Monthly Archives: September 2015

Genesis Imaging: September 2015 News

Direct to Media prints on shaped MDF for Cherelle Sappleton, showing in 'I'm not done/2' at Yinka Shonibare's Guest Projects space during September 2015.

Featuring: Photo 50 at London Art Fair, The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize at The National Portrait Gallery, Diana Markosian ‘1915’ – raising funds for survivors of the Armenian genocide, ‘I’m Not Done/2’ exhibition at Yinka Shonibare Guest Projects.

Jan McCullough on Her Award-Winning Series ‘Home Instruction Manual’

Garden 5 © Jan McCullough, from the series 'Home Instruction Manual'. Winner of the Genesis Imaging Format Festival Bursary Award 2015.

We recently caught up with photographer and one of Genesis Imaging’s Format Festival Bursary winner’s, Jan McCullough, to find out about her fascinating series ‘Home Instruction Manual’; a series constructed from internet forum user’s advice on ‘how to make a house a home’, which questions our very identity.

‘Home Instruction Manual’ was recently awarded first prize in the Fotobookfestival Kassel Dummy Award 2015, shown at Belfast Exposed; Northern Ireland’s principal gallery of contemporary photography and will feature at Unseen photography fair in Amsterdam. Her book, of the same title, is due out next year.

David Stewart Shortlisted for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2015 at The National Portrait Gallery

'Five Girls 2014' © David Stewart, shortlisted for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2015 at The National Portrait Gallery.

The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize shortlist has been announced for 2015, with the four shortlisted photographers revealed as Peter Zelewski, Anoush Abrar, Ivor Prickett and Genesis client David Stewart, chosen from a total of 4,929 submissions from 2,201 photographers in 70 countries. The photographic prizes, including a first place prize of £12,000, will be announced on November 10, 2015.

Join the Team at Genesis: Junior Production Assistant Vacancy

We are looking for a proactive, passionate individual with an interest in photography or art to join the team at Genesis Imaging as a Junior Production Assistant and aid our busy printing and finishing departments to deliver consistently exceptional quality printing, mounting and framing for our clients across the creative industries. Our ideal candidate would have some… Read more »

Genesis Supports Diana Markosian to Raise Funds for Survivors of the Armenian Genocide

Giclée Fine Art Prints for Diana Markosian's fundraiser to aid three survivors of the Armenian genocide.

Genesis are thrilled to partner with Diana Markosian and support her efforts to raise $30,000 to assist three survivors of the Armenian genocide by producing limited-edition Giclée Fine Art prints from her touching series ‘1915’, which will be sold with all proceeds from sales going directly to the cause. Markosian’s series ‘1915’ is the result of a journey to Armenia… Read more »