The Stephen Bulger Gallery has announced the launch of Sunil Gupta’s book, Queer, and an exhibition of Catherine Lash and Stephen Bulger’s private collection of wedding photographs in honour of the 10th anniversary of The Wedding Co.
On September 15, from 5 to 8 pm, the gallery will host a reception for the book launch of Sunil Gupta’s Queer, with the photographer in attendance. This work explores narratives of contemporary gay life in India and elsewhere, addresses issues of gender and sexuality, and documents Gupta’s own experiences of living with HIV.
From September 18 to 20, the gallery will exhibit The Wedding Collection, in celebration of The Wedding Co.’s 10th anniversary. This exhibition will feature a selection of wedding photographs from Catherine Lash and Stephen Bulger’s collection of approximately 250 photographs spanning the last 140 years. These photographs were created using a variety of early photographic processes and printing methods, and visually document the history of wedding traditions and rituals. The opening reception will be on September 18, from 3 to 6 pm, and will feature The Tintype Studio.