Martin Parr: Three Kinds of Summer

The Ocean Dome, Miyazaki, Japan,  1996

Martin Parr looks at summer with a critical eye, taking the holiday photos that don’t make it into family albums. He captures the inelegantly slipped bikini, the back fat, bald mens sunburnt pates, the congregating rubbish – the unphotogenic other half to more conventional tropes of white sand, sunsets and honed bodies. This weekend, the artist takes to the stage at Port Eliot Festival,…

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