I wrote a piece for the National Galleries of Scotland recently on my experience and thoughts on photographing my own family members. The blog talks about the two series Family and In This Place of which six photographs can be seen at the current exhibition When We Were Young at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. It was […]
I am delighted that six of my photos have been acquired by the National Galleries of Scotland for their collection – two images from ‘Family‘ (1994) and four from ‘In This Place‘ (2016/7). It is a really nice selection from the projects which tells a story across three generations from my family. Weaving its way […]
I am really excited that In This Place will be opening at the Lillie Art Gallery on Friday 7th October as part of a Street Level Photoworks off-site exhibition. It will include new work taken at the beginning of the summer this year including the image below.
I am completely thrilled and honoured to be announced as the Gold Award winner in the 160th edition of the RPS International Photography Exhibition. Four images from In This Place were selected for the award. Congratulations to my fellow award winners and exhibitors. The RPS IPE is the world’s longest running photographic exhibition. For the first […]
Thanks to St Andrews Photography Festival who are showing some of my work throughout the month of September 2017. I popped up for the launch and had great chat with passing people as I was taking some pics of the work. There are 12 images from ‘In This Place’ on show along The Scores which overlooks […]
I am absolutely thrilled to find out I am a finalist in the Renaissance Photography Prize 2017 with a series of images from ‘In This Place’. This prize raises money for a great cause and I am honoured to have been selected as a finalist. Congratulations to all the finalists and those shortlisted for the awards, […]
I was thrilled to find out that my image of Steven was awarded 2nd Place in the single image category of ‘Defining Family’ at the Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards. The launch is on 9 September 2017, from 5 to 7pm with the exhibition running from 9th – 19th September 2017 at the Whitebox gallery, PUBLIKA in Kuala Lumpur.
It’s Nice That got in touch recently for an interview about In This Place and Family projects. Thanks to Rebecca Fulleylove who wrote a really nice piece on the work. Amongst other things I was asked about the challenges in doing the work as well as recounting what it was like to photograph my family […]
I was super excited to be asked for an interview with FotoRoom recently. It was especially interesting to be asked about how the two projects Family and In This Place relate and give some background to them both. Interesting questions from FotoRoom that made me reflect on the projects together.