North East Photography Network - http://www.northeastphoto.net
The North East Photography Network is based at the University of Sunderland and offers a range of activities and opportunities for people based in the North East and involved with critically engaged photography. The network runs a web site (http://www.northeastphoto.net), there are a series of free talks currently being given at the Mining Institute in Newcastle, a symposium and portfolio weekend in March 2010 and a photographic commission, which is being co-hosted by Locus +.
NEPN is co-funded by University of Sunderland and Arts Council of England, North East.
Screen shot from www.northeastphoto.net March 2010
The visiting speakers have included -
|Peter Kennard & Cat Phillipps|
|Susanna Brown - V&A|
|Camilla Brown - Photographers Gallery|
|Malcolm Dickson - Streetlevel|
|Greg Hobson - National Media Museum|
|Marc Prust - curator, Paris|
|Lauren Heinz - Photo8 magazine|
|Patrick Henry - Open Eye|
|Alessandro Vincentelli - Baltic|
|Alistair Robinson - NGCA|
The Network provides opportunities for events and discussion about and around photography, for those people in the region who are interested in critically engaged contemporary practice.