Talk: Maxime Matthys (online)

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Talk: Maxime Matthys (online)


This event is part of our Past Programme

Gain deeper insight into the the work of artist Maxime Matthys

To coincide with Maxime MatthysTouchstone display, hear the artist discuss his practice, approach and thoughts on working across photography, performance, videography and installation in this virtual talk.

The conversation will be chaired by writer Orit Gat

Details on how to access the talk will be confirmed upon registration. 

Watch this event from Wed 8 July 2020, 19.00 BST

Talk: Maxime Matthys


Orit Gat is a writer living in London whose work on contemporary art and digital culture has appeared in a variety of magazines including frieze, e-flux journalArtReviewart-agenda and The White Review, where she is a contributing editor. She is currently working on a nonfiction book about football, immigration, a sense of belonging and love, tentatively titled If Anything Happens.

Maxime Matthys is a Belgian photographer born in Bruxelles in 1995 and based in Paris. He integrated the photography school of Toulouse in 2014 and followed a workshop at the EMI-CFD Paris in 2017. His work is mainly focusing on new forms of narrative in documentary photography and taking interest in contemporary issues that are shaping our society.

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