1 October – 1 November, 2015
|Gavin Turk: by Ansell Cizic ©|
Photographer Ansell Cizic first came to the East End as a fashion advertising photographer in the 1980s, based in Curtain Road at a time when SCP was the sole local purveyor of aspirational design artifacts. The Bricklayers Arms, The City Beverage Company and a tiny paper/tobacconist shop on the corner of Curtain Road/Old Street were suppliers of his staples.
Times have changed.
A resident of Hackney Wick now for over ten years, he has had an anthropologist's eye on the evolving communities and their sub divisions; watching them grow and flourish (given the right conditions) only to be consumed within a relatively short space of time by the latest
|Andrew Salgado: by Ansell Cizic ©|
|Lizzie Peers: by Ansell Cizic ©|
He is hopeful that he has avoided a ‘theme’ whilst making these images, and yet, as each image has a unique taste, there is inevitably an aesthetic flavour and humour that is particular to Ansell Cizic.
|Paul Sakoilsky: by Ansell Cizic ©|
|Ariane Prin: by Ansell Cizic ©|
|Alan Coulson: by Ansell Cizic ©|
The Wick and Beyond: Artists and Artisans of the East End
By Ansell Cizic
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