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East End Women Photographers

February 24, 2020
by the gentle author

Contributing Photographer Sarah Ainslie has curated an exhibition of fellow female photographers who have photographed the East End, WE STAND TOGETHER, Women’s photographs of women 1970-2020. The show runs at the Brady Centre, Hanbury St, E1 5HU, from Monday 2nd until Saturday 28th March. All are welcome at the private view on Tuesday 3rd March from 6pm.

Marketa Luskacova – Street musicians

Marketa Luskacova – Three girls

Patricia Niven – Portrait of Jagir Kaur

Patricia Niven – Jagir Kaur in her Princelet St kitchen

Chris Kelly – Manda Helal at her Cable St allotment

Chris Kelly – Anwara Begum at her Cable St allotment

Rachel Ferriman – Portrait of Lucy Yates

Rachel Ferriman – Portrait of Alison Light

Moyra Peralta – Portrait of Peggy

Moyra Peralta – Portrait of Mary reading the Big Issue

Sarah Ainslie – Portrait of Emily Shepherd in her wardrobe

Sarah Ainslie – Portrait of Ruhela in her wardrobe

Tamara Rabea Still – Portrait of Leigh Mayo in Ridley Rd Market

Tamara Rabea Stoll – Portrair of Angelique in Ridley Rd Market

Lucinda Douglas Menzies – Portrait of Val Wilmer

Lucinda Douglas Menzies – Portrait of Lutfun Rahman at Spitalfields City Farm

Jenny Lewis – Portrait of Sonia with Florenca


Jenny Lewis – Portrait of Xanthe with Louie

Julie Cook – Portrait of Stacey Clare

Julie Cook – Portrait of Kitty Velour

Hussina Raja – Portraits of Mehreen Ahmed, Mohona Qadar & Riamaz-Saich

Hussina Raja – Portraits of Akuc Bol & Bel Odawa

Paula Roush – Blackchapel Flaneuse

Paula Roush – Blackchapel Flaneuses

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East End Women at Work

In Praise of Older Women

East End Women Protest

East End Women in Colour

4 Responses leave one →
  1. February 24, 2020

    Wonderful portraits. A must see exhibition at the Brady Centre!

  2. February 24, 2020

    Lovely Pictures. Thank You!!????????

  3. Jill Wilson permalink
    February 24, 2020

    Great photos – and I like the way they have been paired together. Presumably the same will happen at the exhibition? Looking forward to seeing it…

  4. kate woodhead permalink
    February 24, 2020

    What a wonderful start to the week – strong beautiful women. Thank you.

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