Photo Publishers’ Market
Phoenix Brighton, 10-14 Waterloo Place, Brighton
Sat 18 – Sun 19, October 11am-5pm
Come browse a stimulating mix of photobooks from established imprints, emerging houses and self-publishers and buy direct from the publishers themselves. A series of talks curated by Miniclick runs throughout the weekend.
Brown Owl Press
Cafe Royal Books
Fell/Her eyes and my voice
Hoxton Mini Press
Made To Order Press
Read That Image/Magic Editions
The Plantation Journal
University of Brighton
The Talks Schedule curated by Miniclick
Saturday 18 October:
12 – 1pm – Dewi Lewis on Photobooks today.
Founded in 1994 Dewi Lewis Publishing is internationally known for its photography list. Its authors include a number of the leading British and international photographers such as William Klein, Martin Parr, Simon Norfolk, Fay Godwin, Tom Wood, Sergio Larrain, Frank Horvat, John Blakemore, Paolo Pelegrin and Bruce Gilden. The aim of the company is to bring to the attention of a wider public, accessible but challenging contemporary photography by both established and lesser known practitioners.
2 – 3pm – Lisa Barnard presents her new book Hyenas of the Battlefield, Machine in the Garden from GOST.
Hyenas of the Battlefield, Machines in the Garden, is a study into the ‘unholy alliance’ between the military, the entertainment industry and technology, and their coalescence around modern-day warfare. As Fredric Jameson famously observed in 1991 “the underside of culture is blood, torture, death and horror.”
Sunday 19 October:
12 – 1pm – Craig Atkinson of Cafe Royal Books discusses collaborating and working with archives.
Café Royal Books (founded 2005) is an independent publisher based in the North West of England. They make well finished, affordable, limited and collectible photo books / zines.
This event is accessible to wheelchair users.