Exhibition

Painterly photographs

24 Apr 2009 – 17 May 2009

Event times

Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm. Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays: 12 to 4pm

Cost of entry

Free

Viewfinder Photography Gallery

London, United Kingdom

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Travel Information

  • Greenwich (BR and DLR) / Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich (DLR)

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Painterly photographs

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The exhibition rekindles historic debates as to the relationship between the painting and photography: if photography has established itself as an artform in its own right, why are some photographers drawing once again on painterly approaches? How does it change how we read a photograph when we're no longer sure if it is a photograph or a painting?

Each series presented in 'Painterly Photographs' shares a painterly approach, but comprise strikingly different images. The ideas driving each photographer vary greatly: from ideas of home to urban space, from myths to calligraphy.

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