Developing photographic practice in the North East of England

Marjolaine Ryley, The Thin Blue Line, The Deep Red Sea

Marjolaine Ryley, The Thin Blue Line, The Deep Red Sea

NEPN is proud to have published a new e-book and publication by Marjolaine Ryley, The Thin Blue Line, the Deep Red Sea – Explorations of Miscarriage and Pregnancy Loss. Marjolaine …

Kuba Ryniewicz, Fantasy Photo Studio

Kuba Ryniewicz, Fantasy Photo Studio

In Autumn 2015, Photographic artist Kuba Ryniewicz was commissioned to develop Fantasy Photo-Studio, a city centre pop-up for the Sunderland2021 launch weekend. The vision was to create a humorous and …

Julian Germain, Newborns

Julian Germain, Newborns

To coincide with the launch of Sunderland’s intention to bid for UK City of Culture 2021, Julian Germain photographed babies born on Wearside in the summer of 2015.  As representatives …

Photographer Talk: Susan Derges

Susan Derges, Shoreline 5 October 1998 Unique dye destruction print 100.8 x 242 cm. Courtesy of Purdy Hicks Gallery Please join us for a talk by Susan Derges on Wednesday …

Liza Dracup – New NEPN commission

NEPN is delighted to announce that Liza Dracup has been commissioned for our current project Observe.Experiment.Archive, also supported by the National Lottery through Arts Council England. Light Matter is a …

Photographer Talk: Chrystel Lebas

Chrystel Lebas, Re-visiting Pinus silvestris [illeg.] Plate n°1245, Aviemore, Rothiemurchus, August 2012. 57°8.691’ N 3°50.304’ W Please join us for a talk by Chrystel Lebas on Thursday 28 February at …

Commission Opportunity

  Call for Proposals NEPN invite proposals for a new photographic commission offered in association with the Royal Horticultural Society. The commission is supported using public funding by the National …

DEVELOP Graduate Event – June 2018

  A short overview of the DEVELOP Graduate event held in Sunderland 28-29 June 2018. The professional development event for emerging photographers was programmed by BA and MA students from …

Shahidul Alam is granted bail!

After spending 103 days in prison, Shahidul Alam has finally been released on bail.  We are delighted with this news however we still need to urge for the charges against …