Category: Artist News

May 15
Alicia Bruce awarded the prize of ‘Expert recommended photographer’ at Lishui Photography Festival

FORMAT is thrilled to announce that Alicia Bruce has been awarded the prize of ‘Expert recommended photographer’ at Lishui Photography Festival. Alicia – a long-standing friend and…

May 01
Simon Murphy book ‘Govanhill’ selected as a winner at Belfast Photo Festival

Scottish photographer, Simon Murphy’s sell-out book ‘Govanhill’ has been selected as a winner for this years Belfast Photo Festival open awards. Simon’s work was…

Jan 27
News: International Exhibitions – Arpita Shah & Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert

Work by Arpita Shah from the series ‘Nalini’, shown at Street Level Photoworks in 2019, is included in Light Work’s 50th Anniversary exhibition on now at Everson Museum, Syracuse NY,…

Jul 30
Meet Document Scotland | Museum Europäischer Kulturen

Formed in 2012, Document Scotland is a collective of three Scottish documentary photographers, Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert, Colin McPherson, and Sophie Gerrard, brought together by a common…

Jul 27
Introducing the New Photographers Guild 2022 Mentees

Meet the New Photographers Guild 2022 mentees! Laura Prieto (@lauraprieto___) is a Spanish photographer, her work explores the concepts of identity, memory and youth through the use of…

Jul 02
Publication Campaign: Alicia Bruce – ‘Menie: TRUMPED’

    A photobook about a Scottish coastal community and land impacted by Trump’s plans to build “The Greatest Golf Course in the World”   Menie: TRUMPED’…

Jun 23
Colin Gray exhibits in Parents exhibition at Fotomuseum Den Haag

Parents  2nd July – 13th November 2022 Fotomuseum Den Haag _____________________________________________________________________________ Glasgow based photographer Colin Gray is…

Jun 07
Island Darkroom Residency: Kit Martin

If you ever needed more reasons to visit the Isle of Lewis; We share the thoughts and feedback from recent Island Darkroom resident, Kit Martin, with words taken from the Island Darkroom…

Apr 20
Scotland + Venice presents Alberta Whittle and ‘deep dive (pause) uncoiling memory’ – Venice Biennale 2022

Scotland + Venice 2022 for the 59th International Art Exhibition 23 April – 27 November 2022, Docks Cantieri Cucchini Alberta Whittle has been commissioned to develop new work and will…

Apr 03
Document Scotland: Show Us Colonsay

Show Us Colonsay is a community focused photography event devised and delivered by Document Scotland in partnership with the Colonsay and Oransay Heritage Trust, which will offer the…