Dolly Brown⎪Photographer

September 23, 2021 Makeshift Company Season 3 Episode 8
Dolly Brown⎪Photographer
Show Notes

Dolly Brown is a photographer who specialises in documenting art and artists. She may be best known as her Instagram alterego: @londonlivingdoll. She's worked with The Royal Ballet, Barbican, Tate Modern, Trisha Brown Dance Company, BalletBoyz, Mark Morris Dance Group among many others and has exhibited in the London galleries such as Mother, Plinth, London Institute of Photography and Galerie Norbert Arns in Cologne.

We spoke about one of her favourite shots of all time, why she likes to work on the periphery of her subjects and how Instagram subverted existing power dynamics within the photography industry. 

The 3 Questions...

Is there a piece of art that changed everything or you?
James Joyce - Ulysses
Virginia Woolf - Mrs Dalloway

Is there a piece of art or artist that you don't necessarily like, but you think has value?

Tell us about an artist that we may not know about but who we should check out.
Gregory Spears, composer
Jan Svobada, photographer