Category Archives: Photography

Exploring Gypsy and Traveller identities: Roma-Sinti-Kale-Manush at Autograph ABP

In February of this year, a storm of controversy raged around Channel 4’s poster campaign advertising the second series of “My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding”, which featured the strapline “Bigger. Fatter. Gypsier.” The London Gypsy and Traveller Unit expressed their … Continue reading

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Art Deco Glitz and Glamour at RIBA

Without my being conscious of it Art Deco architecture made an impression on me as a small child. Whenever my family made the occasional trip from North London to Heathrow, the only respite I gained from the miserable blandscape of … Continue reading

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A mixed bag at Kings Place galleries

    The dark side of nature is the theme common to two exhibitions currently running at the arts centre Kings Place in London. Death and mortality are centre stage in the Pangolin gallery, where many of the photographic and … Continue reading

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