The Social: Building Your Network
Thu 27 Apr, 18.30
This regular bar night for photographers brings two professionals in photography together to give their perspectives and advice around the theme of Building Your Network.
For this session photographer and founder of Photo Meet Mimi Mollica along with photographer Jenny Lewis.
Mimi Mollica is an award winning photographer, born in Palermo - Sicily in 1975. His photo essays deal with social issues and topics related to identity, environment, migration and macroscopic human transitions. Mimi chooses to work on long term projects which allow him to research explore and develop a subject in depth. In early 2015 Mimi founded the Photo Meet, an organisation aimed at celebrating photography through a series of events such as the Offspring Photo Meet which include portfolio reviews, lectures, networking, presentations and much more.
Jenny Lewis grew up in Little Clacton, Essex. She moved to Hackney almost 20 years ago. She has made her living as an editorial photographer, but continues to pursue a range of personal work. Much of this centres on her experience of living and working in East London. Alongside One Day Young, which captures mothers within the first 24 hours since having a baby, she has been photographing the network of creatives who live alongside her in the borough. Hackney Studios is is published this month, by Hoxton Mini Press.
Thu 27 Apr, 18.30–20.00
Free admission, booking essential