Photomonth 2012: East London Photography Festival  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 30TH NOVEMBER 2012

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Photomonth 2012: East London Photography FestivalOver 200 exhibitions in more than 60 galleries come under the umbrella of Photomonth, which despite appearances is actually a two-month photography festival in the East End of London. Into its 12th year now, Photomonth prides itself on exhibiting work by both established and emerging photographers in new and challenging ways, with everything from major exhibitions to photo tours by acclaimed photographers. Highlights include the Photofair on Saturday 6th October 2012 in Old Spitalfields Market, the Photolounge at the Old Truman Brewery, the Photomonth Lecture at the Whitechapel Gallery and the Photo-Open at the Rich Mix. Throughout the participating galleries in the East End, inventive, thought-provoking, strange and dazzling images will confront visitors, opening up ideas, issues, possibilities, showing what a profound and mysterious thing a photograph can be. With additional events, including a whole series of photowalks, talks, workshops, seminars and exhibitions, there's plenty to absorb and admire. For full details visit www.photomonth.org.

 

About Whitechapel Gallery

Designed in a distinctive Arts and Crafts architecture style by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Whitechapel, Britain's first purpose-built arts gallery, is renowned both for the beauty of its light, airy space and for embracing the local community in its work. Founded in 1901, extensive refurbishment saw the gallery, reopened in April 2009, double in size. More about Whitechapel Gallery

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Eva & Franco Mattes And Tor Jorgen Van EijkEva & Franco Mattes And Tor Jorgen Van EijkAn exhibition of the video works Dark Content Episodes 1, 2, 3 by Eva and Franco Mattes, plus Purgatory by Tor Jorgen Van Eijk.2016-05-27T11:00:00+01002016-06-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82  Whitechapel High Street      E1 7QX
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Free EventNow On
Eva & Franco Mattes And Tor Jorgen Van Eijk
Barjeel Art Foundation Collection: Imperfect Chronology – Mapping the Contemporary IBarjeel Art Foundation Collection: Imperfect Chronology – Mapping the Contemporary IPhotography and video works made between 1990-98, including Moroccan artist Yto Barrada's photograph Rue la Liberte (2000) of two men embracing and Lebanese artist duo Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige's photographic series Faces (2009).2016-05-27T11:00:00+01002016-08-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82  Whitechapel High Street      E1 7QX
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Free EventOngoing
Barjeel Art Foundation Collection: Imperfect Chronology – Mapping the Contemporary I
Children's Commission: Edwina Ashton: In The Winter HoursChildren's Commission: Edwina Ashton: In The Winter HoursDarkly humorous films, drawings and sculpture inspired by 19th-century novels and natural history illustrations, stemming from a fascination with how animals think, how language shapes our world and how materials suggest the imaginary.2016-05-27T11:00:00+01002016-08-14T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82  Whitechapel High Street      E1 7QX
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Free EventOngoing
Children's Commission: Edwina Ashton: In The Winter Hours
Harun Farocki: Parallel I-IV (2012-14)Harun Farocki: Parallel I-IV (2012-14)Large-scale video installation by the avant-garde film-maker which charts the evolution of computer game graphics over the last 30 years.2016-05-27T11:00:00+01002016-06-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82  Whitechapel High Street      E1 7QX
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Harun Farocki: Parallel I-IV (2012-14)
Imprint 93Imprint 93An archive display which brings together rarely seen material from a 1990s mail art project featuring artists such as Jeremy Deller, Martin Creed, Peter Doig, Chris Ofili and Fiona Banner. The project hooked in a seminal generation of British artists and was curated by Matthew Higgs.2016-05-27T11:00:00+01002016-09-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82  Whitechapel High Street      E1 7QX
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Unlimited ActionUnlimited ActionA conference about the limits of performance.2016-05-28T13:00:00+01002016-05-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82  Whitechapel High Street      E1 7QX
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Drawing Clubs: Whitechapel Gallery Afternoon Aged 10-14Drawing Clubs: Whitechapel Gallery Afternoon Aged 10-14Tutor-led sessions covering a range of subjects.2016-05-28T14:00:00+01002016-07-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82  Whitechapel High Street      E1 7QX
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Artists' Film International: Karin Sander, Igor Jesus And Igor BosnjakArtists' Film International: Karin Sander, Igor Jesus And Igor BosnjakA selection of artists' film focusing on materiality, featuring a looped 1930s reel, a video capturing a speaker plummeting from the sky as the landscape unravels around it, and a piece exploring the contours of an oil painting.2016-06-07T11:00:00+01002016-08-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82  Whitechapel High Street      E1 7QX
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Free EventOn Soon
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Mary HeilmannMary Heilmann Vivid colours mark Mary Heilmann's palette. Expect a riot of rainbow hues at t his Whitechapel Gallery exhibition, the first major solo presentation in a public gallery of the work of the influential New York-based artist in the UK in 15 years. Born in California in 1940, Heilmann studied ceramics and poetry before moving to New York in 1968 a2016-06-08T00:00:00+01002016-08-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82  Whitechapel High Street      E1 7QX
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Multimedia | PRICING  Free  
DATES  8th June to 21st August 2016
VENUE  Whitechapel Gallery 
Vivid colours mark Mary Heilmann's palette. Expect a riot of rainbow hues at t his Whitechapel Gallery exhibition, the first major solo presentation in a public gallery of the work of the influential New York-based artist in the UK in 15 years. Born in California in 1940, Heilmann studied ceramics and poetry before moving to New York in 1968 a... More about this event
Mary Heilmann: Looking At PicturesMary Heilmann: Looking At PicturesPaintings, works on paper, furniture and ceramics spanning five decades of work by the influential New York-based artist, whose vibrantly coloured, abstract canvases reference popular culture with a rich vein of humour.2016-06-08T11:00:00+01002016-08-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82  Whitechapel High Street      E1 7QX
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