Two members of the Kilkenny Photographic Society have had images selected for the Royal Photographic Society International Print Exhibition 158.
Congratulations to Pat Brennan and Eamon Wall who have had their images selected for the Royal Photographic Society International Print Exhibition 158. Having made it through to the shortlist of 400 in July, the 5 person jury included their images in the final selection. The International Print Exhibition will open on October 8th in the Old Truman Brewery Gallery in London. From Oct 15 to Nov 12 it will be on display in the Royal Albert Hall and following that it will tour various venues in the UK and Northern Ireland.
The competition is an annual international open event and it is now in it’s 158th year. This year there was almost 5,000 images submitted from 56 countries.
The RPS will be publishing the selected exhibition images online by 7 October.
Red Carpet Dog by Pat Brennan
Withered Fennel by Eamon Wall
Competition Selection Panel:
Richard Billingham, Photographer and Professor of Fine Art
Louise Clements, Co-founder / Artistic Director of FORMAT International Photography Festival and Artistic Director of QUAD, Derby
Bridget Coaker, Picture editor at the Guardian, Writer and Curator
Dewi Lewis HonFRPS, Publisher and Curator
Simon Roberts HonFRPS, Photographer
RPS International Print Exhibition 158 – London Opening Reception 08 October 2015 in the Old Truman Brewery.
The Exhibition is part of PHOTOBLOCK – a collection of events organised by The Old Truman Brewery, featuring in the Photomonth East London International Photography Festival. The RPS Exhibition will be on display alongside PHOTOMASTERS – an exhibition showcasing work by recent MA Photography Graduates from across the UK. –
Exhibition Touring Schedule:
9 – 13 Oct Old Truman Brewery, London (Private View 8 October, 6pm – 9pm) The exhibition is part of the Photomonth East London International Photography Festival (1 October – 30 November 2015)
15 Oct – 12 Nov Royal Albert Hall, London. The exhibition can be viewed when attending performances or on the following free open days: Sat 17, Sun 18, Sat 24, Sun 25 October (10am – 4pm)
28 Nov – 30 Jan 2016 Aberystwyth Arts Centre
Further dates TBC
The call for entries to the International Print Exhibition 159 will be available in Feb/Mar 2016.