Max Kandhola: oral history interview for the British Library 'Oral history of British photography'

Kandhola, M. ORCID: 0000-0002-1511-3281, 2016. Max Kandhola: oral history interview for the British Library 'Oral history of British photography'. [Digital or Visual Media]

Item Type: Digital or Visual Media
Creators: Kandhola, M.
Publisher: British Library
Date: September 2016
Abstract: Life story interview with photographer Max Kandhola (1 of 4)
Description: The British Library holds oral history collections covering a cross-section of those involved in visual arts. They cover artists, sculptors, craftspeople, theatre designers, photographers, and fashion designers. Hear the life stories of British artists in their own words. Artists' Lives is a major National Life Stories project run in conjunction with the Tate Archive and with support from The Henry Moore Foundation and The Rootstein Hopkins Foundation. The aim of the project is to record a series of life story interviews with British artists and sculptors. Oral History of British Photography is an ongoing project charting the development of photography in Britain. Interviews include Magnum members Ian Berry, Stuart Franklin, David Hurn, Martin Parr and George Rodger, photojournalists like Philip Jones Griffiths and Tom Stoddart, curators like Mark Haworth Booth, Zelda Cheatle and David A. Bailey, all the directors of The Photographers Gallery, collectors like Helmut Gernsheim and Eric Franck, picture editors like Bryn Campbell and David King and fashion photographers like Nick Knight and John Swannell. Interviewees include rock photographer Jill Furmanovsky, arctic photographer Martin Hartley, the ‘godfather’ of Black British photography Vanley Burke, community photographers like Judy Harrison and Wendy Ewald as well as Helen Chadwick, Wolfgang Tillmans, Max Kandhola, Anna Fox, Nick Waplington. Sam Taylor-Wood, Simon Norfolk, Gavin Turk and Paul Graham. Over 100 interviews from An Oral History of British Photography are available online.
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Divisions: Schools > School of Art and Design
Record created by: Jonathan Gallacher
Date Added: 07 Mar 2019 11:34
Last Modified: 07 Sep 2021 11:08

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