Museum of London:

Select Exhibitions

I curated the following exhibitions during my role as Curator of Photographs at the Museum of London

London Nights (2018) Major group exhibition including over 60 photographers/artists from the museum collections and on loan.

Night Visions (2018) Group outdoor exhibition, co-curated with Rosalie Wiesner, bringing together MA Photography students work from Royal College of Art and London College of Communication, submitted and selected via an open call in response to the themes of London Nights.

Magnum Live Lab (2017) Pop-up exhibition at Magnum Photos concluding a fortnight Live Lab Residency there working with Olivia Arthur, Carl de Keyzer & Mark Power

Stomping Grounds: the photography of Dick Scott-Stewart (2016) Exhibition offering the late photographer’s documentary work on subcultures and subjects’ sense of belonging.

Soldiers & Suffragettes: The Photography of Christina Broom (2015) Major exhibition showcasing the life and work of the pioneering photographer

Observing the Crowd: Photographs by Bob Collins (2014) Exhibition of vintage and later prints revealing the photojournalist’s work, drawn from the collection.

London Street Photography (2011) Major exhibition, co-curated with Mike Seaborne, taking a chronological walk through the development of street photography in London


I co-authored and edited the following books while curating their accompanying exhibitions (see above).

London Street Photography 1860-2010,
published 2011, Dewi Lewis/Museum of London. Mike Seaborne, Anna Sparham
Soldiers & Suffragettes: The photography of Christina Broom,
published 2015, Philip Wilson IB Tauris/Museum of London. Dianne Atkinson, Margaret Denny, Hilary Roberts, Anna Sparham
London Nights, published 2018,
Hoxton Mini Press/Museum of London
Inua Ellams, Anna Sparham