The Generals of the Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Convention, Mayflower Hotel, Washington D.C., October 15, 1963 © 1963 The Richard Avedon Foundation Courtesy The Richard Avedon Foundation

Brighton Photo Biennial 2006

4 November 2006

The second Brighton Photo Biennial brought together historical, contemporary and newly-commissioned photographic and moving image works by a range of artists exploring the thin line between past and present, fact and fiction, illusion and reality.

Brighton Photo Biennial 2006, curated by Gilane Tawadros, was intimate in scale and international in scope. Tawadros brought together historical, contemporary and newly-commissioned photographic and moving image works by a range of artists who explore the thin line between past and present, fact and fiction, illusion and reality.

Running parallel to Brighton Photo Biennial 2006 was Brighton Photo Fringe, which featured a wide range of exhibitions, workshops and events across Brighton.

BPB06 exhibitions included works from Richard Avedon, David Claerbout, William Eggleston, Walker Evans, Paul Fusco, Alfredo Jaar, Steve McQueen , Lee Miller, Henna Nadeem, Mitra Tabrizian and Fiona Tan.