Archive for the 'Acton (archived) Group'

Acton group no longer meeting

Peter Spurgeon has announced 26th May 2010 that due to lack of demand the Acton LIP satellite group is no longer meeting. If at any time a new group wishes to form in the area, please get in touch and let us know!

Acton LIP meeting Tuesday 23rd March

Hi, I hope you are all well and that you have been enjoying the recent sporadic glimpses of sunshine. Our next meeting is this Tuesday evening at 7.30pm at the George and Dragon pub in Acton High Street. www.georgeanddragonacton.com I will be giving a brief talk about ‘Typologies’ and suggesting a related group project. We […]

‘Unlocking Creativity’ seminar at Acton LIP group

Harminder Singh will be giving a seminar entitled ‘Unlocking Creativity’ at the Acton LIP satellite group. Date:   Thursday 25th February Time:   7.30pm Venue: St.Mary’s Church, Acton marketplace, London W3 9NW Stations: Acton Town (Piccadilly line) or Acton Central (Overground) Entrance fee: £2  Reserve a place at www.actonphoto.org.uk Unlocking Creativity Harminder is the author of Times […]

Acton LIP: Events and new website

Seasons greetings! We have 2 events in January: – Saturday 9th January 2010 at 11.30am Group visit to Political Landscapes exhibition at Magnum Print Room 63 Gee Street, London EC1V 3RS Over the years Magnum Photos and it’s photographers have explored the notion of landscape photography, from the ‘Magnum Landscape’ publication (Phaidon 1997) to more […]

Acton LIP visit to exhibition at the British Library

This Saturday we will be visiting the “Points of View” exhibition of 19th century photographs at the British Library. From the first tentative ‘drawings of shadows’ produced in the mid-1830s to its universal acceptance as a leisure pursuit, photography was swept along by a tide of entrepreneurial activity throughout the 19th century. As an influential […]