In episode 254 UNP founder and curator Grant Scott is in his shed reflecting on the seven ages of the photographer, making a photo book and photography’s relationship with mindfulness.
Plus this week, photographer Juan Fabuel 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?’
This is a link to the online article by Edward Thompson Grant mentions in this week’s episode https://edwardthompson.co.uk/How-to-make-a-photo-book
Juan Fabuel studied photography at the University of Valencia, Spain and is currently studying for a PHD at the University of Murcia. His work uses different mediums such as photography, video, ceramics and installation to speak about movement, home and representation instigating dialogues between disciplines such as anthropology, politics, archaeology, physics and neuroscience. He has been exhibited in Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Italy, Portugal, USA, Taipei and across Spain. It is also collected by museums and foundations across Europe. www.juanfabuel.com
Dr. 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, documentary filmmaker, BBC Radio contributor 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 film Do Not Bend: The Photographic Life of Bill Jay was first screened in 2018 www.donotbendfilm.com. He is the presenter of the A Photographic Life and In Search of Bill Jay podcasts.
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