Life through a lens

PUBLISHED: 11:33 11 June 2008 | UPDATED: 08:56 25 May 2010

THE Royal West of England Academy in Bristol is hosting an open photography exhibition. For the first time in its 150-year history, photographs will dominate the space for the

THE Royal West of England Academy in Bristol is hosting an open photography exhibition.For the first time in its 150-year history, photographs will dominate the space for the Through The Lens exhibition.More than 300 items selected from open submission of over 2,500 images will be displayed alongside a group of works by five invited artists.The pieces on display at the Queen's Road venue will be wide-ranging, some controversial and provocative and others more traditionally beautiful and serene.The exhibition will open from Sunday until July 20. For more details visit www.rwa.org.uk

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