Date: Thursday 28 February 2019 to Thursday 21 March 2019
Location: Oriel, Senedd
Description: An exhibition of student work from the Foundation Degree in Photography at Coleg Gwent, Crosskeys. The students were asked to produce an archive of local documentary photography that sits in place alongside ‘The Valleys Archive’. The students were allowed to choose from a variety of themes (industrial wasteland, regeneration, people, a local society, an overview of a town, empty space) in relation to documenting the South Wales area. The imagery that emerged was both eye opening and visually dynamic. The resulting photographs focuses on man-made and natural elements within the students local area, observes rural, human, urban and industrial elements, as well as documenting society and change.
Open to the public: Yes