Tom Hunter Artist Talk

We are very pleased to announce that past Photofusion exhibitor, Tom Hunter, will be coming back to give a talk to members about his internationally acclaimed photographic career.


Tuesday 3 June, 19:00
This event is free & exclusive to Photofusion Members. Click here for more information on Membership including the full list of Members’ Benefits.

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020 7738 5774


Since graduating from the London College of Printing in 1994, Tom has gone on to be an award winning artist, exhibiting nationally and internationally in major solo and group shows, most recently, Seduced by Art, National Gallery, UK and A Palace for Us, Serpentine Gallery, UK. The body of work made during his BA university studies, ‘The Ghetto’, is now on permanent display at the Museum of London, and in 1996 Hunter was awarded the Photography Prize by Fuji Film for his series ‘Travellers’, made whilst studying for his MA at the Royal College of Art .

Tom Hunter

© Tom Hunter, ‘Woman Reading a Possession Order’, 2008

In 1998 ‘Woman Reading a Possession Order’ from his series ‘Persons Unknown’, won the John Kobal Photographic Portrait Award at the National Portrait Gallery. And in 2006 Hunter became the only artist to have a solo photography show at the National Gallery for his series ‘Living in Hell and Other Stories’, which talked about Hackney and its relationship to its local paper.

During his career Hunter has published four books; The Way Home (Hatje Cantz, 2012), Tom Hunter: Living in Hell and Other Stories (National Gallery London, 2005), Tom Hunter (DA2 Domus Artium, 2004), Tom Hunter (Hatje Cantz, 2003), which won the John Kobal photographic book award in 2004 and Factory Built Homes (Holly Street Public Arts Trust 1998).

Tom Hunter has work in many collections around the world including; MOMA, New York, The V&A, London, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Smithsonian, Washington and the Los Angles County Museum of Art. He is currently Professor of Photography Research at LCC.

www.tomhunter.org