Photography Down The Line with Wendy McMurdo (recorded: 11 June 2020)
Ben Harman, Director of Stills: Centre for Photography in Edinburgh, speaks to Wendy McMurdo.
Wendy McMurdo is an award-winning photographer who is interested in exploring the ways in which technology influences early learning. She exploits the artistic possibilities offered by scientific progress in her work and raises questions about the effect new virtual technologies have on human beings. Recent exhibitions have included; Between Realities at Färgfabriken, Stockholm Sweden (2018), Indeterminate Objects (classrooms) commissioned for the Media Wall, Photographers Gallery, London (2017). In 2018, she was named as named as one of the Hundred Heroines, an award created by the Royal Photographic Society to showcase the best of global contemporary female photographic practice. She is based in Edinburgh and is a Senior Lecturer (MA Photography) in the Institute of Photography at Falmouth University.