Focus on Photography – Talks on Saturday 7 Feb

Ooh, a special day for photography fans this Saturday…

Liverpool – Saturday 7 February 2009

Join National Conservation Centre and the Open Eye Gallery for a day of free gallery talks highlighting the evolution of photography and the careers of two extraordinary men.

11.30am National Conservation Centre,
Whitechapel, Liverpool. L1 6HZ

Dr Julian Stallabrass of the Courtauld Institute of Art discusses the role of Philip Jones Griffiths in the photographic community and his impact upon photojournalism

2.00pm Open Eye Gallery,
28 – 32 Wood Street, Liverpool. L1 4AQ

Professor Tamar Garb of University College London talks about David Goldblatt’s photographic exploration of life in South Africa before and after the collapse of apartheid in 1990.
Visitors are welcome to attend either event or both. There is no charge to attend either venue but booking is advised.
National Conservation Centre Tel. 0151 478 4999
Open Eye Gallery Tel. 0151 709 9460