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Impressions Gallery

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Artist Talk with Melanie Friend

Saturday 12 October 2013, 2pm to 3pm.

Hear photographer Melanie Friend talk about The Home Front and join in the question and answer session afterwards


The Home Front is a set of three related photographic series that together explore the civilian experience of war, with a particular focus on public air shows that take place at Royal Air Force bases, and in the skies above seaside resorts.

After the Artist Talk join us for an Artist Reception and Book Launch with Melanie Friend in the gallery from 3.00pm, with a chance to view the exhibition, meet the artist and buy a signed copy of our brand new publication The Home Front, published by Dewi Lewis in association with Impressions Gallery.

Free event, donations welcome. Booking recommended
 for talk.

As well as offering free tickets, we are now accepting donations for our Artist Talks, all donations are welcome and help fund our education programme. You can donate to the gallery while you reserve your ticket via eventbrite and all donors will be entered into a prize draw to win a copy of Melanie Friend's new publication The Home Front. Please note a booking fee will be added to your donation by eventbrite, this is beyond our control.

To book call 01274 737843 or book online via Eventbrite below. If the talk becomes fully booked you are still welcome to attend our Artist Reception and Book Launch from 3pm.

The Home Front
is supported by Spectrum Photographic, Metro Imaging and The University of Sussex.


Avro Lancaster Bomber, Eastbourne, Sussex, 15 August 2009.

Avro Lancaster Bomber, Eastbourne, Sussex, 15 August 2009.