2014 – January News


A few updates from the Photobook world…

The Photobook Club Girona is launching on Saturday 18th January, 18:00 at the Centre Civic Sant Narcis in Girona, Spain. You can show your support and find out more information by heading over to the Facebook page found here. The PBC Girona is run by Pere Saguer and Carles Palacio. There are now 11 PBC’s in Spain alone!

Belfast Exposed who run the Photobook Club Belfast are having a series of events devoted to the photobook between the 4th and 14th of February. You can find out more by heading to the site here. Looks like a good lineup, do shout if you are in town as I will be there with students on the 6th and in Dublin on 4th, 5th and 7th Feb.

Bonus – the events are all free to attend!

Image – Doug Spowart

The Photobook Club’s Box of Books is in Toowoomba, Australia right now!

THE DATE: Between 1 – 3pm, January 27 – The AUSTRALIA DAY Holiday

THE VENUE: The Cobb+Co Museum, 27 Lindsay Street, Toowoomba.

After this the box will head to Auckland NZ before beginning it’s journey to Vancouver, CA!

UPDATE – Event now live here

– Matt


Two New Photobook Club Launches: Belfast and Galicia

A busy week – having just shared the Photobook Club San Sebastian’s inaugural invite, here we have two more first sessions from Belfast and Galicia…


The event to be held in Belfast will take place at the fantastic Belfast Exposed Gallery in their book section. The event will take place on World Book Day – Thursday the 7th of March at 6pm. If you are interested in attending, pop Laura McMorrow an email.


The newly formed Photobook Club Galicia will hold their first session next Saturday 9th March at 5pm. Anyone interested in attending this event should email prior to the date. You can find out more about the club by visiting their Facebook page here.

PBC Galicia

The ‘Box of Books’ in Dublin and a Meetup in Canberra

Just a very brief post. Have been in Ireland over the last few days and very privileged to be invited to talk at the Gallery of Photography, Dublin to a 50 strong book club in attendance. It was also an opportunity to bring over the box of books and to take them to the pub to continue discussions.

More images soon but for now…

The Box of Books hit the pub!

In other news, the Photobook Club Canberra, run by Sean Davey will host a meetup this Saturday at PhotoAcces. See here for all the juicy details, or below:

PhotoAccess will host a second Photobook Club Meet-Up on Saturday 9 February from 10am to 1pm.

The meet-up is free and a light morning tea will be served (by donation).

If you are interested in coming along to the meet-up, please bring along one or two of your favourite photobooks to introduce and share with the group.

Please RSVP to

For more information go to PhotoAccess on Facebook


The Photobook Club Dublin

The Gallery of Photography, Ireland is hosting their first Photobook Club event tomorrow night in Dublin. You can find all you need to know on the flyer below including details on the guest speaker, Patrick Hogan.

Photobook Club, Ireland