Silent Exchange: the Landscape Photography of Charlie Waite

Free exhibtion

To 20 September 2014

Dorset, Win Green Hill, England, by Charlie Waite. Varied agricultural landscape beneath stormy skies, with a sunlit middle distance

Silent Exchange: the Landscape Photography of Charlie Waite

Silent Exchange is an exhibition of award-winning photography by one of the world’s most celebrated landscape photographers, Charlie Waite. Bringing together his most important landscapes to date as well as new works, Silent Exchange showcases Waite’s personal response to beauty, in an exhibition of over 50 images which spans a lifetime at the forefront of landscape photography. Waite’s photographs aim to encourage an emotional response from the viewer based on the silent exchange between viewer and landscape.

Opening hours: Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 11pm.
Closed Sunday 14 September.

Charlie Waite has had a number of highly acclaimed one-man shows throughout his career including the Goldstrom Gallery on Broadway, New York in 2001, Hope at the OXO Gallery, London in 2002 and Earthscapes at The Centre for Photographic Art in Carmel, California in 1999.

View the exhibition in the company of Charlie Waite on a special tour, details here

He has published 28 books on photography and held over 30 solo exhibitions across Europe, the USA, Japan and Australia.

Charlie Waite is the recipient of numerous awards including the prestigious Honorary Fellowship to the British Institute of Professional Photographers as well as Amateur Photography’s Power of Photography Award and is frequently invited all over the world to give lectures on landscape photography. Waite started the annual Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards, which he set up to encourage the British to use their camera to engage more closely with their environments whether urban or rural and in 2013, he also launched Landscape Photographer of the Year in the USA.

  • War Horse
  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
  • Behind the Beautiful Forevers. Collage of a boy on a rubbish heap with a passenger jet flying overhead
  • Treasure Island poster image
  • Dara. Photography by Seamus Ryan
  • The Hard Problem
  • Man and Superman poster, with Ralph Fiennes. Photography by Juergen Teller
  • Rules for Living. Instruction image for combining people and objects
  • Parades banner for Light Shining in Buckinghamshire
  • Everyman - a figure in a bleak space with cartoon finger pointing down at his head
  • Beyond Caring. Curtains against a wall
  • The Beaux' Stratagem - Portrait of an 18th century woman, collaged and retouched
  • The Red Lion. Blurred figure holding a football in a doorway, lit from behind
  • London Road film poster. Cast members leaning and looking through an interior window
  • The Motherf**cker with the Hat. Illustration of a head with a hat but no face
  • We Want You to Watch. Female head with wide open mouth and wide open mouths for eyes
  • An Oak Tree. Instructional diagram of one male figure raising and lowering another with their hand, as if by magic
  • Brainstorm. Teenage boy with blue exploding head
  • - a grinning cartoon cat