Somerset House, London
9th- 12th of September
For Photo London 2021, Sid Motion Gallery will exhibit a solo booth of ambitious new work from the Constructed Landscapes series by Dafna Talmor.
Talmor’s practice encompasses photography, spatial interventions, curation and collaborations.
Talmor’s photographs are included in public collections such as the Victoria and Albert Museum, Deutsche Bank and Hiscox as well as in private collections internationally.
In late 2020 the first monograph of her work – Constructed Landscapes – was published by Fw:Books, which will be on display at the fair.
Dafna Talmor will speak in conversation with Beate Gütschow and Art Historian Olga Smith as part of the Photo London 2021 Talks Programme on Sunday 12th September at 6.30pm. Register for the Talk here.
To coincide with Photo London 2021, Sid Motion Gallery is honoured to released a new film about the artist Dafna Talmor. The film offers an insight to Talmor’s photographic process and the making of her Constructed Landscapes series.
Director – Andy King
DOP – Sam Finney
1st AC – Ioanna Trikerioti Chatzii
Editor – Kevin Corry
Edit Producer – Dan Breheny
Colourist – Eva Pomposo
Composer – Nathan Coen
Shot on location at Studio 10, Victor House, SPACE Studios, London, July 2021.
Dafna Talmor is an artist and lecturer based in London whose practice encompasses photography, spatial interventions, curation and collaborations. Her work is included in public collections such as the Victoria and Albert Museum and Deutsche Bank and publications such as Look at This If You Love Great Photography, Post-Photography: The Artist with a Camera, Architectural Review, Elephant, FT Weekend Magazine, American Suburb X, c4 journal, 1000 Words, Camera Austria, ArtReview, IMA and BJP. Her first monograph, Constructed Landscapes, published by Fw:Books was released in October 2020, longlisted for the Kraszna-Krausz Photography Book Award 2021. Recent solo shows include Straight Lines are a Human Invention (Sid Motion Gallery, 2019), Constructed Landscapes (TOBE Gallery, 2018) & (Photofusion, 2017) and group exhibitions Her Ground: Women Photographing Landscape (Flowers East, 2019) …on making (Gdansk National Museum, 2019), Moving the Image: Photography and its Actions (Camberwell Space, 2019). Her work will be included in the upcoming Known and Strange group exhibition at the V&A Museum in November 2021. Shortlisted for the BNL BNP Paribas Group Award (2019), the MACK First Book Award and Unseen Dummy Award (2018), Talmor was the recipient of a Breathing SPACE Bursary (2016) and several Arts Council England Grants for the Arts Awards. Talmor is represented by Sid Motion Gallery in London and TOBE Gallery in Budapest.
This ambitious presentation at Photo London is made possible by the generous support of A. Bliss
A.Bliss are mounting and framing specialists with over 50 years experience in the industry. We strive to retain and upgrade our knowledge base at every opportunity through collaboration, training and the projects we work on. The main workshop in Clerkenwell, Central London is open to our clients, where we consult on projects using extensive product samples and our artwork collection on display.