The Westphoto Podcast

The Westphoto Podcast
The Westphoto Podcast’s aim is to highlight a sense of community between the University of Westminster and industry professionals. It is hosted by the Westphoto interns Luke Hurlock, Anna-Sophia John and Livia Smith who interview professionals working in the visual arts, discussing their career and relationship with photography. To get in touch email: [email protected]

- EPISODE 14: Interview with Susan Aldworth
Jul 10 • 25 min
This episode was recorded and edited by Ludovica Colacino. Ludovica is a Westminster alumni and current MA Writing student at the Royal college of Art. The episode features Susan Aldworth. Susan is a visual artist living and working in London. She is an…
- EPISODE 13: Interview with Mishka Henner
May 2 • 26 min
This episode features to Mishka Henner. Exhibited at MoMA New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Turner Contemporary, Margate, Hasselblad Foundation, Goterborg, and Örebro konsthall amongst others. Mishka talks on aerial imagery, working with tin tin books…
- EPISODE 12: Interview with Bego Antón
Apr 5 • 13 min
This episode features Spanish photographer Bego Anton. Bego was in Paris to sign copies of her book; The Earth Is Only A Little Dust Under Our Feet published by Overlapse in 2018. The project immerses itself within the legends of mythical beings in…
- EPISODE 11: Interview with Max Pinckers
Mar 20 • 18 min
This episode features Brussels based artist Max Pinckers. A researcher and lecturer at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent, Pinckers has created many publications and recently won the 2018 Leica Oskar Burnack Award. Max talks on his approach to photo…
- EPISODE 10: Interview with Tiffany Jones
Mar 6 • 16 min
This episode features Tiffany Jones, Founder and Director of Overlapse, an independant publisher based in London. Tiffany answers questions on producing books, the way Overlapse oversees its projects and Lewis Bush’s Publication Metropole. The episode was…
- EPISODE 9: Interview with Dafna Talmor
Feb 20 • 34 min
This episode features photographic artist Dafna Talmor. Her chosen topic was an exhibition by Masahisa Fukase - Private Scenes. She also explains her constructed landscapes projects and talks on how she got started in photography. Apologies for the…
- EPISODE 8: Interview with Michelle Henning
Feb 6 • 26 min
The Westphoto Podcast is back from a hiatus… This week we have author, artist and educator Michelle Henning. Michelle talks on what she has been finding in the Ilford archive, a recent exhibition she has enjoyed and outlines what she does in her own…
– EPISODE 7: Interview with Fresh From Poland
Jun 6, 2018 • 27 min
In this weeks episode we had the opportunity to have a chat with the girls from Fresh From Poland. Fresh From Poland is an art platform created in 2014 dedicated to promoting new Polish photography worldwide. The organisation supports the work of both…
– EPISODE 6: Interview with Sebastian Nevols
Mar 22, 2018 • 36 min
In this weeks episode we had the opportunity to have a chat with Sebastian Nevols. Seb is a commercial photographer that spent many years as a full time first assistant to both Nadav Kander and Tim Flach. Seb works for clients such as Arthritis UK, […]
– EPISODE 5: Interview with Carlotta Cardana
Mar 22, 2018 • 27 min
In this weeks episode of the WESTPHOTO podcast, Liv and Anna take on the beast of the east and venture out into snowy London to meet with the photographer Carlotta Cardana. Whilst Carlotta often shoots editorial commissions, her personal work explores…
– EPISODE 4: Interview with Max Barnett
Mar 22, 2018 • 42 min
This week we had the pleasure of picking Max Barnett’s brain. Max is an alumni from the University of Westminster’s Photographic Arts course, a photographer and the founder, editor-in-chief and creative director of PYLOT magazine. This weeks episode…
– EPISODE 3: Interview with Jim Stephenson
Mar 22, 2018 • 31 min
For episode three of the WESTPHOTO podcast, Liv and Anna speak to the architectural photographer and founder of ‘Miniclick Talks’, Jim Stephenson. Jim began his career as an architectural technologist, taking photographs to support his practice. After…
– EPISODE 2: Interview with Zelda Cheatle
Mar 22, 2018 • 33 min
For our first interview recording, we were lucky enough to chat with Zelda Cheatle. As an expert in photography, Zelda has had a multi-facetted career working as a curator, editor, lecturer, and consultant. After several years taking photographs, Zelda…
The Westphoto Podcast: An Introduction with Anna-Sophia John and Livia Smith
Mar 20, 2018 • 5 min
The WESTPHOTO Podcast is hosted by the WESTPHOTO interns Anna-Sophia John and Livia Smith who interview professionals working in the visual arts, discussing their career and relationship with photography. The aim is to highlight a sense of community…