Peckham 24 is a three day festival of contemporary photography taking place over the weekend of Photo London Week - Friday 18th to Sunday 20th May 2018. The festival is a collaboration between artists, curators and contemporary galleries based in the heart of Peckham’s art scene. Through a programme of specially commissioned new exhibitions, late gallery openings and live events, Peckham 24 2018 will spotlight the work of innovative and experimental artists working with photography.
OVER 30 PARTICIPATING ARTISTS:
CAMPBELL ADDY - RHIANNON ADAM - SAMUEL BARRY - JONNY BRIGGS - ANTONY CAIRNS - JUNO CALYPSO - NATASHA CARUANA - ZOE CROGGON - JO DENNIS - LALU DELBRACIO - ROBIN HAITHCOAT - HANNAH HUGHES - TAISUKE KOYAMA - ANOUK KRUITHOF - CHRYSTEL LEBAS - TOM LOVELACE - BEN MCDONNELL - YAMINI NAYAR - LAURA PANNACK - BAUD POSTMA - HANNAH STARKEY - DAFNA TALMOR - PENELOPE UMBRICO - RUTH VAN BEEK - LORENZO VITTURI - ALEX F WEBB
Highlights of this year’s festival include My London, a group exhibition of specially commissioned portfolios by photographers based in the capital. Curated by the FT Weekend magazine’s Director of Photography, Emma Bowkett, My London features work by Juno Calypso, Lorenzo Vitturi and Hannah Starkey amongst others. Concealer, curated by Tom Lovelace, presents the work of five contemporary artists who have turned from conventional photographic representation to explore and create new abstract visual languages. A performance by Uruguayan artist Lalu Delbracio presented by a r c h i p e l a g o, will focus on a wall to wall paper installation which alters and evolves through the duration of the festival. Other highlights include a performative exhibition by Yamini Nayar, photo collages by Zoe Croggon, an outdoor video projection and solo exhibition by Taisuke Koyama presented by Seen Fifteen, an installation by artist Jo Dennis, and a collaborative exhibition inspired by The Peckham Experiment by Rhiannon Adam, Natasha Caruana and Laura Pannack transforming a derelict terrace house.