Partyka, Justin

Justin Partyka - Photo Johan Goeteyn

Justin Partyka (b. Norfolk, UK, 1972)

Showed ‘East Anglians’ exhibition at SCVA Autumn 2009.

Justin Partyka is a photographer and writer. His work explores the importance of place, and the intimate roles that tradition and landscape play in shaping culture and identity.  Partyka is currently working on three long term book and exhibition projects: The East Anglians, The Carnivalesque of Cádiz, and Saskatchewan.

Partyka's photographs have been exhibited at Tate Britain, the Jerwood Space, Belfast Exposed, and the Norfolk Rural Life Museum, amongst others.  Publications include the Guardian Review, Guardian Weekend magazine, Source magazine, the British Journal of Photography, Granta, the Drawbridge, and Burn magazine.  In 2005 Partyka received a visual arts award from Arts Council England.