CHRIS KILLIP 2014
Tate Britain has acquired a body of work from Chris Killip, and a selection of this work, together with some vintage work on loan from private collections, will be exhibited in the Acquisitions Gallery, April 21 - September 28, 2014.
Skinningrove, a 15 minute film by Michael Almereyda, of Chris Killip talking about his unpublished photographs of Skinningrove: a small fishing village in the Northeast of England, won the "Short Documentary" prize at Sundance 2013. It went on to be shown at 14 other festivals in Europe and the USA.
The J. Paul Getty Museum announced in October that it has acquired the complete set of vintage prints from Killip's landmark book In Flagrante.
Chris Killip will give a lecture about his work at the Getty Museum on Sunday October 19 at 4:30pm.
Isle of Man:
In June 2013, The Manx Museum acquired 250 of Killip's photographs of the Isle of Man from 1970 - 1973 for its permanent collection. The museum plans to exhibit a selection of this work in 2016.
All Images © Chris Killip, 1970-2013.