Paul Railton is a documentary photographer based in Manchester, whose work responds to the pauses in between the states of both space and place, yet deals with the stillness that endures from the interaction between nature and human life. A graduate of Manchester School of Art. Paul’s work has been published in The Irish Times, The Sunday Times and The Irish Examiner and has been exhibited in the UK, France and China. 

Group Exhibitions

2018 - Pingyao International Photography Festival (PIP), China

2018 - Voies Off Festival, Gallerie Au Passage Des Reves, Arles, France

2018 - Route, Holden Gallery, Manchester

2018 - The Light of Day, Plant Noma, Manchester

2017 - BRISTOL ARTISTS BOOK EVENT, Arnolfini, Bristol

2017 - Process Exhibtion, Art Work, Salford

2017 - Bound Artist Book Fair, The Whitworth, Manchester

2017 - Make/ Shift, Plant Noma, Manchester

2017 - was it the tired salmon: An Exhibition of Photobooks, Vertical Gallery, Manchester

Curatorial Projects

2019 - Co-Curator - this must be: the place, Grosvenor Gallery, Manchester

2018 - Co-Curator - Route, Voies Off Festival, Quai de la Roquette, Arles, France

2016 - Curator - From front page to front line, 1830 Gallery, Halifax


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