In episode 138 UNP founder and curator Grant Scott is in his shed considering the value of retaining copyright and an archive, experimenting with photo book covers, and the importance of inspiring others to explore photography.
Plus this week photographer Jeremy Liebman takes on the challenge of supplying Grant with an audio file no longer than 5 minutes in length in which he answer’s the question ‘What Does Photography Mean to You?’
Jeremy Liebman grew up in Berkeley, California and Dallas, Texas but is now Brooklyn-based. His client list is beyond extensive and includes Appartamento, New York Magazine, Vanity Fair, the New Yorker, GQ, ID, Conde Nast Traveller, Apple, Nike, Levi’s, Toyota, Prada, and BMW. His work includes portrait, fashion, still-life, video and interiors images and he is represented by Art Department, New York. His images have been featured in the books Background Noise, The World of Apartamento, and When Études Become Form and exhibited in Los Angeles, New York, London, and Berlin. His zine À Rebours, is in the permanent library collection of MOMA New York. http://jeremyliebman.com
Grant Scott is the founder/curator of United Nations of Photography, a Senior Lecturer and Subject Co-ordinator: Photography at Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, a working photographer, and the author of Professional Photography: The New Global Landscape Explained (Routledge 2014), The Essential Student Guide to Professional Photography (Routledge 2015), New Ways of Seeing: The Democratic Language of Photography (Routledge 2019).
His book What Does Photography Mean to You? including 89 photographers who have contributed to the A Photographic Life podcast is on sale now £9.99 https://bluecoatpress.co.uk/product/what-does-photography-mean-to-you/
© Grant Scott 2020