Halesworth Gallery

Steeple End, Halesworth, Suffolk IP19 8LL
Opposite St. Mary's Church
Weekdays and Saturdays 11am - 5pm
Sundays 2 - 4pm

Admission free

Preview Parties are from 6.30-8.30pm on the Friday before each show. All welcome.
The gallery is closed for hanging on the Thursday and Friday before each exhibition opens.

McCabe/Jackson/Wolfenden/Haring Woods/Everard Smith

30 April - 25 May

Installation day

Preview Party 29 April

A double page spread in the East Anglian Daily Times

Views of the exhibition

Photoeast Party Invite
Photoeast Logo

Eamon McCabe, Bill Jackson, Stephen Wolfenden, Peter Everard Smith and Eileen Haring Woods

Five accomplished local photographers show their work, spanning the last five decades and exploring the realtionship between film and digital imagery.

As part of the PhotoEast Festival 2016, five locally based artists with national and international reputations have come together for the first time at The Halesworth Gallery, Halesworth. Each has responded to the festival theme 'Of Time and Place'.

Eamonn McCabe is the multi-award winning former Picture Editor at The Guardian. Eamonn appears regularly on radio and T.V. talking about photography and has exhibited widely in Britain with several pieces of work in The National Portrait Gallery collection, London. Eamonn McCabe's website can be found here.

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Bill Jackson has won many national and international awards and is the first on record to have received 3 awards from the RPS International Print Award. He has shown in major galleries and museums worldwide. Bill Jackson's website can be found here.

Stephen Wolfenden is well known for his three books on the Southwold shopkeepers but has been a professional photographer for over 45 years with a wide experience in theatre, industrial and architectural photography. He is currently working on a book covering 50 years of personal black and white photography which will be published later this year. Steve Wolfenden's website can be found here.

Photoeast Group

Peter Everard Smithhas been shooting the world of music and performing arts for over 40 years and many of his iconic photographs are in the collection of the National Portrait Gallery London and in many publications and album covers. Peter Everard Smith's website can be found here.

Eileen Haring Woods is a participatory artist, curator and producer whose interests and collaborative work focuses on contemporary social and cultural issues, from the local to the international. Eileen Haring Woods' website can be found here.

This inaugural PhotoEast Festival 2016 show at the Halesworth Gallery has been curated by Bill Jackson.

Installation Day 27th April

Pictures against the wall Installation Installation Installation Installation Installation Installation Installation

Images from the very busy preview party on Friday evening, 29th April.

View of the show Inspecting the images Tony Casement and Bill Jackson View of the show View of the show View of the show View of the show Steve, Peter, Eileen, Bill and Eamon Eamon Mcabe Eamon and Bill Laurence Edwards and Gerald Nason Eamon Mcabe makes a speech Looking at the images View of the show

Images from the exhibition

Bill Jackson 01

Bill Jackson

Bill Jackson and Eileen Haring Wood

Bill Jackson's prints and screen image by Eileen Haring Wood

 Eileen Haring Wood

Eileen Haring Wood

Wolfenden 01 Wolfenden 02

Steve Wolfenden

Everard Smith Everard Smith

Peter Everard Smith

Eamon McCabe

Eamonn McCabe

EADT Newspaper imageGreat coverage of the show and the Photoeast Festival in the East Anglian Daily Times on Saturday.

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