NEWS

March 2018

Group show 'Flux' at 'Free Project Space' with Liz Orton, Debbie Harman and Jessie Edwards Thomas. Link here

 

November 2016

SOLO Exhibition of work from the series I AM THE DOOR

A small exhibition at TIN CAFE in Dalston. Opens 1st December 6.30-9.30pm at 1 Middleton Road, come down on the opening night for a little drink and a little look.

March 2016

LCC Alumni exhibition at Geddes Gallery in Kings Cross

Another show with the LCC alumni group, this time with staff and current students too.  The work is made about this site-specific exhibiion in this charming and unique space. Have a look here at the work and the installation shots - 26caledonianroad.tumblr.com

January 2016

I am giving away books

Email me to ask for a copy of 'Dark Matters' a limited edition fold out book

September 2015

New teaching post at University of Hertfordshire

Very happy to be working on the Photography pathway of the MA at University of Hertfordshire

October 2014

LCC Alumni exhibition at Oxford House in Bethnal Green

I am part of an exciting group exhibtion based around experimental approaches to installation in photography.  Have a look at the blog dedicated to this exciting show, photographyasinstallation.tumblr.com

 

August 2014

Some recent work in Terrace Garden show

Come along to the Terrace Garden show at Frederick Terrace, E8 4EW Saturday 9th August 3-6pm.  I have work in the garden and I am running the hotdog stand too! Facebook Link here.

 

​​​February 2013

​Ribbon Machine to deliver workshop

The art collective Ribbon Machine will be running a workshop 'Picture Your Pictures' at The Pumphouse Gallery in Battersea, come along and join in!

January 2013​

Selected for 'Photobook Show' exhibition

'Dark Matters' Volume 1, has been included in the 2013 Photobookshow, details and links to follow soon!​

December 2012

'Dark Matters' self published artist's book have a look here if you like it you can ask me for a free copy

November 2012

'New Forms' the second exhibition by the art collective Ribbon Machine

The artist collective RIBBON MACHINE will stage their second exhibition at Doomed Gallery in Dalston.  More work from the ‘Dark Matters’ series will be in the show.   The show is part of the East London 2012 Photomonth season.

September 2012

Artist's Talk

Come up to Leytonstone to The Stone Space to hear a talk from me and other Ribbon Machine artists on the last day of the show, Sunday 14th October 2-3pm, free.

September 2012

'Test' an exhibition by the art collective Ribbon Machine

A selection of images from a new body of work 'Dark Matters' will be shown in a group show with the art collective Ribbon Machine​ www.ribbonmachine.com

October 2011

Interview in British Journal of Photography
'The Tricky Art of Diane Bielik' an interview with Diane Smythe for​ BJP-Online at The Old Hungarian Club

October 2011
Exhibition reviews

​'Makeshift Monuments' reviewed in the Telegraph and Argos, The Yorkshire Post and British Journal of Photography.

October 2011
Artist's Talk and Portfolio Reviews
I will be doing portfolio reviews with Anne McNeill at Impressions Gallery on Saturday 15th October and an artist's Talk and Tour at The Old Hungarian Club in Bradford at 2pm on Sunday 16th October.

October 2011
Ways of Looking: A New Photography Festival in Bradford
'Makeshift Monuments' will be installed into the closed Hungarian Club in Bradford and shown as part of Ways of Looking festival.  The photographs will be incorporated onto the walls and the viewers will need to move through the rooms of the disused social club to see the exhibition.
An
Impressions Gallery off-site project

Click here to see a video about the show

May 2011
Source magazine feature
A selection of images from 'Makeshift Monuments' will be featured in the Spring issue of
Source magazine.

January 2011
Selected for MA Star feature on Axis
'Makeshift Monuments' was selected from the final MA show and reviewed by Cherry Smyth for Axis, it is on their website as part of the 'MA Star' feature. 
Click here to go to Axis

December 2010
Final MA Exhibition
A selection of works from 'Makeshift Monuments' will be exhibited at LCC as part of the final MA Photography show.