Archive for the 'Crossing Lines Group'

Crossing Lines September 2019 meeting

This first meeting of the reconstituted group was devoted entirely to discussing the group’s past and future. Past, to give an idea to new members what the group is about. Future, to review possibilities for the group’s activities. Those present included Paul Halliday, founder and course leader of the Goldsmiths Photography and Urban Cultures MA, […]

Crossing Lines Group September Meeting

The main feature of the September CL meeting was a fine presentation by Chris Burke on some photos of public housing in the Paris suburb of Boulogne-Billancourt (not to be confused with Boulogne – city port of Normandy!).  Boulogne-Billancourt is situated in a loop of the River Seine to the South West of the capital and is home […]

The Crossing Lines Group August Meeting

The August edition of The Crossing Lines Group featured Mo Greig on Greasy Spoons, Rosanna Goodchild with new work related to music photography and the interplay of professional versus semi and amateur; John Levett on pre- & post-Olympic Stratford; plus a ‘discovered’ Paul Halliday manuscript on Stories of Absence and Memory. Mo’s work is in […]

Crossing Lines Group July Meeting

No pics for a change! Gareth Davies responded to the recent symposium at The British Film Institute on David Rudkin’s 1974 film Penda’s Fen. John Levett followed with a very brisk minute on Fen, Fake Fen, Fen estates, Fen & urban growth. Kathryn Alkins exhibition at The Greenwich Gallery of her photography in Deptford was the source of a discussion […]

Crossing Lines Group

Three presentations this month. Rosanna Goodchild started the evening session with new work. The work profiled her neighbour who had experienced an eviction. Homelessness & the experiences & consequences of insecure accommodation have been documented by Rosanna for a number of years now. John Levett raised a question of ethics & continued with examining how […]