I will be exhibiting around 8 portraits as part of the You You mentoring charity exhibition this Wednesday
2-8 January at the prestigious Strand Gallery, London.
Private View / Press Night
Wednesday 4th January, 6-8pm
To attend please RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org
CLOSE-UP: Discovering Hidden Talent
Open to the public from 2nd-8th January, 2012
The Strand Gallery, 32 John Adam Street
London WC2 6BP
Tues-Saturday 11am -7pm
Wed – 11-5pm
YOUYOU ANNOUNCE CLOSE-UP PHOTO EXHIBITION
Celebrity portraits by ten young photographers
(5 December 2011), YOUYOU Mentoring announced a new exhibition called CLOSE-UP: Discovering Hidden Talent, showcasing portraits of musicians, artists, politicians, food culinary and TV personalities that will go on public display from 2-8 January at the prestigious Strand Gallery, London.
The 40 images on show is by ten young photographers who have been mentored by award-winning photographers Shamil Tanna, Andy Fallon, Richard Bailey and Scarlet Page.
Among the celebs featured are Louis Theroux, Glenda Jackson, Miquita Oliver, Brix Smith-Start, Jamiroquai, The Feeling, Snow Patrol, Gavin Turk, Fergus Henderson, Bompas & Parr. A series of portraits of YOUYOU’s mentors are also featured in the show.
Louis Theroux a supporter of the mentoring scheme had a series of behind the scenes portraits taken at MsMarmitelover, Underground Restaurant. Louis said: “YOUYOU’s photography protégées are charming and clearly bursting with talent”.