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BBC Photography Club Annual Exhibition 2014

The 7th Annual Exhibition of the BBC Photography Club. Members showcase the best of their photographic work from the previous year. Photographers are comprised of current BBC staff or alumni of a variety of ages, abilities & styles. Items for sale.

5th Base Gallery, London E1

Thu 24 Apr

Free

  • 16:00 – 20:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 21:00

Sun 27 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 21:00
…and 2 more dates until 29 Apr

The House of Peroni

Special event celebrating the best of contemporary food, drink, design and fashion at the House of Peroni. Ages 18+.

The House of Peroni, London WC2A

Fri 2 May

Free (Special events £15–£60) / 07517 809360

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Sat 3 May

Free (Special events £15–£60) / 07517 809360

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Sun 4 May

Free (Special events £15–£60) / 07517 809360

  • 12:00 – 00:00
…and 25 more dates until 31 May

William O’Donnell: I Falter

Photographic prints.

Schwartz Gallery, London E9

Fri 30 May

Free / 07828 937013

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Sat 31 May

Free / 07828 937013

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Sun 1 Jun

Free / 07828 937013

  • 13:00 – 18:00
…and 9 more dates until 22 Jun

Yorkshire Photoraphic Union

An exhibition of some of the best photographers and photographs from across the region.

Bankfield Museum, Akroyd Park, Halifax

Sat 3 May

Free / 01422 352334/354823

  • 14:00 – 15:30

Tue 6 May

Free / 01422 352334/354823

  • 14:00 – 15:30

Wed 7 May

Free / 01422 352334/354823

  • 14:00 – 15:30
…and 18 more dates until 31 May

A–Z: An Alphabetical Tour of Scottish Art

A overview of Scottish art from the 17th century to the present day, featuring artists from William Allan to Aleksander Zyw, exploring the breadth and diversity of Scottish art.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 0131 529 3993

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 27 more dates until 16 Nov back to top

Alternative Views

Photographs by Janine Baggett, Ian Fraser and David Woolway-Parker.

West Ox Arts Gallery, Bampton

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 01993 850 137

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Britain from Above: Scotland's Industrial Might

Aerial photographs of Scotland's industrial heartland from 1919 to 1953, taken from the Aerofilms Collection.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 0141 276 5360

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Pontardawe Arts Centre

Tue 29 Apr

Phone for prices / 01792 863722

  • 17:00 – 19:00

Ian Cunnison: Shifting Sands

This is an exhibition of rare and beautiful photographs from Sudan taken by the anthropologist Ian Cunnison. It tells a story of migration, everyday lives and inter-ethnic relationships in late colonial Sudan.

Oriental Museum, Durham

Sat 26 Apr

£1.50 (Children £0.75; £3.50) / 0191 334 5694

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 27 Apr

£1.50 (Children £0.75; £3.50) / 0191 334 5694

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 3 May

£1.50 (Children £0.75; £3.50) / 0191 334 5694

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 48 more dates until 5 Oct

Jannica Honey: Born to Be Honey

Images of bands playing at Born to be Wide 's annual Edinburgh Night.

VoxBox Music, Edinburgh

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0131 629 6775

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0131 629 6775

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 0131 629 6775

  • 12:00 – 16:00
…and 12 more dates until 18 May back to top

John Robson: Turning Left Instead of Right

A photographic exhibition exploring reflection and time passing, captured during a time of transition from depression and distress to recovery and renewed hope.

Plymouth Arts Centre

Sun 8 Jun

Free / 01752 206114

  • 16:00 – 20:30

Sun 15 Jun

Free / 01752 206114

  • 16:00 – 20:30

Sun 22 Jun

Free / 01752 206114

  • 16:00 – 20:30
…and 2 more dates until 6 Jul

John Shinnick: Bus Stop Stories

Photographic portraits and written stories of the people of Manchester.

The John Rylands Library, Manchester

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 0161 275 3751

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Mon 28 Apr

Free / 0161 275 3751

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 0161 275 3751

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 14 more dates until 22 Jun

Judith Barry: Cairo Stories

A collection of more than 200 interviews Barry conducted with Cairene women from a variety of social and economic classes, held between the US invasion of Iraq and the beginning of the Egyptian Revolution in 2011.

Waterside Contemporary, London N1

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 020 3417 0159

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 3417 0159

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 020 3417 0159

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 20 more dates until 31 May

Re-cycle-Style - One’s Innermost Thoughts - And Archive Collections By Kumiko Tani & Kaori Ito

An enormous amount of waste is produced everyday and re-cycling is one way to reduce waste. We will try to change the image of re-cycling and provide a lead to people's mind. This collection is profoundly connected with the city and its inhabitants.

