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Wolfgang Tillmans gives guest lecture

BA (Hons) Commercial Photography / Photography Alumni Course news / Industry news / Inspire – Published 20th Mar 17

Wolfgang Tillmans, critically acclaimed Photographer and AUB alumnus, recently visited the University to give a guest lecture to students.

The lecture is part of the BA (Hons) Commercial Photography Guest Speaker programme, which includes speakers from a variety of areas within the creative industries, including set designers, art directors, picture editors, agents, stylists and photographers from a variety of genres.

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Final year Photography student in British Journal of Photography

BA (Hons) Photography Course news / Make / Achieve / Industry News – Published 7th May 15

Megan Hood, a student on BA (Hons) Photography has had her work published in the June edition of the British Journal of Photography.

Megan Hood is a Fine Art Photographer, currently in her final year. Her practice mainly revolves around the theme of camera less/concrete photography and reflexivity; showing the machine as the author and the artist as the manipulator. 

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Photography Graduate Talks Pop Art Scopophilia on BBC World News

BA (Hons) Photography Alumni Course news / Achieve – Published 9th Jul 14

BA (Hons) Photography alumnus, Boyarde Messenger, appeared on BBC World News GMT to talk Pop Art Scopophilia and her journey from Belize to body painting.

The programme, which aired on 24th June to around 10 million viewers worldwide, saw Messenger talk to presenter Tim Wilcox about her journey, “from Belize, Central America, to body painting in Belize, to exhibiting my Bottom body painted art all over the world to my Pop Art.”

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Mishka Henner artist talk

BA (Hons) Photography Guest speaker Course news in Lecture Theatre for artist talk – Published 18th Mar 14

In connection with the Level 4 unit – Post Production and Appropriation. Mishka will talk about his practice and career to date.

In 2013, he was awarded the ICP Infinity Award for Art and shortlisted for the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize. Recipient of the Kleine Hans award for works produced between 2010 and 2011. His work is held in the Tate Collection, the Centre Pompidou, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Portland Museum of Art, the Cleveland Museum of Art, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exhibited internationally in numerous group shows and surveys. Member of the ABC Artists’ Books Cooperative. Lives and works in Manchester, England.http://mishkahenner.com

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Liz Wells guest speaker

BA (Hons) Photography Guest speaker Course news in Lecture Theatre 2 – Published 27th Feb 14

For the Level 5 unit Concepts in Contemporary Photography, Liz will reflect on photographic practices relating to landscape, region and identity.

The talk will reference the exhibition Sense of Place, European Landscape Photography, guest curated by Liz at BOZAR, Brussels in 2012.

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