PhotoBath Salgado Exhibition Success

PhotoBath is delighted to report the unanimously positive feedback from the exhibition of 8 platinum prints of the work by Sebastiao Salgado created by Max Caffell at 31 Studio.


Here are the the standout achievements

  • £2,500 raised in crowd-funding
  • 1,500+ visitors
  • Sell-out Bath Film Festival showing of  “Salt of the Earth”
  • £500 voluntary donations
  •  60+ attendees to Max Caffell’s presentation on the platinum process
  • Developed strong partnerships for future collaborations


“The best attended exhibition we ever had at BRLSI”  – Bath Royal Literary  & Scientific Institution

“Wonderful to see Salgado’s work beautifully presented in Bath”  – Dave Saunders, Bath

“A professional show – terrific!”  – Richard Cook

“Congratulations PhotoBath on putting this show on. Moving & timely”  – Anna Gillespie

“Humbling. Wonderful. Thank You”  – Duncan Share, Frome

Just a few of the 100s of positive comments from the guest book.

31 Studio

In a well-attended upstairs conference room during the private view, Max Caffell spoke for over an hour about the history, process and application of the platinum process as well as his working relationship with some of the foremost photographers working today.

A video of Max’s presentation is currently in the pipeline.

Looking ahead

The success of this show as well as the 44AD Storylines members show, we are now looking ahead to 2017. Initial plans are in place for the next group show in September whilst the next major photographer show at BRLSI is scheduled for March 2018.

More details will be forthcoming.