Gerard Exupery has been writing articles for 35mmc for a little over 6 months now. They are some of the least conventional articles that I publish, but almost universally seem to be appreciated by readers. He’s now in the process of putting together his second self-published book which his is looking to crowdfund soon. In the run up to that – and in a bid to help to him promote it – rather than just let him ramble on in the way he usually does, I thought it might be interesting to ask him a few questions about his background, his work, and why he does what he does. The following is a slightly edited transcription of an email conversation we had to that effect:
We have only recently become aware of the Kickstarter but it still has a week or so left, there’s still time to back!
Renowned photographer Brian Griffin has launched a Kickstarter to publish his autobiography ‘Black Country Dada’, a journey of “What it was like to survive and make one’s way as a photographer in Britain back then” (the 70’s).