Harry Papadopoulos, 'Aztec Camera', photograph
Harry Papadopoulos, 'Aztec Camera', photograph

Papa-razzi: Harry Papadopoulos’ Music Memories at Beacon Arts Centre

Exhibition News

Title:
Harry Papadopoulos ‘The Edit: Volume 2’

Dates:
28 Aug 2020 –

Times:
Thu 10am - 3pm, Fri 10am - 5pm, Sat 10am - 3pm

Venue:
Beacon Arts Centre
Custom House Quay
Greenock
Inverclyde
PA15 1HJ

As a staff photographer with Sounds magazine during the early 1980’s, Harry Papadopoulos worked with several emerging Scots bands, and over a five year period, by capturing the wider post-punk scene, he documented an era when Scottish music was felt across the UK and beyond; bands such as Aztec Camera, Orange Juice, The Bluebells, The Associates, Altered Images, Josef K and Strawberry Switchblade were all the subject of his camera’s gaze.

Image: Harry Papadopoulos – Aztec Camera