• Martin Parr shares his choices for Desert Island Pics with Stephen Bull on the stage of the Brighton Dome - Corn Exchange during Brighton Festival 2013.

    This edition of Desert Island Pics was held on May 25 2013 as part of Brighton Festival.

  • Parr filled the Brighton Dome - Corn Exchange for his Desert Island Pics talk during Brighton Festival 2013.

    Parr filled the Brighton Dome - Corn Exchange for his Desert Island Pics talk during Brighton Festival 2013.

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

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

LISTEN: Desert Island Pics with Martin Parr

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

Photoworks was invited to bring the Desert Island Pics format – seen at the Brighton Photo Biennial 2012 and Format Festival – to the 2013 Brighton Festival talks programme.

Loosely following the structure of Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs, Stephen Bull – Photography Course Leader, University for the Creative Arts – had a chat with photographer Martin Parr and discussed how Martin’s choices reflected his life and career.

This event was held on Saturday 25 May at 2pm
Brighton Dome – Corn Exchange

 

Related project: Desert Island Pics

Loosely following the format of Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs, our touring photography talks series invites artists, writers and curators to select which eight images they’d take with them to a desert island.

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