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Watch: BPB16 Desert Island Pics with Brett Rogers

The Photographers’ Gallery Director, Brett Rogers O.B.E. reveals her choices to our regular host Stephen Bull.

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Photoworks at London Art Fair 18-22 January 2017

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Watch: Desert Island Pics with Olivia Arthur

Olivia Arthur discusses which eight photographs she would take to a desert island with host, Stephen Bull.

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From the Archive: Five Desert Island Pics not to miss

At the beginning of 2016, we decided to take a look back at five of our previous talks from the archive.

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Desert Island Pics: Olivia Arthur – London Art Fair, Saturday 23 January 2016

Which eight photographs would you take to a desert island?

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Listen: Photoworks Desert Island Pics with Jeremy Deller

Continuing our Desert Island Pics talks series with audio from 2014, Jeremy Deller discussed the eight photographs he’d take with him to a desert island. Loosely following the format of Radio 4′s Desert Island Discs, our regular host, Stephen Bull discussed Jeremy’s selections with him and discover how they reflect his life and career.

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Listen: Desert Island Pics with Martin Barnes

Which eight photos would you take with you to a desert island? Martin Barnes, Senior Curator of Photographs, Victoria & Albert Museum, reveals his choices to our regular host Stephen Bull and discusses how they reflect his life and career.

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WATCH: Desert Island Pics with Nick Waplington

By Nick Waplington

Photographer Nick Waplington, chooses eight photographs to take with him to an imaginary desert island. Interviewed by our regular host Stephen Bull, Nick discusses his choices and how they reflect his life and career.

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LISTEN: Desert Island Pics with Simon Roberts

Which eight photographs would Simon Roberts take with him to a desert island?

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Desert Island Pics with Mike Mandel

Photoworks presents Desert Island Pics with Mike Mandel in partnership with Format International Photography Festival

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Photoworks at FORMAT15 – Evidence

Once again Photoworks will be heading to Derby for the FORMAT International photography festival.

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Desert Island Pics with Simon Roberts

Which eight photographs would Simon Roberts take with him to a desert island?

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Nick Waplington: Desert Island Pics at Brighton Photo Biennial 2014

Renowned photographer, Nick Waplington commissioned for One Planet City chooses eight photographs to take with him to an imaginary desert island.

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Desert Island Photobooks with Joachim Schmid

Our castaways are usually asked to choose the eight photographs they would take with them to a desert island. But we’re marking Photobook Bristol 2014 with a slight change to our customary format.

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Desert Island Pics with Jeremy Deller

Continuing our Desert Island Pics talks series, Jeremy Deller discusses the eight photographs he’d take with him to a desert island. Loosely following the format of Radio 4′s Desert Island Discs, our regular host, Stephen Bull will discuss Jeremy’s selections with him and discover how they reflect his life and career.

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LISTEN: Desert Island Pics with Alison Jackson

Loosely following the format of Desert Island Discs, this talk took place in January at London Art Fair 2014 and saw Alison choose the eight photographs she’d take with her to a desert island. She discussed the thoughts behind her choices with Stephen Bull.

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LISTEN: Desert Island Pics with Simon Baker

Curator of Photography and International Art at Tate, Simon Baker revealed his Desert Island Pics to an audience at Jerwood Visual Arts, Jerwood Space, London in December 2013.

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LISTEN: Desert Island Pics with Mishka Henner

Mishka Henner became a Photoworks Desert Island Pics castaway in September 2013.

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Desert Island Pics: Mishka Henner

Mishka Henner has been described as a modern-day Duchamp for his appropriation of image-rich technologies including Google Earth, YouTube and Taaz.

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WATCH: Desert Island Pics with Peter Fraser

Fresh from a Tate St Ives’ retrospective of his thirty-year career, Peter Fraser discussed his choices with Stephen Bull (Photography Course Leader, University for the Creative Arts) in a format that loosely follows Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs.

Martin Parr and Stephen Bull after Desert Island Pics, standing with their heads through Michael Rosen's hands in a Brighton Festival cut out.
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LISTEN: Desert Island Pics with Martin Parr

By Martin Parr

Which eight photographs would Martin Parr take to a desert island?

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LISTEN: Desert Island Pics with Brian Griffin

The photographer Brian Griffin, whose renowned publications include Work and Power joined Stephen Bull to share his Desert Island Pics at Format Festival 2013.

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Desert Island Pics with Sean O’Hagan

The Guardian’s photography writer Sean O’Hagan chooses eight photographs to take with him to a virtual desert island. Stephen Bull (Photography Course Leader, University for the Creative Arts), discusses Sean’s choices with him and examines how they reflect his life and career.

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LISTEN: Desert Island Pics with Anna Fox

Our second castaway during the Brighton Photo Biennial 2012 was British photographer Anna Fox, whose work has been widely exhibited and published internationally since the 1980s.