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A photography exhibition in the East End of London celebrates the work of Amy Gwatkin, Anna Leader, Annie Collinge and Bella Fenning
Written by Sally Mumby-Croft
On the first cold Wednesday of November, my brisk walk up Kingsland Road was rewarded by 'Small Things' a collective exhibition of photography at 67a Dalston Lane. The works on display are an exquisite foray (two of the four participants Annie Collinge and Amy Gwatkin contributed to Amelia's Magazine whilst in print) into the possibilities of photography. Here the four participants, Annie Collinge, Anna Leader, Bella Fenning and Amy Gwatkin discuss their involvement in the exhibition and introduce a few of the threads running through their work.
Annie Collinge's tightly composed portraits documents the faces of four girls dressed as their favourite comic book heroines.
For the Small Things Exhibition, why did you decide to sidestep the girls costumes at the Comic Con convention?
There were a lot of people taking photographs there, so I wanted to take a different approach. I actually just… read more