Archive for the 'Greenwich Group'

Greenwich LIP Group July meetup

Peter Luck opened the session with two fictions, one a riff on the dystopian film Alphaville, sequencing stills from that film with a selection from films of the same era, the other using just six of his own images to build up a mood of unspecific anxiety – this in imitation of the unrelated vignettes […]

Greenwich LIP Group June meeting

Angela Ford brought photos from a Sikh festival, part religious, part devoted to martial arts. Unless you are yourself a Sikh it is unlikely that you will have heard of the small Punjabi town where it is held. Nevertheless, between three and four hundred thousand people attend including many from the Sikh diaspora returning to […]

Greenwich LIP Group May meeting

Back to the traditional four presentations, starting with Angela Schooley’s investigations of woodlands and commons in south-east London. The selection favoured winter when the architecture of trees is more visible. Discussion went to two questions: one, the recording of the changing nature of places with the seasons, the other to the possible need for innovation […]

Greenwich LIP Group April meeting

LIP GREENWICH APRIL 2017 MEETING A good meeting. First a bit of background: the Brunel Museum in Rotherhithe includes the great brick shaft from the bottom of which the Brunels excavated the first Thames Tunnel. That shaft has now been given new access and is an extraordinary venue for creative events.   Last night Gareth […]

Greenwich LIP Group March meeting

Four presentations as usual. – this time all very much about people. Michael Mundy began with a portfolio of black and white prints. Most were portraits, those of sleeping people and those of Covent Garden street performers before or after their act standing out. We urged him to see them published. All this work was […]