The Visual Art Group Autumn Weekend will be in Birmingham. The format of the weekend will be changed this time allowing for visits and photography during the mornings and two lectures in the afternoon/early evening. Our speakers are Anne Sutcliffe FRPS, Clive Haynes FRPS and Martin Addison FRPS on Saturday afternoon and Ian Beesley Hon FRPS and John Widdows FRPS on Sunday afternoon.
The cost of the weekend is £199 per person sharing a double or twin room and £259 for single accommodation. Both prices include dinner, bed and full English breakfast and all the talks. Local members are welcome to join us without accommodation at £15 per day plus cost of dinner extra if taken. Full payment to be received by David Wood ARPS by 6th September and the booking form is available as a PDF file attached.
Image by Ian Beesley FRPS
Ian Beesley Hon FRPS is artist in residence for Bradford Institute for Health Research. His work is held in the collections of the National Media Museum Bradford, The Imperial War Museum London and The Smithsonian Museum Washington USA. He was awarded an Honorary Fellowship of the Royal Photographic Society in 2012.
‘Photographers are so undervalued, if Beesley played the keyboard or a guitar he’d be a huge star.’ Francis Hodgson. The Financial Times
‘One of Yorkshire’s greatest and hardest working artists’ Martin Wainwright, The Guardian