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

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

Harry Papadopoulos ‘The Edit: Volume 2’

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

From: 28 Aug 2020

Beacon Arts Centre
Custom House Quay
PA15 1HJ

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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

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