Focus will be on photographer Dan at Hartlepool event

Dan Holdsworth has had his work exhibited at the Barbican.
Dan Holdsworth has had his work exhibited at the Barbican.

A prominent British photographer is coming to Hartlepool to give a presentation on his career.

Dan Holdsworth has seen his large-scale photographs and digital art featured at the Saatchi Collection and Barbican Art Gallery.

Later this month, he will be a guest speaker at a free event at Cleveland College of Art & Design (CCAD) in Hartlepool.

His talk takes place on Wednesday, January 27 and he will give an open lecture on his career and photographic style, including use of traditional techniques and long exposure times.

He will also share his knowledge and techniques with photography degree students in a series of workshops before his lecture at 7pm.

The event runs from 6pm until 8pm in the Art Café at the college in Church Square.

Guests can enjoy a buffet with free refreshments, as well as a chance to network before the presentation.

Dan has exhibited internationally at solo shows in Germany, Austria, Japan and Sweden.

There’s a limited number of spaces for the Hartlepool talk, and people are being urged to book as soon as possible at