Stuart Whipps

Stuart Whipps is revisiting Longbridge after making an extensive series of photographs of the MG Rover Factory between 2004 and 2007. He also photographed the new MG factory in Nanjing, China and was the recipient of the Observer Hodge award for this work.  Since then Whipps has continued to work as an artist, predominantly using photography and video, on a range of diverse projects. Recent projects have examined a surrealist concrete sculpture garden in Mexico, The British Artist John Latham’s archive and the history and Legacy of Birmingham Central Library. He is currently making a feature length film on the legacy of Post-War British New Towns.