AboutSon Gallery are pleased to be hosting the launch of Preston Institute of the Everyday, or PIE; the latest photographic publication series produced by Adam Murray and Robert Parkinson, founders of Preston is my Paris.
Featuring live music from Lewis Floyd Henry, Ed Begley and James Kitchman, Will Scott's on the roof Sextet and Robert Parkinson (DJ set).
PIE will be released quarterly and each publication will deal with a subject relating to the everyday including; Public Transport, Health & Safety, Networks and Routine.
Each issue will be released as both a limited edition printed newspaper and in a free download digital format. Alongside the visual work, a soundscape relating to the subject matter of the edition will be released and available to download as a podcast.
Co-founded by Adam Murray and Robert Parkinson in June 2009, Preston is my Paris originally began as a photocopied zine specifically focussing on the city of Preston but has since developed into a multi-faceted photographic archive consisting of 35 self published works, live events and digital applications that address themes relating to everyday life, place, identity and the now.
ALSO in the Copeland Industrial Yard on 1 October: MASH, hosted by FoodFace projects: 3 Artworks, Robin Shepherd / Fleur Elise Melbourn / Kate Liston and 3 Essays, Fleur Elise Melbourn / Kate Liston / Sarah Jury.