Thu 12 May 2016

#Shopen2016: The Shutter Hub OPEN 2016 – Exhibition and Events Programme

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The Shutter Hub OPEN 2016: An opportunity to take part in a conversation about photography – includes an exhibition of photography, portfolio review, a meet-up, talks and workshops in wonderful and intimate venues across Cambridge. Come and join in!


Exhibitions & Opening Times

24 June 2016 - 24 July 2016


Gwydir St, Cambridge, CB1 2LJ 

Private View: 22 June 2016, 7PM to 9.30PM*

Mon, Tue, Wed, Sat – 7.15AM to 6PM
Thurs, Fri – 7.15AM to 10.30PM
Sun – 8AM to 8PM


12 Regent Street, Cambridge, CB2 1DB

Private View: 23 June 2016, 7PM to 9.30PM*

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat - 9AM - 3 AM
Sun - 9AM - 11PM


253 Chesterton Rd, Cambridge CB4 1BG

Private View: 24 June 2016, 6PM to 8PM*

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat – 8AM – 6PM
Sun – 9AM – 5PM

* Free entry to all Private Views, please RSVP to [email protected]





01 July

MEET UP - Shutter Hub Meet-Up, Stuff Swap and Ideas Share! (Stir) – 3PM to 6PM (Free entry)

Meet-Up, Stuff Swap and Ideas Share - raise a topic, join in with discussion, or just hang out and absorb information!

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05 July

TALK – Kate O’Neill & Jackie King  (Novi) 7PM to 9.30PM (suggested donation £5)

Talks by Kate O’Neill (Metro Imaging) and Jackie King (Lifestyle Photography) - with a huge breadth of experience between them, our speakers will offer up their insights and share their knowledge to help you make your own way in the industry

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11 July

TALK – Justin Carey (Hot Numbers) 7PM to 9.30PM (suggested donation £5)

Justin Carey, founder of London’s night photography group ‘Everything Interesting Happens at Night’ takes us on a journey into the world of night photography

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12 July

TALK –  PhotoVoice (Hot Numbers) 7PM to 9.30PM (suggested donation £5)

Photography charity PhotoVoice on their work in delivering tailor-made participatory photography, digital storytelling and self-advocacy projects for socially excluded groups

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13 July

TALK – Mariah Wilde (Hot Numbers) 7PM to 9.30PM (suggested donation £5)

'The (he)Art of Darkness' - How to Make Money From Your Art by Being Your Most Authentic Self,  with Mariah Wilde, Programme Manager at Creative United

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21 July

TALK/WORKSHOP – Sara Tasker (Novi) 3PM to 5PM (£10 entry / £7 full Shutter Hub members)

iPhoneography, it's impact on the photographic community and how to make it work for you, with Instagram star Sara Tasker (‘Me & Orla’)

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22  July

PHOTOGRAPHY PORTFOLIO REVIEW (Novi) 11AM to 4PM (£35 non-members/£25 for full Shutter Hub members per 30 minute one-to-one session)

A chance to sit down and discuss your photography portfolio with experts and industry leaders in a one-to-one format and get a fresh perspective on your photography. Reviewers to include Zelda Cheatle (Independent Curator and Consultant in Photography), Dan Gaba (Photo Editor at the Wall Street Journal), Bindi Vora (The Photographers’ Gallery), Kate O’Neill (Metro Imaging/The Old Girls’ Club/The Precursor Project), Kerstin Hacker (Award Winning Photojournalist and educator) and Karen Harvey (Founder and Creative Development Director at Shutter Hub).

More info   Book your place


Please contact us at [email protected] with any enquiries. Hope to see you there!




Main Sponsor – Metro Imaging

Supported by – Anglia Ruskin University, PhotoVoice, Novi, Hot Numbers Coffee, Stir, Cambridge School of Art, Art at the Alison Richard Building




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