Contra-Invention: the photography of Britain’s Traffic Wardens

O'Connell, Micheal (2013) Contra-Invention: the photography of Britain’s Traffic Wardens. In: Visual Urbanism: Perceptions of the Material Landscape, 23 Oct 2013, London, UK.

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Presentation and talk describing Contra-Invention, a project and exhibition which utilised photographs appropriated from municipal council car parking contravention systems. This took place at a one day conference, 'Visual Urbanism: Perceptions of the Material Landscape', held at the British Library in London, which was in turn part of Urban Photo Fest.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Other)
Additional Information: Contra-Invention was selected for Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie d'Arles, 2011, nominated for the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, 2012, and was part of From Here On, Arts Santa Mónica, Barcelona in 2013. The catalogue was included in Martin Parr's Best Books, 2010.
Keywords: Conceptual photography, photography, Fine art
Schools and Departments: School of Media, Film and Music > Media and Film
Subjects: T Technology > TR Photography > TR0624 Applied photography Including artistic, commercial, medical photography, photocopying processes
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Depositing User: Micheal O'Connell
Date Deposited: 23 Jun 2017 14:35
Last Modified: 23 Jun 2017 14:35
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