December 2017 Incubator Series: Kim Simpson – Exottish

Monday 11th December 7 PM – 9 PM at the CCA In her ongoing personal project ‘Exottish’, Simpson explores the impact of visual norms in Scottish society. The catalyst to this project is racism that Simpson’s daughter has experienced in school and the authorities’ following inability to ensure it does not happen again. To firmly…

November 2017 Incubator Series: Rowan Markson – Crimea Revisited

Monday November 13th 2017 at the CCA Rowan Markson: Crimea Revisited: A History of Information Wars TalkSeePhotography’s Incubator series is a public platform where emerging writers and makers of photography can present their ideas alongside a nominated responder within their chosen field. Following an open call in the summer we are pleased to present the first…

TalkSeePhotography June 2016

For the TSP June event we are delighted to announce that photographer Margaret Mitchell and Historian Rachel Hewitt GCU will be presenting their work in regards to the exhibition Beyond Epilepsy. The session will be chaired by Dr Hanna Tweed GU. Mitchell is showing her work on epilepsy and will use this as a springboard…

TalkSeePhotography May 2016

TalkSeePhotography May was delighted to host Genevia Sills and Sukaina Kubba for a discussion about Sills artistic practice. Sills explores the questionable nature of the autobiography through highly aestheticised images which she carefully stages. Her practice is interwoven with historical and contemporary political concerns around subjectivity of sexuality and its object. In exquisite as well as…

TalkSeePhotography April #2

April marks the beginning of TSP’s interrogation of the exhibition by introducing the Swedish Curator Dr Niclas Östlind. Through his PhD, Performing Histories, and exhibitions The Visible and Between Realities, Östlind will take us on a thought provoking journey through the formation of the photographic aesthetic and political representation from 1970 to the present. The…

“Watched!” TalkSeePhotography April

For the first of two TalkSeePhotography events taking place in April is looking at surveillance.  “Watched !”promises a rich and exiting introductions to the different counter practices that examines this increasingly ever present phenomena. We are delighted and very proud to host Dr. Louise Wolthers, curator and research manager at the Hasselblad Foundation in Göteborg,…

TalkSeePhotography January 2016

  Aside from our usual program TalkSeePhotography will 2016 dedicate a number of events to the developments of existing and emerging cultures of Photography in Scotland to explore approaches to commissioning and presenting photography in Scotland. Issues that we will address are during the year are: What relevance do questions of discourse have to makers?…