Hundred Years Gallery, London E2

Thu 1 May

Free / 020 3602 7973

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Fri 2 May

Free / 020 3602 7973

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Sat 3 May

Free / 020 3602 7973

  • 16:00 – 23:00
…and 7 more dates until 11 May

Reading Photography: A Guide to Understanding Photographs

Learn how to read, analyse and talk about photographs, utilising photography terminology and theory.

Stills, Edinburgh

Sun 4 May

£49 (£39) for four weeks / 0131 622 6200

Please note: This course runs 4–25 May 2014.

Sun 11 May

£49 (£39) for four weeks / 0131 622 6200

Please note: This course runs 4–25 May 2014.

Sun 18 May

£49 (£39) for four weeks / 0131 622 6200

Please note: This course runs 4–25 May 2014.

…and 5 more dates until 20 Jul back to top

Roger Tiley: The Manufactured Coast

Photographs documenting the industrial aspects of the Welsh coastal landscape.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Sun 27 Apr

Gallery 2

Free / 01970 623 232

  • 12:00 – 17:30

Sun 4 May

Gallery 2

Free / 01970 623 232

  • 12:00 – 17:30

Rwanda In Photographs: Death Then, Life Now

Rwandan photographers document everyday life in the Great Lakes, challenging perceptions of the country 20 years after the genocide that led to the deaths of an estimated one million people.

Somerset House, London WC2R

Thu 24 Apr

Inigo Rooms

Free / 020 7845 4600

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Fri 25 Apr

Inigo Rooms

Free / 020 7845 4600

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 26 Apr

Inigo Rooms

Free / 020 7845 4600

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 4 more dates until 30 Apr

Shaken From The Sky

Shaken from the Sky is a group show with works by four London based artists dealing with the idea of language, rhythm and improvised structure using drawings, photography, video, sculpture, installation and live performance.

IMT, London E2

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 020 8980 5475

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 8980 5475

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 020 8980 5475

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 5 more dates until 4 May

Wendy McMurdo

Work by artist using photography and digital media, whose previous exhibitions include In a Shaded Place and The Skater.

Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow

Sun 29 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 552 2151

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 6 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 552 2151

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 13 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 552 2151

Part of Generation.

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 4 more dates until 10 Aug

The Years Of La Dolce Vita: The Birth Of Celebrity Culture In Focus

An exhibition of images by Marcello Geppetti and film cameraman Arturo Zavattini which looks at Italian cinema and the rise of the celebrity culture during the 1950s and 1960s, predominantly during the era of films by Michelangelo Antonioni and Federico Fellini, and of the Roman Cinecitta studios.

Estorick Collection Of Modern Italian Art, London N1

Sun 4 May

£5; £2.50 National Art Pass (£3.50) / 020 7704 9522

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 11 May

£5; £2.50 National Art Pass (£3.50) / 020 7704 9522

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 18 May

£5; £2.50 National Art Pass (£3.50) / 020 7704 9522

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 6 more dates until 29 Jun back to top

The Zabludowicz Collection Invites: Stuart Whipps

A further exploration of the relationship between the image and the object, from the Birmingham-based artist whose recent works have included Tick, Tack, Tick, Tack, Tick at the David Gale Gallery in Glasgow in 2012, and Birth Springs, Death Falls at Flat Time House, London in 2013.

Zabludowicz Collection, London NW5

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 9 more dates until 11 May

Andreas Gursky

Photographs by the German artist, depicting the capitalist landscape, exploring themes of image-creation and exchange and how these relate to issues of ownership and control in the digital age.

White Cube Bermondsey, London SE1

Sun 4 May

9 x 9 x 9 and South Galleries

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 11 May

9 x 9 x 9 and South Galleries

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sun 18 May

9 x 9 x 9 and South Galleries

Free / 020 7930 5373

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 7 more dates until 6 Jul

Andrew Cross: New Works

Andrew Cross visited war-devastated Mogadishu in 2013, and documented its modernist architectural legacy. These surprising images are exhibited alongside a project which shows the Royal Opera stage as seen from every single seat in the auditorium.

Canal, London N1

Thu 1 May

Free / 07866 063663

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Fri 2 May

Free / 07866 063663

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 3 May

Free / 07866 063663

  • 12:00 – 18:00
…and 20 more dates until 7 Jun

Art On The Hill

Art on the Hill is a group showcase of Glasgow's fine artistic talent. Running for the month of May upstairs in Church On The Hill, the exhibit will cover a diverse range of practices from painting, sculpture, photography and audio visual works.

Church on the Hill, Glasgow

Fri 9 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Sat 10 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 0141 636 9171

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 12:00 – 20:00
…and 20 more dates until 31 May

The Crisis Commission 2014

The annual exhibition in aid of homeless charity Crisis, with work by some of the UK's top artists.

Bermondsey Project, London SE1

Fri 9 May

Free / 020 7426 5684

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Sat 10 May

Free / 020 7426 5684

  • 13:00 – 18:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 020 7426 5684

  • 13:00 – 18:00
…and 13 more dates until 24 May back to top