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I am very pleased and extremely honoured to be invited to speak at the WOMEN PHOTOGRAPHERS NOW  talk at  The Photographers’ Gallery on behalf of f22 Women Photographers at the AOP. Also speaking will be Hilary Wood founder of #209women and Del Barrett founder of HundredHeroines, both women who I admire, and whose initiatives I have been fortunate to have taken part in.

“Women behind the lens continue to be seriously unrepresented in the industry, and the gallery. However things are changing, as women’s photography groups are becoming highly proactive, attempting to readdress the balance.

For this event f22 (Women Photographers at the AOP)HundredHeroines and #209women, three important women’s photography organisations, are brought together to talk about the work they do in support and promotion of women photographers, the problems they have had to overcome, and what they see next for women in photography.”

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With many thanks to our host Prof.of Photography Paul Wenham Clarke, Course Leader of MA Commercial Photography at Arts University Bournemouth.

The talk will take place on Thursday 12th March, in the same week as International Women’s Day.

Admission is free you just need to register for tickets.

 

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***UPDATE - EXHIBITION EXTENDED UNTIL THE END OF JULY 2019**

Representatiion on the Line: (Un)framing our Identities
You are invited to the launch party and private view of this collaborative
exhibition from the RPS Hundred Heroines initiative, in which female
photographers explore the theme of identity.
I will be exhibiting a series of portraits illustrating modern gender
performance and the new gender-fluid approach to beauty without boundaries, 
originally commissioned for Perfect Bound magazine.
I hope to see you there!
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Really thrilled to discover I have been nominated for the Royal
Photographic Society's Hundred Heroines!

"2018 is being hailed as the Year of the Woman, it marks the centenary
of women’s suffrage in the UK and has seen significant steps taken to
highlight women’s rights – from the #metoo and Times Up movements to
increased awareness of the gender gap and global protests fighting for
equality.
Through the Hundred Heroines initiative, The RPS is adding its voice
to the global discussion."

Thank you to whoever nominated me, really very much appreciated.
And congratulations to all the heroines I sit alongside with on the list.
It's a real honour.