Harry Watts, from the series STUDIO 2008-9

The Scene of Photography and the Future of its Illusion

When Tate Modern presented the huge survey show Street & Studio back in 2008, one striking conclusion seemed to emerge from its teeming presentation of hundreds of photos by dozens of photographers. Distinctions between the street and studio are becoming less clear; or rather, they were never as clear for photography as the show’s mischievous title implied.

Ideas Series: Towards “the new vision”

Brett Rogers was appointed Director of The Photographers’ Gallery in September 2005 with a remit to take the gallery into a new building and a new beginning.

Ideas Series: Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin, War Primer 2, Interviewed by Sarah James

Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin’s current project is an intervention in and reworking of Bertolt Brecht’s War Primer, originally published in East Germany in 1955 and republished in the UK in 1998.