Joseph Beuys was born in 1921, in Krefeld, Germany. During his school years in Kleve, Beuys was exposed to the work of Achilles Moortgat, whose studio he often visited, and was inspired by the sculptures of Wilhelm Lehmbruck. (more…)
Caitlin Chescoe is a British portrait and documentary photographer based in London. Her photography is centred around community where she is most interested in exploring and sharing the stories of everyday individuals, celebrating the ordinary. The narrative of Chescoe’s work is often formed through the connection to her heritage, mixing her own work with archival imagery to develop a number of long and short term projects.
Chescoe holds a BA (Hons) degree in Photography from The Arts University Bournemouth and is a winner of Portrait of Britain 2021. Her work has been exhibited throughout the UK including The Brighton Photo Fringe Festival. She is also part of The Pleasure Garden Magazine team.