Photomonth, East London Photography Festival, Celebrates 10 Years


LONDON.- Photomonth is a celebration of photography. In 2010 there are over 200 exhibitions and events in East London and beyond. To mark our 10th anniversary we have created a series of special projects – the new photolounge at the Old Truman Brewery, images along the East London Line from Dalston to Shoreditch, eatyourartout with exhibitions in a wide range of restaurants, bars & cafes, for your mobile and the photomonth assignment for budding photojournalists. Photomonth opens with a launch party on Thursday 30 September 6-9pm at Amnesty International UK, 17-25 New Inn Yard, Shoreditch, EC2 A 3EA and an exhibition on the current state of Burma by James Mackay. Major artists exhibitions this year include Philip Jones Griffiths (1936-2008) and Elliott Erwitt at Magnum Print Room, Ted Polhemus at The Book Club, Edmund Clark at Flowers East, James Barnor at Rivington Place, Noemi Goudal at Hotshoe G