Exhibitions

VR: Wirral Hospitals’ School and MaxLiteracy Award

10 June - 3 September 2021

Exhibitions

Return To Nature

30 July 2021

Exhibitions Past Exhibitions

VR: First Light New Northern Graduates Exhibition

22 May - 4 July 2021

Exhibitions

We Are Nature

30 July - 14 August 2021

Exhibitions

Liverpool Arab Arts Festival — Jessica El Mal: Grounds For Concern

16 July - 15 August 2021

Exhibitions

Digital Window Gallery: Who We Are

8 July - 31 July 2021

Exhibitions Main Exhibition

Whose Land Is It?

8 July - 19 September 2021

Exhibitions

VR Student Exhibitions: UCEN

9 June - 13 June 2021

Exhibitions

VR Student Exhibitions: Youth Culture by Whitby High School

23 June - 27 June 2021

Exhibitions

VR Student Exhibitions: Arc with Hugh Baird

16 June - 20 June 2021

Past Events

First Light: Photography Writing Now – Tilt Launch Party

9 July 2021

Past Events

OPEN ROOMS #14: Separated Together

24 June 2021

Exhibitions Past Exhibitions

Student Exhibitions: Whitby High School

23 June - 27 June 2021

Exhibitions Past Exhibitions

Student Exhibitions: UCEN

9 June - 13 June 2021

Exhibitions Past Exhibitions

Student Exhibitions: Arc

16 June - 20 June 2021

Exhibitions Past Exhibitions

Digital Window Gallery: HOMETOWNS

10 June 2021

Exhibitions Main Exhibition

Digital Window Gallery: Postcards from us x

10 June - 20 June 2021

LightNight 2021: Play

21 May 2021

Heavy Gardening Art Trail Photowalk

21 May 2021

OPEN ROOMS #13: A BALKAN JOURNEY WITH CHRIS LESLIE

17 June 2021

Exhibitions Past Exhibitions

First Light New Northern Graduates Exhibition

22 May 2021

Past Events

Open Eye Gallery book club presents: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

3 June 2021

Past Events

First Light Spotlight: Interior Tension

22 June 2021

Past Events

First Light Spotlight: Networked Beings

8 June 2021

Past Events

First Light Spotlight: Things Are Strange

25 May 2021

Past Events

OPEN ROOMS #12: INDEPENDENTS BIENNIAL

6 May 2021

Exhibitions Past Exhibitions

Liverpool Biennial 2021: The Stomach and the Port

19 May - 6 June 2021

Picturing England’s High Streets: Prescot

7 April 2021

Picturing England’s High Street: Chester

7 April 2021

Exhibitions

Reclaim The City: Suzanne St Clare

8 April 2021

Past Events

First Light Spotlight: Parallel Histories

11 May 2021

Past Events

First Light Spotlight: After Nature

27 April 2021

Past Events

First Light Spotlight: Unearthly Matter

13 April 2021

Exhibitions

Hanging out: Interviews

23 March - 5 April 2021

Exhibitions

Digital Window Gallery: Independents Biennial

18 March - 6 June 2021

Past Events

First Light Spotlight: Corrupted Archives

30 March 2021

Past Events

First Light Spotlight – Connecting new photography with writing

16 March 2021

Past Events

OPEN ROOMS #11: ON THE CORNERS OF ARGYLE AND GLENWOOD – PHOTOBOOK IN COLLABORATION

11 March 2021

Freelance Photographer in Residence Position

23 February 2021

Family Page

23 February 2021

About Alternative Lens

23 February 2021

Projects

Introducing Energy House

23 February 2021

Past Events

Open Rooms #10: All Dressed Up With Nowhere To Go

25 February 2021

The Course

12 February 2021

Past Events

PLATFORM ISSUE 3: HOPE

12 February 2021

Events

OPEN CALL: THE STORY OF LIVERPOOL THROUGH ITS TREES

1 January - 30 April 2021

Past Events

OPEN CALL: HOMETOWNS

11 February - 31 March 2021

Past Events

WHAT WE DO IN LOCKDOWN

5 January 2021

HYPERTEXT: Books Beyond Bars – Felix McNulty in conversation with Sarah Jane Baker

28 November 2020

HYPERTEXT: Ruth White – The Role of the Photobook in Representing the British Working Classes

28 November 2020

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VR Student Exhibitions: Arc with Hugh Baird

16 June - 20 June 2021

VR Student Exhibitions: Arc with Hugh Baird

With three student exhibitions over three weeks, Open Eye Gallery’s Student Exhibitions showcased new talent, highlighting the many different approaches and ways of communicating through visual culture. The virtual reality versions of these exhibitions are now available to wander through online.


Rafal Wasilewski

An arc is the joining of two points – for some students this represents the points at the start and finish of their degrees and for others from the finish to perhaps an unknown point in the future that could be working freelance or postgraduate study. Often not a straight line, but a curve that bends with the changing trajectory of opportunities and events.  

After a difficult year and throughout two lockdowns when creativity was not a priority for many, the BA students from the Hugh Baird Digital Imaging and Photography course have used these restrictions of lockdown as a catalyst to fulfil their creative ambitions. 

The diverse range of outcomes in this showcase illustrates the students varied approaches and some of the roles that photography can play, from the escapist narrative to the political and diaristic.

 


Daniel Yates


Oisin Askin

Images

Main: Lucy Earle

Rafal Wasilewski

Daniel Yates

Oisin Askin

VR Student Exhibitions: Arc with Hugh Baird

With three student exhibitions over three weeks, Open Eye Gallery’s Student Exhibitions showcased new talent, highlighting the many different approaches and ways of communicating through visual culture. The virtual reality versions of these exhibitions are now available to wander through online.


Rafal Wasilewski

An arc is the joining of two points – for some students this represents the points at the start and finish of their degrees and for others from the finish to perhaps an unknown point in the future that could be working freelance or postgraduate study. Often not a straight line, but a curve that bends with the changing trajectory of opportunities and events.  

After a difficult year and throughout two lockdowns when creativity was not a priority for many, the BA students from the Hugh Baird Digital Imaging and Photography course have used these restrictions of lockdown as a catalyst to fulfil their creative ambitions. 

The diverse range of outcomes in this showcase illustrates the students varied approaches and some of the roles that photography can play, from the escapist narrative to the political and diaristic.

 


Daniel Yates


Oisin Askin

Images

Main: Lucy Earle

Rafal Wasilewski

Daniel Yates

Oisin Askin

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