Author: Gareth

Worshippers

I have been looking at images from photography tutor Jose Navarro’s latest project: Worshippers. The photographs are taken at the Bristol Climbing Wall which is located in a former church. Jose describes the activity of climbing indoors as ‘a sport…

Slow education?

Higher Education is facing tough times. Universities have been told to expect cuts in funding and this will impact on partner colleges. One of the suggested responses from Peter Mandelson is shorter degrees, with students graduating after two years rather…

Thinking about landscape

One of my recent tasks at the OCA has been thinking about the photography curriculum, particularly at level two. Level one lays the foundations for studying at degree level and level three is highly flexible, as it it is negotiated…

Photography Workshops

Photography Workshops in partnership with City and Islington College The OCA is pleased to announce that City and Islington College are running three photography workshops in London later this year which have been designed to complement OCA photography courses. The…