Photo London, Theatre of the Real

I will be doing an ‘In Conversation’ with Susanna Brown, Curator of Photography from the V&A, at this year’s Photo London, where we’ll be discussing my latest work, Merrie Albion.
Thursday 17 May 2018
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
“For over a decade, Simon Roberts has photographed events and places across Britain that have drawn people together in public, reflecting on the nature of our shared histories and communal experiences. Join Simon Roberts to explore identity and community, and the complex relationship between history, place and culture, often photographing places of leisure. Whilst creating a view of contemporary society, Roberts critically conflates the traditional genre of landscape with social documentary, layering notions of national identity and character within moments of time and to particular places.”