This month two exhibitions of Mat Collishaw's work are opening in the West Midlands. Tomorrow, 'In Camera' presented by GRAIN and the Library of Birmingham opens at the Gallery, Library of Birmingham. This new work consists of an installation created around a series of 12 crime scene negatives made for Birmingham City Police Force during the 1930s and 1940s, Collishaw discovered whilst exploring the Library’s internationally renowned photography collections.
The exhibition is presented in parallel with a major survey of Collishaw’s work being shown at The New Art Gallery Walsall which opens next week. The public preview takes place from 6-8pm, Thursday 24 September 2015.