacular to carry her message: film is beautiful – let’s keep it