“Oh, we do like to be beside the seaside!”
nation’s love of the seaside will be celebrated in the National Maritime Museum’s special exhibition for 2018, which will showcase beach photography by some of Britain’s best photographers. The Great British Seaside: photography from the 1960s to the present will run from March to September, and will feature more than 100 works by photographers including: Martin Parr, Tony Ray-jones, David Hurn and Simon Roberts.
The exhibition will explore our changing relationship with the seaside over the last six decades and will hold up a critical and affectionate mirror to a much-loved and quintessentially British experience, captured by photographers who share a mutual love of the coast. The Great British Seaside will include images from the archival collections of each of the photographers, news film as well as some never before seen images. For further details: www.rmg.co.uk .