John Goto’s digitally-constructed photographs juxtapose classical and ancient iconography and the values of high culture with abusive action and the excesses of contemporary Britain. Loss of Face will comprise of approximately one hundred images of medieval Roods photographed during 1990 and 1991 in Norfolk, Suffolk and Devon while he was the artist in residence at Kettles Yard, Cambridge. The exhibition will incorporate music by Michael Young.

John Goto studied at Central St Martin’s during the late sixties before completing British Council scholarships in Paris and Prague. He has exhibited extensively in the UK and Europe including recent solo shows at Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Portfolio Gallery, Edinburgh, and The National Portrait Gallery, London. Goto is a senior lecturer in Photography at the University of Derby and lives in Oxford. John Goto is represented by Andrew Mummery Gallery, London.