Nicola and Donny Osmond, 1973
RPF17 Reclaiming Our Cultural Landscapes is pleased to invite John Myers to participate in our travelling exhibition at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery 6 – 21 May 2017 and Wolverhampton Art Gallery 23 May – 7 June 2017.
John Myers’ portraits, boring photographs, televisions, houses and sub stations collectively known as Middle England were taken in the small town of Stourbridge between 1972 and 1979.
John Myers (1944) photographs of Televisions, Substations and urban photographs along with portraits from the 1970s have featured in solo exhibitions at the Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, 2011/12, the Gallery of Photography, Dublin, 2014 and the University of Hertfordshire, 2016/17.
His photographs of industry that date from the 1980s are to be exhibited at Foto/Industria in Bologna in October/November, 2017.
His publications include John Myers Middle England (2011) and The World is not Beautiful (2017).
Image copyright John Myers
Don’t miss the 2017 Festival which runs from 6 May to 7 June 2017, across the West Midlands at www.reclaimphotographyfestival.org.