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Please note: RPS House is closed for our exhibition install. We will be open again from 10am on Friday 9th August 2024.


BOP22 programme open for booking

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Books on Photography (BOP) returns with a full roster of publishers and a two-day public programme of talks from photographers and artists with recently published books. BOP22 will run on Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 October 2022 at Paintworks, Bristol. There are also two events on the Friday evening. It is organised by the Martin Parr Foundation and the Royal Photographic Society. 

The public talks programme runs from Friday evening to Sunday afternoon and consists of: 

Friday - 7 October 2022

Photobook Collective talk with Kalpesh Lathigra
1800-2000. Kavi Pujara exhibition opening at MPF

Find out more about Friday's event →

Saturday  - 8 October 2022
(all in the RPS auditorium)

1030-1115. Andi Galdi and Charlotte Jansen
Roger Deakins, with Martin Parr
1230-1315. Kavi Pujara, discusses This Golden Mile
1415-1530. Magnum at 70 event: Mark Sanders (Cole Estate) and Hamish Crooks (Magnum) 
1545-1630. Ewen Spencer
1645-1730. Julia Fullerton-Batten

Book tickets for Saturday talks →

Book Tintype Portrait Sessions →

Sunday - 9 October 2022
(all in the RPS auditorium)

1030-1115. Alys Tomlinson
1130-1230. Bluecoat Press with the British Journal of Photography
1330-1445. Chris Killip panel discussion
1500-1545. David O'Mara
1600-1645. Johny Pitts

Book tickets for Sunday talks →

Book Tintype Portrait Sessions →

Talks are bookable via the Martin Parr Foundation using the links above.

The book fair takes place in the Event Space at Paintworks and in the Martin Parr Foundation. 

Both MPF and RPS have exhibitions in their gallery spaces. MPF will be showing Kavi Pujara's This Golden Mile and the RPS Squaring the Circles of Confusion.