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Kirk Crippens & Gretchen LeMaistre @ Schilt Gallery

Kirk Crippens & Gretchen LeMaistre: Live Burls 26 May until 15 September 2018 Opening – Saturday 26 May 2018, 16.00-19.00 “Redwood trees are living witnesses to our human history, sometimes existing for as long as three thousand years. Out of respect for their ancient heritage, and after an extended period of aggressive logging in the […]


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Gold and Silver @ Foam

Gold and Silver 20 April – 10 June 2018 Opening Thursday 19 April, 5.30pm “Gold and Silver offers a modern-day look at the nineteenth century gold rush in the United States. Contemporary projections, nineteenth century daguerreotypes and albumen photographs allow you to travel along the rivers of California and across the snow-covered mountaintops of the […]


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Seydou Keïta @ Foam

Seydou Keïta – Bamako Portraits 6 April – 20 June 2018 “Seydou Keïta portrayed his fellow citizens in a way not seen by the outside world before. People came to his studio to have their picture taken at their best: wearing extravagant dresses made of wonderful textiles with splendidly formed headdress; or posing in a […]


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The Other Half – The Activist Photography of Jacob Riis @ Foam

The Other Half – The Activist Photography of Jacob Riis 16 February – 15 April 2018 “In 1870, the Danish immigrant Jacob Riis (1849-1914) arrived in New York City, aged twenty-one and penniless. This background stimulated his concern for the poor living conditions of inhabitants of the city’s Lower East Side. In time, his concern […]


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Lucas Foglia @ Foam

Lucas Foglia- Human Nature 2 February – 15 April 2018 Opening The exhibition opens in the presence of the artist on Thursday 1 February 2018. You are welcome from 5.30 pm onwards. “Human Nature is a series of interconnected stories about nature, people, government, and the science of our relationship to wilderness. Lucas Foglia (b. […]


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Back to the Future The 19th Century in the 21st Century @ Foam

Back to the Future The 19th Century in the 21st Century 19 January – 28 March 2018 ” an exhibition presenting the work of contemporary artists who use photographic techniques, methods and processes that trace back to those used by nineteenth Century photographers. These artists not only draw inspiration from those pioneering years, but also […]


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memymom @ Schilt Gallery

memymom: Reinventing Appearance 18 September – 6 November 2017 “memymom is a collaboration between two artists, mother and daughter, who work and live in Brussels. Since 2004, Lisa and Marilène work as adults together under the name memymom. Their cooperation actually started with what they call The Umbilical Vein, when Lisa was still very young […]


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Foam Talent @ Foam

Foam Talent: exhibition with twenty international young artists 1 September – 12 November 2017 “The annual Talent Call is an international search for exceptionally talented photographers under the age of 35. The submissions form an intriguing barometer of current developments in contemporary photography. The Foam Talent programme is a career building platform that helps launch […]


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André Kertész @ Foam

André Kertész – Mirroring Life 15 September – 6 December 2017 “Anonymous flâneur At a very early age André Kertész was drawn to the photography he saw in illustrated magazines as a child. In 1912, after his study in Business Administration, he bought his first camera from his first pay cheque. His hobby quickly gained […]


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Gordon Parks @ Foam

Gordon Parks – I Am You. Selected works 1942 – 1978 16 June – 6 September 2017 “The camera can be a powerful weapon against repression, racism, violence, and inequality. The American photographer Gordon Parks (1912-2006) referred to the camera as his “weapon of choice” and used photography to expose the deep divisions in American […]


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