Opening up an extraordinary documentary narrative, For Ever Amber at the Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, is the first major account of the AmberSide Collection started by a group of like-minded students at Regent Street Polytechnic in London in 1968. With a resolve to collect documents of working class culture, Amber Collective moved to the North East of England the following year in 1969 and in 1977 set up Side Gallery where it remains today.
For Ever Amber, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Fox Talbot: Dawn of the Photograph
Revealing the extent and impact of William Henry Fox Talbot’s pioneering experiments with photography, London’s Science Museum presents a major new exhibition on the rise of a medium.
In Conversation with Anna Vogel
Anna Vogel transforms found photography with painting techniques, such as varnish, acrylic, ink and pigment, to manipulate the reality of the natural landscape into a surrealist scene.