Monthly Archives: August 2014

Genesis Imaging – New Website Launches!

After months of planning and preparation, we are proud to present a very new-look Genesis Imaging website. After two years, we felt like the old GenesisImaging.co.uk needed a refresh and it was time to invest in a new online home that reflects the breadth of people we work with and our collaborative and open ethos. For… Read more »

An Interview with Tim Clark, Founding Editor of 1000 Words Magazine

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Originally posted on March 21st 2014 1000 Words is an online magazine dedicated to contemporary art photography in the UK and beyond. Founded by Tim Clark in 2008, 1000 Words Magazine commissions and publishes in-depth exhibition and photobook reviews, essays and interviews. Tim’s writing on photography and visual culture has featured in publications including The… Read more »

An Interview with Fiona Rogers, Cultural & Education Manager at Magnum Photos and Founder of Firecracker

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Originally posted on March 3rd 2014 Since 2011, Firecracker has assisted the promotion of women working in photography with a series of monthly online features, networking opportunities and public events. In 2012, the annual Firecracker photographic grant launched to assist a female photographer born or residing in Europe with the completion of a documentary photographic… Read more »

An Interview with Award-Winning Artist Edmund Clark

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Originally posted on February 19th 2014 Edmund Clark is an award-winning artist whose work explores notions of shared humanity, otherness and unseen experience by looking at landscape, architecture, documents, possessions and the environments of subjects of political tension. His works, ‘Guantanamo: If the Light Goes Out’ and recent publication, ‘Control Order House’; (published in 2013… Read more »

An Interview with Federica Chiocchetti, Researcher in Photography and Literature at the University of Westminster, Writer and Curator.

federica chiocchetti - the photocaptionist

Originally posted on February 3rd 2014 Federica is an Italian researcher of Photography and Literary Theory at The University of Westminster in London, where she is pursuing a PhD, under the supervision of Professor and photo-artist David Bate. She is a photography consultant and independent curator, currently working on an exhibition on WW1 & the… Read more »

An Interview with David Anthony Hall, Visual Artist and Creator of ‘One2Fifty’ – the World’s Smallest Gallery

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Originally Posted on January 17th 2014 The power of nature is a central part of the philosophy behind David’s work, through each of his images we are reminded of the tenuous relationship between man and the environment that has spanned thousands of years. Alongside many solo and group shows, David has showcased his work in… Read more »

An Interview with Louise Clements, Co-Founder of Format Festival, Artistic Director at Derby Quad, Curator and Writer.

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Originally posted on December 10th 2013 As a curator since 2008, Louise has initiated and curated many commissions and exhibitions of international contemporary art. In 2004 Louise established Format with Mike Brown, since then Format has become one of the UK’s leading non-profit international contemporary festivals of photography and related media. Quad is Derby’s centre… Read more »

An Interview with Michael Benson, Director of the Prix Pictet and Co-Founder of Cultural Consultancy Firm, Candlestar Ltd.

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Originally posted on November 28th 2013 Michael Benson is a writer and film producer, he established cultural consultancy firm Candlestar with Fariba Fashad in 2003. Clients have included Frieze Art Fair, The Gulf Art Fair (now Art Dubai), the Sovereign European Art Prize, The Sony Photography Prize, The Tusk Conservation Awards and the Syngenta Photography… Read more »

An Interview with Photographer Laura Pannack

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Originally posted on November 22nd 2013 Laura is a London based photographer who has been exhibited and published both nationally and internationally. Her work focuses on social documentary and portraiture, with many of her personal projects focusing on youth and adolescence – exploring the connections, interactions and relationships that form during this period of life…. Read more »

An Interview with Gallerist Laura Noble

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Originally posted on November 7th 2013 Laura Noble is a London based Gallerist, Artist and Author of ‘The Art of Collecting Photography’. As a passionate advocate of photography as a fine art, Laura lectures in the UK and abroad to students, photographers and collectors. L A Noble Gallery focuses on cutting-edge contemporary photography. We caught… Read more »