LIP 30th Annual Exhibition

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Come along to London Independent Photography's 30th Annual Exhibition in October at Espacio Gallery!

London Independent Photography celebrates its 30th annual exhibition this year at Espacio Gallery in Bethnal Green, from Tuesday 2 October to Sunday 7 October 2018. The private view of the exhibition will take place on Thursday 4 October between 6pm and 9pm.

The members of LIP were invited to submit their most innovative and creative works through an open call launched in August 2018. A panel of professionals from the photography industry were invited to select the works showing in the exhibition, including Tom Lovelace who is an artist, curator and visiting tutor at RCA and has been nominated for the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize, along with Hazel Watts, who is a managing partner at Spectrum Photographic and have worked on projects such as Brighton Photo Biennial and Focus Mumbai, and also Wendy McMurdo, who is an artist, photographer and tutor at Falmouth University and has exhibited at TPG and The Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

More than 100 photographs created by 70 photographers were selected and the varied collection includes landscape, portrait, still-life and experimental photography. The 30th annual exhibition is also a part of prestige International Photography Festival Photomonth, happening each autumn in East London. Furthermore, the show is accompanied by a series of artist talks, free to both members and non-members, more details can be found in the Events page.


Espacio Gallery is an artist-led contemporary art gallery and is an influential and vital part of the East End art scene of London. The space is just 100 meters from the top of Brick Lane and easily accessed from Shoreditch High Street tube station. Espacio Gallery organises and hosts various exhibition, talks and events throughout each year, attracting many visitors.

Exhibition runs 2-7 OCTOBER 2018
159 Bethnal Green Road, London E2 7DG

Open Tue 2 - Sat 6 October 1-7pm; Sun 7 1-5pm
Tube Liverpool Street Bethnal Green;
Overground Shoreditch High Street;
Bus 8, 388;
5 minutes walk from Brick Lane.


For enquiries and assistance contact LIP Exhibition Organiser