1975 – 2012
14 FEB – 1 JUN 2014
‘ONE OF THE LEADING
OF HIS GENERATION.’
‘LIKE A FEATURE-LENGTH,
FILM IN ONE PERFECTLY
1975 – 2012
It’s Nice That
14 FEBRUARY – 1 JUNE
This career-spanning exhibition by American photographer
Philip-Lorca diCorcia is the first time that his photographs
from the 1970s to the present day have been shown together
in the UK.
Discover New York’s street photography artists, take part in
a range of photography workshops, and develop your creative
writing inspired by the Philip-Lorca diCorcia exhibition.
Thurs 20 March, 7pm
A discussion around street
photography and the work of
Tony Ray-Jones – in partnership
with National Media Museum.
Advanced booking essential
Tickets: 01924 247360
Members get 25% discount.
CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP:
JUST ONE OF MANY FICTIONS
Sun 9 March, 10.30am – 4pm
Join writer Becky Cherriman to develop
creative writing inspired by Philip-Lorca
diCorcia’s photographs. £10
EVERYBODY STREET (2013),
DIRECTED BY CHERYL DUNN
Thurs 20 March, 7pm
This acclaimed documentary
illuminates the lives and work of
New York’s iconic street photographers
and the incomparable city that has
inspired them. FREE
PHOTOGRAPHY DAY SCHOOL*
Sun 23 March, 10.30am – 4pm
Work with a professional photographer
to develop different ways of
photographing the exhibitions and
surrounding landscape. Limited cameras
and tripods are available to borrow. £20
Thurs 15 May, 6.30 – 9pm
Bring your own digital camera and
experiment with ways of capturing
images in spring evening light. £10
Sat 17 & Sun 18 May, 10.30am – 4pm
Create your own studio-style
photographs experimenting with
lighting and staging. £40
Weds 28 May, 6.30 – 9pm
Take to the streets of Wakefield with
your smartphone or tablet, editing
and sharing your images on the spot
using app technology. £10
*Suitable for beginner and intermediate
photographers **Suitable for intermediate
and advanced photographers
Advanced booking essential, members receive 25% discount
Bookings: 01924 247360 or [email protected]
WE WANT TO KNOW
WHAT YOU THINK!
Write a review of the Philip-Lorca
diCorcia exhibition, along with a
1 – 5 start rating, and we’ll publish
it on our website.
Please submit reviews to
using the subject line
‘Philip-Lorca diCorcia Review’.
Reviews should be no more
than 150 words; content may
be edited before being
published on the website.
Only reviews submitted with full
name and contact details will
be considered for publication.
The Hepworth Wakefield
Gallery Walk, Wakefield,
West Yorkshire, WF1 5AW
This exhibition is organised by Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt in
collaboration with The Hepworth Wakefield. With kind support from
Sprüth Magers Berlin London and David Zwirner, New York/London.
The Hepworth Wakefield is a registered charity, no 1138117.
Cover: Philip-Lorca diCorcia. Chris, 28 years old, Los Angeles, California, $30, 1990 – 92.
Inner: Philip-Lorca diCorcia. Eddie Anderson, 21 Years old, Houston, Texas, $20, 1990 – 1992.
Courtesy the artist, Sprüth Magers Berlin London and David Zwirner, New York/London.
on Instagram and upload your
best photo on the theme of
‘the street’ to be in with a chance
of winning books about
Philip-Lorca diCorcia and
Martin Parr. All entries must be
An overall winner will be selected from
the three photographs with the most ‘likes’.
Closing date Sun 10 May 2014.
for more information.