06.02.21 — 09.05.21
Monday to Sunday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. reservation required on: www.la-chambre.org
5 people maximum, face masks mandatory, hand sanitiser available
Tish Murtha: Works 1976 – 1991 was exhibited at The Photographers Gallery from June 15th to October 14th 2018.
The exhibition was co-curated by Val Williams and Gordon MacDonald, with Karen McQuaid, and surveyed six major bodies of work; Newport Pub (1976/78); Elswick Kids (1978); Juvenile Jazz Bands (1979); Youth Unemployment (1981); London by Night (1983) and Elswick Revisited (1987 – 1991) using both vintage and contemporary prints. In addition, the exhibition also included personal letters and ephemeral material from the Tish Murtha Archive - including her camera and enlarger.
You can find a review by Sean O'Hagan from The Guardian here.
Statues, Beechgrove Road - Youth Unemployment (1981) © Ella Murtha, All rights reserved.
All Images © Ella Murtha, All Rights Reserved.
Video © The Photographers Gallery