Simon Roberts talk at London Art Fair with Photoworks

Don’t miss our patron, Simon Roberts, talking about his photographic project Desert Island Pics with Photoworks at the London Art Fair on Saturday 24 January 2015, 11am.

New Photoworks Fundraising Ltd Edition by Simon Roberts Road Trip, Altai Mountains, Russia 2005 © Simon Roberts

Award-winning British photographer Simon Roberts is best known for his expansive large-format photographs and an approach to creating wide-ranging surveys of our time, communicating on social, economic and political issues with projects such as Pierdom (2010-13), The Election Project (2010), We English (2007-8) and Motherland (2004-5).

Desert Island Pics is an ongoing series of Photoworks talks, loosely based on the format of Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs. Previous castaways including Martin Parr, Alison Jackson and Jeremy Deller.

During the talk at the London Art Fair, Simon will reveal his choice of eight photographs and discuss how they reflect his life and career with our regular Desert Island Pics host Stephen Bull.

Tickets are needed for entry to London Art Fair 2015 – these can be purchased at a discounted rate online in advance, or for full price at the door. For more information visit: www.londonartfair.co.uk/