Photography Focus Day takes place at London Art Fair 2017 on Wednesday 18 January with guided tours, artist talks and panel discussions exploring contemporary photographic practice.
12pm – 1pm
Made Together: participating and collaborating in photographic practice
Four artists presenting work in Photo50 ‘Gravitas’ discuss their practice with curator Christiane Monarchi.
2pm & 5pm
Photography Highlights Tours
An introduction to photography for sale across the Fair, led by critic and art historian Jean Wainwright.
1.30pm – 2.30pm
Photoworks presents: Fashion Spreads – photography, fashion and cultural identity
A panel discussion from contributors to the latest Photoworks Annual
3pm – 4pm
Material Matters: On making and the physicality of photography
Kim Shaw chairs a discussion looking at the importance of materiality in contemporary photographic practice.
4.30pm – 5.30pm
Collecting Contemporary Photography in association with The Photographers’ Gallery
Brett Rogers explores current trends and opportunities for collecting photography, with panellists offering perspective from both public and private collections.