I love Hoda Afshar's portraits and videos from Manus Island (it's Australia's Refugee Devil's Island - you go in but you n...
Monday, 16 May 2011
University of Newport Art Photography Auction
The final year students of Photographic Art at UWN are holding an auction and print sale at Cardiff Arts Institute at 7pm on 16th May to raise money for the production of their graduating publication.
There's loads of great stuff on offer including signed books by Mimo Jodice, Chris Coekin, Clare Strand and Daniel Meadows and singed prints by Martin Parr, Simon Norfolk, Sarah Pickering, Ken Grant and Helen Sear amongst many others.
There are also some amazing collaborative prints from the Blank Canvas project. These come in editions of 5 - on offer for £40. I worked on a Mark Durden print, Wheatfields with Sunflowers and Crows, Dafen Art Village, Shenzhen, China (which you might know from Michael Wolf's Real Fake Art project).Other contributors include Alec Soth, Ed Clark, Joachim Schmidt, Chris Steele-Perkins, Susan Lipper, Simon Roberts, Emily Allchurch and many many more
See the full catalogue here.