Jeddah Photography & Exhibition Workshop led by Richard Wilding
Organised by The Barakat Trust
15th – 29th November 2017
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
A unique photography and exhibition workshop in Jeddah led by internationally acclaimed photographer Richard Wilding.
This six session workshop includes day and night photography sessions in Al Balad, the vibrant heart of old Jeddah. Participants are led through the process of selecting and editing their photographs, and the procedures for organising, printing and presenting an exhibition.
Richard Wilding is a London based photographer working internationally with museums, charities and governments. He specialises in the documentation of archaeology, costume and cultural identity in the Middle East. He is a trustee of the Mansoojat Foundation, a charity formed to preserve and document the traditional costumes and heritage of Saudi Arabia.
Richard Wilding’s photography has been exhibited in Erbil and Sulaymaniyah in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London, University of Exeter, UK and the Houses of Parliament, London. He has also organised and designed exhibitions and publications in Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Italy, Spain, Belgium and the UK.