The Moor - On Press by Robert Darch

It was really interesting to see The Moor on press at Wells printers and to watch the litho printing process and the technology now used to manage this traditional printing method. Really looking forward to seeing the finished bound book!

Distinctly Exhibition by Robert Darch

My work is currently being exhibited in ‘Distinctly’ at the Pingyao International Photography Festival, curated by Tracy Marshall in collaboration with Open Eye Gallery & Look Photo Biennial .


British Journal of Photography - Portrait of Britain - Winner by Robert Darch

I was very honoured that my image of Dani has been chosen as one of the winning images for BJP's Portrait of Britain 2018. There were 13,000 entries from which the 100 winning images were selected. 

From the 1st of September it will be exhibited on jcdecauxglobal screens nationwide for one month. The image will also be published by hoxton mini press in the forthcoming Portrait of Britain book.

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Distinctly Britain - Pingyao International Photography Festival - China by Robert Darch

I am excited to announce that I will be exhibiting several images in the group show ‘Distinctly Britain’ curated by Tracy Marshall (as part of the Look Photo biennial exchange) at the Pingyao International Photography Festival in China. I am honoured to be exhibiting alongside some of the countries best known and most admired photographers; Martin Parr, Tish Murtha, Chris Killip, Kirsty Mackay, Daniel Meadows, Niall McDiarmid, Marketa Luscova, John Myers, and particularly my former professors at Newport, Ken Grant and Paul Seawright. 


Interview with Urbanautica Institute by Robert Darch

Steve Bisson kindly interviewed me for the Urbanautica Institute Journal. I always find interviews a very productive exercise as they afford you an opportunity to reflect on your work and the motivations behind the photographs. Click <Here> for the interview. 

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Unveil'd Photobook Winner 2017 by Robert Darch

And after much deliberation the winner of the Unveil'd Photobook Award is Shane Lavalette with his self published book, 'One Sun, One Shadow'.  Shane Lavalette [US]  |  Lavalette

The competition was incredibly strong this year and particularly rich in the depth of ideas and modes of presentation. For this reason we decided to include a longlist as well as a shortlist of 6 books. The shortlisted books are:

Cubby's Tarn |  Joseph Wright [UK]  |  JW Editions , 

Itaca |  Gabriele Rossi [IT] |  Yard Press

Nos Feux Nous Appartiennent  |  Marine Lanier [FR]  |  Poursuite & JB Editions

Arch  |  Anne Erhard & Cameron Williamson [UK]  |  Self-published  

Hunter Grill  |  Alexandre Christiaens [BE]  |  Origini Edizioni

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