Photography Down The Line with Alex Boyd (recorded: 4 June 2020)
Ben Harman, Director of Stills: Centre for Photography in Edinburgh, speaks to Alex Boyd.
Alex Boyd is a photographer, writer and curator whose work largely focused on studies of landscape and trauma. He is author of the Saltire Award shortlisted St Kilda - The Silent Islands and The Isle of Rust, a collaboration with writer and critic Jonathan Meades. He is currently undertaking a practice-based PhD in photography. His work is held in several national collections including the Scottish National Galleries, V&A, and The Royal Scottish Academy. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Winston Churchill Memorial Trust and the National Library of Scotland. In 2021 he will release two new books - The Point of the Deliverance and The Land of Maybe, a 3-year study of the Faroe Islands.