Room to Grow: A Participatory Visual Archive
Looking at the stories and history of both allotments and allotment holders, members of the public were invited to contribute to an online archive throughout 2020 and 2021 lockdowns with photographs and stories. From sneaky foxes to vibrant redcurrants, this archive aims to highlight and pay tribute to the creativity of both photography and growing.
Read more about Room to Grow here.
About Bristol Photo Festival
Bristol Photo Festival is a new and innovative festival, commissioning and producing exhibitions biannually across the city, alongside an ongoing programme of talks, events, workshops and training through a partnership model of collaboration. The festival provides platforms for national, international, student and emerging photographers, and an extensive outreach and engagement programme with schools, community groups, third level educational institutions, charities and libraries.
Bristol Photo Festival is a Community Interest Company sustained by financial support from grants, partnerships and donations. This support is vital to enable us to continue our work from year to year providing free exhibitions across the city of Bristol, undertaking new commissions, providing platforms for local and international artists and providing education and engagement opportunities in photography for everyone.
Read more about Bristol Photo Festival here.
18th June – 18th July 2021
In the productive gardens, near the picnic area/The Glade (aka the fairy garden)
How to book
No need! Just turn up to the farm as usual.
Featured image by Colin Pantall.