Author: Caleb Cuthbert
In plain sight
As four in ten Britons are forced to cut back on food, the pressure of the cost of living continues to rise with Council tax, fuel bills, Covid, Brexit and the war in Ukraine. Each issue is another turn of the corkscrew forcing hard-pressed working people into a decision many of us can’t imagine, choosing…
Retrospective – Listings
Before lockdown I had been working on a project collecting found objects in the form of lists in supermarkets. Many people discard these objects and dont see the value and the hidden meaning a collection of items have about the way people lead their life.
Following the developments surrounding the Corona crisis I thought I would represent the chaos visually. Johnson in hospital and the Cummings and goings of the British Goverment accompanied by obscure popular culture.
The secret garden project
Last year I wanted to shoot some images inspired by Tim walkers work. I liked the outlandish and extravagant shots that create dream like images that have been extracted from someones imagination. https://www.theguardian.com/global/2019/sep/15/tim-walker-fashion-photographer-interview-theres-an-extremity-to-my-interest-in-beauty
During the summer of 2019 I went on a solo trip to the urban metropolis that is Istanbul. A large city that has expanded across the two land masses of Europe and Asia. My intention for this trip was to capture nature in urban space around the city and form connections with the fellow travellers…