Meet our Partners & Ambassadors
Launched in 2010, NOWNESS, is a global creative lifestyle video platform. In 2017, pioneering independent Chinese publishing company Modern Media invested in NOWNESS to launch China platform and partnered with Dazed Media to create a new progressive venture Modern Dazed to harness a unique audience in China and the West. Spanning across the globe, NOWNESS has been covering 30 country domains and 10 languages. NOWNESS represents a media for future with global media vision and influence, developing local culture adopted creative content.
Guardian News & Media (GNM) publishes theguardian.com, one of the world’s leading English-language newspaper websites. Traffic from outside of the UK now represents around two-thirds of the Guardian’s total digital audience. In the UK, GNM publishes the Guardian newspaper six days a week, first published in 1821, and the world’s oldest Sunday newspaper, The Observer. The Guardian is renowned for its agenda-setting journalism including, most recently, the Paradise and Panama Papers investigations as well as the Pulitzer Prize and Emmy-winning NSA revelations.
VICE delivers hours of original video and editorial everyday, covering the news, culture and entertainment that defines the world we live in. We make stories young people remember, offers stories you can’t get elsewhere and provides a different perspective. VICE operates in 38 countries and is growing its global scale and reach. VICE is the voice of a generation, the first truly global multi-platform youth media company.
The international Lens Magazine takes a single concept each month and allows its contributors to delve into any ideas and emotions evoked from this theme, leading to a varied selection of photographs and stories behind them. With full distribution in both print and digital media, the magazine features the most known photographers in the world alongside emerging photographers from all around the globe. The official website also echoes the concept explored in each issued, with regular article contributions offering amazing advice on a range of photography techniques.
Art Market Magazine is known for its quality publication, bringing the readers a deeper focus on auctions, art fairs and exhibitions from all over the world, article and exclusive interviews with emerging and most known artists in the world today, including Jeff Koons, Cindy Sherman, Yayoi Kusama, Antony Micallef, Banksy, Andrew Salgado and many more. The honorable Art Market Magazine’s GOLD LIST of Top Contemporary Artists of Today, gets full distribution in both print and digital media and exposure to over 50,000 readers around the world by Barnes & Noble’s Book Stores in the US and Canada, Steimatzky Bookstores in Tel Aviv, Israel, and at international art fairs.
Launched in 2018, Photography Is Art is the world’s only English-Chinese print photography magazine. Headquartered in the heart of Asia, the monthly publication reaffirms the importance of print media by bringing together stories from professionals and emerging talents in the photography industry. Through collaborating with its extensive creative network worldwide, the title champions creativity and innovation in photography by all possible means.
Facing Change: Documenting DETROIT is creating a documentary record of Detroit by Detroit-area photographers through education, discussion, and multimedia production, engaging local and global communities. The program hosts an educational Fellowship; monthly public events; and showcases Fellows’ work via public art, exhibitions, and publications. The program’s goal is to recast the narrative of Detroit communities, and share that narrative across the world. It is a program of Facing Change: Documenting America , which was formed by 10 renowned photographers in 2009 to chronicle an era of great change across the country.
Art on a Postcard work with the world’s leading artists to raise money for The Hepatitis C Trust. In 2014 Art on a Postcard was only ever intended to be a one off Secret Postcard Auction, but it went so well it’s spawned a small industry. We are now several auctions down the line and have a sister event, Photography on a Postcard which is the official charity of Photo London. We also produce a line of limited edition prints as well as boxsets of each year’s favourite postcards. Artists who have taken part include Damien Hirst, Grayson Perry CBE, RA, Marina Abramovic, Harland Miller and Cicely Brown. Photographers who have taken part include Martin Parr, Wolfgang Tillmans and Es Devlin.
Sina Weibo’s official photography channel, an authoritative photography brand based on photography and photo interest sharing. We discover, foster, and develop professional platforms for outstanding photographers, photography lovers, and photography agencies. Adhering to the spirit of promotion and development of photography, we make progress together with photography institutions and photographers. We have close relationships with nearly 10,000 photographers and enthusiasts, the official Weibo has nearly 30 million fans.
Hoxton Mini Press are an award-winning independent publisher making collectable photobooks out of East London. Their goal is to create books that draw on the best traditions of the photobook whilst also being affordable and accessible to a wide audience. Until recently their books have been about East London but they are now branching out to new topics and territories. Last year they won ‘Best Newcomer’ at the prestigious UK independent publishers guild and they continue to receive large volumes of press that belies their small size.
Israeli Art Market Online Gallery, Founded in 2013, is the most known gallery coming from Israel with the largest collection of contemporary art & Judaica for sale, offering a fantastic selection of artwork and photography, including contemporary, original, and traditional Judaica art, lithographs, sculptures, fine art photography and quality art prints. The gallery features group exhibitions with phenomenal prices for all featured pieces, not to mention FREE worldwide shipping on every order! All artworks are shipped to the collectors directly from the artist’s studio.
Shutter Hub is a photography organisation providing opportunities, support and networking for creative photographers worldwide. We provide the chance for photographers to professionally promote their work, access high quality opportunities and make new connections within the photographic community, through our website, in-person meet ups and exhibitions.
The new Arts and Culture Newspaper – Alt A Review: London through a unique cultural lens. Bespoke London-focused Arts and Culture news online and in print. The go-to going out guide that champions entertainment that champions diversity and inclusion. Well researched journalism, informative content, discerning taste! We bring you only the best entertainment in London and beyond. Buy the latest copy of our arts newspaper Alt A Review. #AltAReview
Photomonth celebrates photography in galleries and venues across East London. The Festival aims to demonstrate the diversity of contemporary photography and reach the widest possible audience. Founded in 2001 Photomonth East London has become one of the largest and most inclusive festivals in the UK.
VISION liberates fashion, art, culture and design, it unearths the existing and rediscovers the ordinary with a sharp perspective. VISION does not merely produce a magazine. VISION does not conform to the conventional model of mass media. Instead, it highlights the exploration, discovery, support, and incubation of new cultures, as well as a diversified, well-conceived chain of contents and products development.
VisionNow Media is a London-based culture & creative agency, specialising in media, marketing, events and e-commerce. From social digital campaigns to exhibition production and online retail solution, it helps western brands to enter, develop and maximise their Chinese market. The company has been working on a number of international projects, within but not limited to the areas of culture, photography, theatre, design and visual art. Clients and partners include names like British Museum, British Airways, Letters Live and Magnum Photos.