Media Space

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Media Space is a 642 m2 exhibition space developed by the National Media Museum, Bradford, and the Science Museum, London, at the Science Museum's Exhibition Road, London, premises. It opened to the public on 21 September 2013.[1][2]

The space comprises an extensive gallery surrounded by cultural spaces for display and participation, for mixing across the arts, sciences and creative industries. It also intended to be a showcase for the National Media Museum collections in photography, as well as cinematography and broadcast technology, and an arena where audiences will engage with how new technologies have impacted on today’s creative industries. It is intended for adult audiences.

Exhibitions

  • 2013/2014: Only in England: Photographs by Tony Ray-Jones and Martin Parr. Photographs by Tony Ray-Jones and Martin Parr.[3][4] With material from the National Media Museum's Ray-Jones archive curated by Martin Parr and Greg Hobson.
  • 2015/2016: Julia Margaret Cameron: Influence and Intimacy. Photographs by Julia Margaret Cameron.[5]
  • 2015/2016: Gathered Leaves: Photographs by Alec Soth. Photographs and books by Alec Soth.[6][7] Curated by Kate Bush.

References

  1. Pritchard, Michael (12 April 2012). "Media Space - the first view of the space - British photographic history". Britishphotohistory.ning.com. Retrieved 2 January 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Pritchard, Michael (7 February 2013). "First Report: Media Space to open 21 September 2013 - British photographic history". Britishphotohistory.ning.com. Retrieved 2 January 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Only in England: Photographs by Tony Ray-Jones and Martin Parr". National Media Museum. Retrieved 9 March 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. "Only in England: Photographs by Tony Ray-Jones and Martin Parr". Science Museum, London. 21 September 2013. Retrieved 11 November 2013.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. "Julia Margaret Cameron: Influence and Intimacy". Media Space. Retrieved 8 October 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  6. "Gathered Leaves: Photographs by Alec Soth". Media Space. Retrieved 8 October 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  7. O'Hagan, Sean (7 October 2015). "Alec Soth: America's most immaculate, intriguing photographer". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 8 October 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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