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London: BJP Breakthrough Sessions

  • Shop 13 at Old Truman Brewery 91 Brick Lane London, England, E1 6QL United Kingdom (map)

British Journal of Photography are returning to Free Range in 2017 to host a programme of free talks for emerging photographers.

We’ve invited leading curators, publishers, writers and editors to share their industry insights and offer practical advice on making a career in photography, alongside in-conversations with some of the UK’s most exciting emerging photographic talents.

The talks will take place at British Journal of Photography’s dedicated pop-up space at the Free Range Graduate Shows from Friday 23rd June – Monday 3rd July 2017.

Events are free to attend, but spaces are limited so please book to avoid disappointment.


Friday 23 June: Working in the editorial market

12pm - Max Ferguson
Photographic Director, PORT Magazine

1pm - Andrea Kurland
Editor-in-chief, Huck

2pm - Hayley Louisa Brown
Founder & Editor-in-Chief, BRICK

3pm - Francesca Allen in conversation with Maisie Skidmore (AnOther)


Monday 26 June: Breaking into the art world

12pm - Marisa Bellani
Founder & Director, Roman Road

1pm - Elizabeth Breiner
Editor & Co-Founder, nineteensixtyeight

2pm - Vivienne Gamble
Director, Seen Fifteen

3pm - Antony Cairns in conversation with Diane Smyth (BJP)


Friday 30 June: Publishing your photo-book

12pm - Jenny Lewis

1pm - Ben Freeman
Creative Director, Ditto Press

2pm - Sian Davey in conversation with Hannah Watson (Trolley Books)

3pm - John Maclean in conversation with Simon Bainbridge (BJP)


Monday 3 July: Working on commercial projects and selling your images

12pm - Dominic Bell
Webber Represents

1pm - Gem Fletcher
Photographic Art Director

2pm - Hamish Crooks
Global Licensing Director, Magnum Photos

3pm - Jaki Jo Hannan
Senior Creative Producer, ‎AMV BBDO