Daniel Meadows: Now and Then

Exhibition details

Black-and-white photograph of three children and a pigeon

Daniel Meadows: Now and Then

  4 October - 24 November 2019 

 Admission free

Daniel Meadows: Now and Then

Daniel Meadows: Now and Then celebrates the work of one of Britain’s foremost photographers who worked from the 1970s onward, authentically capturing British life. The show presents pairs of portraits taken in the 1970s and again in the 1990s, alongside short films explaining how the pictures came about and what happened next.

The exhibition also marks the recent and important gift of Daniel Meadows’ photographic archive to the Bodleian Libraries.


Blackwell Hall, Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BG

 Wheelchair access

The Weston Library is wheelchair accessible.


Admission free.

 Opening times

Monday to Friday - 9am-5pm
Saturday - 9am-4.30pm
Sunday - 11am-5pm

'The Bern Schwartz Family Foundation' under signature of Bern Schwartz

The Bodleian Libraries are grateful to The Bern Schwartz Family Foundation for its support of the exhibition and accompanying publication.

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