Colin was a Patron of Chats Palace Arts Centre from 2015 to 2016 and collaborated with us on this exhibition, choosing images from across the span of his career to form a very personal retrospective. He had an undoubted affinity with Hackney and so we make no apology for the exhibition’s strong east London bias, framing as it does the nature of a very special friendship.
Gillian Hyland creates supernatural staged images, presented as film stills or dramatic moments. Her narrative photographs are psychologically evocative – at once sublimely theatrical yet poignant. Frozen in time, solitary and vulnerable moments are presented in glorious technicolour and on timeless sets.
Having celebrated its 15th anniversary in October 2017, Photochats has built on the tradition of community photography at Chats Palace and offers exhibition production, colour/ black and white photographic printing workshops and high quality traditional darkroom printing facilities.
Colin was our Patron from 2015 to 2016 and collaborated with Chats Palace and Photochats on this exhibition, choosing images from across the span of his career to form a very personal retrospective.
Alpa Depani is an artist and architect based in Homerton. This photographic series captures architectural characters sited in Homerton.