Mervyn Arthur

Publications exhibition catalogue

October 2017



Catalogue What is Photographic Research ?

Published on the occasion of the exhibition 'UAL Photographic Research', 29 November – 16 December 2016, Camberwell Space Projects,

Edited by Anne Williams and Duncan Wooldridge

Camberwell Press





Slipshod / Screen Test

with accompanying essay 'Calibrations of a Reality' by Matt Packer,

Winter 2015


Essay Matt Packer



Philosophy of Photography (4),

Intellect Journals,

Camera Interiors with accompanying essay by Andrew Fisher,




Scope exhibition catalogue,

Camberwell Press, 2011




Philosophy of Photography (2),

Intellect Journals, cover image, 2010




EASTinternational Exhibition catalogue,

with accompanying essay by Andrew Fisher,



Essay Andrew Fisher




SOURCE (52),

Camera Interiors, 2007



Concerning memory..

Exhibition Catalogue, Camberwell Press, 2000



British Journal of Photography (6835),




New Contemporaries Exhibition Catalogue, 1986


Selected Group Shows



Ten prints from Slipshod and Screen Test series exhibited at Festival,

Ambika P3

26 October – 5 November 2017



UAL Photographic Research

Camberwell Space Projects,

29 November – 16 December 2016



SOLAS Photography Prize 2015

Gallery of Photography Ireland,

1 December – 10 January 2016


Third Prize




Scope: New Photographic Practices

Visual Art Centre Gallery, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China,






Norwich School of Art and Design, 2009




Camberwell Space, Camberwell College of Arts, 2008



Camberwell Artists

Morley Gallery, 2006



The Islington Digital Exhibition

Islington Museum, 2003




Concerning memory..

Peter Scott Gallery, University of Lancaster, 2001



Paintings and Photographs

Gallery 44, Aldeburgh 1998





Whitelys, 1996



Selected Artists

Zwemmers Bookshop, 1994




East Anglian Open

Norwich, 1991



A Change of Focus

Darlington, 1987



New Contemporaries

ICA, 1986



Whitworth Young Contemporaries Manchester, 1985



Teaching / Residencies / Projects


Drawing intervention (Screen Test 9a-d)

on UAL What is Photographic Research Catalogue,

Private View 28th November 2016



Workshop Chance and the Constructed Image

Central Academy of Fine Art (CAFA), Beijing, China, May 2016

(run as part of an exchange programme between Camberwell College of Arts and CAFA)




Curated commemorative exhibition

Isabella Pitisci

Camberwell Space Projects

December 2015




Workshop Redeeming the Everyday

Yarat, Baku, Azerbaijan,




Fine Print Workshop

Falmouth College of Art,




Artist in Residence

Woldingham School,



Born in Cambridge, 1961

Lives and works in Sussex and in London


Senior Lecturer in Photography, Camberwell College of Arts, University of the Arts, London, 1997-


Assistant to photographer Fay Godwin,



MA Photographic Studies, University of Westminster, 1997


BA(Hons) Fine Art,

Trent Polytechnic, Nottingham, 1986


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