Gasket is about photography that asks questions and tells stories. It’s about photography that is critical.
EXHIBITION

Discussion of photographic exhibitions held at a variety of institutions

Adrift Opening

Adrift Opening

  On Monday evening, Gasket were proud to host an amazing opening event which we hope did justice to the exceptional quality of work produced by the exhibiting artists. Held at Shop 14 in the Old Truman Brewery, the exhibition will run until Sunday 14th October and is part of Urban Photo Fest and Photomonth...
Shaun Levin

Shaun Levin

*UPDATE 09/10/12* Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances the Panel discussion that Shaun was to be a part of has been cancelled We’re very disappointed not to be able to bring you this event and we hope to re-schedule the presentation and discussion for a future date Shaun’s work is very much part of what the Adrift...
Four Questions with Gesche Würfel

Four Questions with Gesche Würfel

In support of our exhibition Adrift, we’re asking our exhibiting artists four questions to help you get to know a bit about them and their work. Gesche Würfel is a German visual artist who currently lives and works in New York City, NY. She received her BSc.+MSc. in Urban Planning from the University of Dortmund, Germany, and her M.A. in Photography and...
Four Questions with Paul Smith

Four Questions with Paul Smith

In support of our exhibition Adrift, we’re asking our exhibiting artists four questions to help you get to know a bit about them and their work. ‘Paul Smith is Course Leader in Photography at Amersham and Wycombe College in Buckinghamshire. He studied for an MA in Photography at Goldsmiths College (MA in Photography and Urban Cultures), a...
Four Questions with Lene Hald

Four Questions with Lene Hald

In support of our exhibition Adrift, we’re asking our exhibiting artists four questions to help you get to know a bit about them and their work. Lene Hald works with visual ethnography and visual communication. Her photographic work explores the meeting between social research and narrative art and adresses issues of fashion, feminism and the phenomenon...
Curation, exhibition and audience

Curation, exhibition and audience

Johannes Rigal questions curation, exhibition and audience and gives some insight into how Adrift was put together.   Question for an Exhibition Our exhibition Adrift will open on 9 October 2012. A photographic group exhibition raises questions that have to be addressed by curatorial theory and put into practice. These questions are diverse and manifold,...
Current Exhibition - ADRIFT

Current Exhibition – ADRIFT

Exhibition Details Adrift – The Unfamiliar Familiar in Modern Society 9th to 14th October, 12pm to 5pm Shop 14, Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 6QL Private view Monday 8th October, 6.30pm RSVP info@gasket-gallery.com A reminder that Shop 14 is part of the large Sunday UpMarket complex and is most easily accessed off Hanbury...
Four Questions with Simon Rowe

Four Questions with Simon Rowe

In support of our exhibition Adrift, we’re asking our exhibiting artists four questions to help you get to know a bit about them and their work. Today we ask four questions of Simon Rowe about his work and practice. You can see read more about Simon here.   What can a photo do that other representations can’t?...
Four Questions with David Kendall

Four Questions with David Kendall

In support of our exhibition Adrift, we’re asking our exhibiting artists four questions to help you get to know a bit about them and their work. David Kendall’s practice explores how spatial, economic and design initiatives, as well as participatory practices, combine to encourage social and spatial interconnections or conflict in cities. Kendall utilises visual archives, mapping, events and...
Where did everybody go?

Where did everybody go?

*UPDATE 09/10/12* Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances the panel discussion has been cancelled We’re very disappointed not to be able to bring you this event and we hope to re-schedule the presentation and discussion for a future date The post will remain below in the event that the discussion is re-scheduled   There is still an...
Four Questions with Laura Braun

Four Questions with Laura Braun

In support of our exhibition Adrift, we’re asking our exhibiting artists four questions to help you get to know a bit about them and their work. Laura Braun is a German born, London based photographer and maker of photographic books. She completed her MA in Photography and Urban Cultures at Goldsmiths College in 2005. Her work...
Four Questions with Manuel Vazquez

Four Questions with Manuel Vazquez

In support of our exhibition Adrift, we’re asking our exhibiting artists four questions to help you get to know a bit about them and their work. Manuel Vazquez’s work up to date has a constant interest in the theatricality of city life and spaces. His work places the spectator as witness of a “spectacle” where images...