Edward Siddons

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Culture

photographing life on the margins in l.a.’s housing projects

Recently nominated for the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, Dana Lixenberg discusses her photo-epic 'Imperial Courts,' a 20-year-long documentation of a South Central public housing.
Edward Siddons
1.13.17
feminism

how feminism is flourishing against the odds in iran

From interrogation for Instagramming to arrests for activism, the Iranian women’s rights movement is under threat.
Edward Siddons
8.25.16
Culture

photographing the egyptian revolution

With Egypt’s young people facing brutal state repression, we speak to photographer Laura El-Tantawy about her images of the 2011 revolution.
Edward Siddons
8.22.16
Culture

photographer tobias zielony captures agency, not disempowerment

With the refugee crisis unresolved and overlooked, we spoke to the acclaimed German photographer Tobias Zielony about his most political work to date.
Edward Siddons
8.4.16
Culture

black lives matter takes to the streets of london

After the shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, London Black Revolutionaries brought thousands to Brixton in support of Black Lives Matter.
Edward Siddons
7.11.16
Culture

in london, protestors demand access to hiv prevention drug prep

We have the tools to prevent HIV transmissions, but the NHS is withholding the drugs. These protestors are leading the fight back.
Edward Siddons
7.8.16
Culture

thousands stand together against brexit

In a show of unity with the European project, thousands of demonstrators gathered to protest against Brexit, rising xenophobia, and the chaos that faces UK politics.
Edward Siddons
6.29.16
Culture

meet the french muslim street artist fighting for coexistence

As a divided France recovers from the shockwaves of terrorism, Combo the Culture Kidnapper is calling for communities to come together.
Edward Siddons
5.30.16
Culture

the magazine queering the middle east

Khalid Abdel-Hadi, founder of the Middle East's leading LGBT magazine 'My.Kali,' is carving a new space for queer culture in the Arabic world.
Edward Siddons
5.25.16
Culture

meet the queer performance troupe blending shakespeare and sex

Naked Boys Reading is revitalizing classic literature and dissecting male body image through naked performance.
Edward Siddons
4.28.16
Culture

the women who changed photography forever

Discovering the hidden histories of the women who created the images we adore.
Edward Siddons
3.11.16
Culture

what’s happening to internet art?

With new landmark exhibitions on digital art and data at Whitechapel Gallery and Somerset House in London, what’s changing with digital art as it moves from the web to the gallery?
Edward Siddons
2.23.16