Jerwood Encounters; Family Politics, explores the public and private aspects of family life in the modern world. Investigating the representation of the most intimate relationships we experience, through a number of different methods, from social media to the traditional family portrait.
The exhibition coincides with the publication of Photoworks Annual which explores the Family Politics theme further with commissioned work from Jowhara Alsaud and Claudia Sola, Folios by Broomberg & Chanarin and John Clang; conversations between: Marianne Hirsch and Lorrie Novak, Wendy Ewald and Anthony Luvera, Bettina von Zwehl and Kelley Wylder and writings from Michael Bonesteel, Susan Bright, Terry Dennett, Geoffrey Batchen, Blake Stimson, Sarah James, Stephanie Schwartz, and Judith Habelstram, Aaron Schuman, Blake Morrison, Andrew Kötting, Sue Hubbard and David Campany amongst others.
6 November – 8 December 2013
Jerwood Space, London