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Miniclick - Guy Martin

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Miniclick is a monthly series of curated photographer talks, free beer and networking, curated by Jack Latham. With Christmas close by this month we're also providing free pizza, too. 

Guy Martin graduated with a BA(Hons) in Documentary Photography from the University of Wales, Newport. He has been a member of Panos Pictures since 2011. From January 2011 he began to document the revolutions sweeping through the Middle East and North Africa. From 2012 he was been based in Istanbul Turkey, where he produced The Parallel State his first book about the rise of Turkish soft power and the complex new identities in the Turkish Republic. The book was published in 2018 by GOST books and subsequently was listed as on of Time Magazine's best photo books of the year. 

Guy's work is concerned with the way our digital lives have overlapped into the political violence of the physical world. He continues to work for the world's leading magazines  including The New York Times, Vanity Fair, Bloomberg Business Week, Time Magazine, National Geographic, Harpers, HUCK and Le Monde; while lecturing, teaching workshops and exhibiting his work worldwide. 

His work has been recognised by Centre Santa Fe for the Project Launch Award, Sony World Photo Awards, BJP IPA award, ViewBook Transformations grant, St.Breiuc Festival Award, and The Observer David Hodge Award. In 2012 his work from the Arab revolutions was shown in Side Gallery, HOST Gallery Third Floor Gallery and The Polly. In 2017 The Parallel State had its first major installation at Les Rencontres de la photographie in ArlesFrance.

Read more about Guy here: https://www.guy-martin.co.uk/

This event is free but seats are limited so please book.

Event Organiser

Name
Michael Pritchard

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If for any reason we have to cancel this event we will email you at the earliest opportunity. The RPS is unable to take any responsibility for expenses incurred by attendees. 

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RPS House

337-340 Paintworks

Arnos Vale

Bristol

BS4 3AR

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