What's On

  • 29 September-28 October
    Damage Hair Salon
  • Photographers at Phoenix — Studio Tours

    Karen Barratt, Natasha Bidgood, Emma Critchley, Denise Felkin, Tom Heatley, Fergus Heron, Bernard G Mills, Wendy Pye

    13-13 October
    BPF18 Collectives' & Youth Hub
  • OPEN18 SOLO Shortlist Showcase

    20 Alia Ali, Angeniet Berkers, Thom Bridge, Holly Birtles, Luke Brown, Lisa Carletta, Victoria Fornieles, Emily Graham, Reinis Lismanis, Jonathan Liu, Tom Heatley, Paulina Otylie Surys, Joe Pettet­-Smith, Tom Pope, Amelia Shepherd, Stephanie Taiber, Andreea Teleaga, Feiyi Wen, Christiane Zschommler, Qian Zhao.

    29 September-27 October
    BPF18 Outdoor Hub

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    • Support us

      Help raise match funding for BPF20. You can donate here.

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      Patrons have the opportunity to enjoy a close relationship with the team at Brighton Photo Fringe, as well as meeting our impressive array of photographers and curators.

      Patronage packages start from just £20 annually. Find out how to join here.

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    • Volunteers

      BPF is a registered charity and a volunteer-led organisation without ongoing core funding. We operate through collective and partnership working and the hugely generous gifts of time that all kinds of people offer to us.

      There are many opportunities to get involved through volunteering across the festival and its exciting programme of exhibitions, talks, workshops, screenings, tours and more.

      If you would like to volunteer with us please email

      Find out more here

    • About us

      Brighton Photo Fringe is a volunteer-led, collaborative platform providing essential professional development opportunities and peer-support for emerging lens- based artists.

      Committed to equality and diversity, BPF’s year-round programme fosters ambition, innovation and self-reliance in artists; nurtures confidence and creativity in participants; and inspires audiences with extraordinary images in unexpected places.

      Every two years in October Brighton Photo Fringe organises a free city-wide open-access fringe festival of new photography.
      Read more about us here

    • Contact

      Festival Manager: Kate O'Neill


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