School of Art

Contact Details

School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

Peter Mitchell

Born: 1943

Born in 1943, Petr Mitchell is a British documentary photographer. He documented Leeds and the surrounding area for 40+ years. In this work, the main body documents factories and small shop owners. His photographs have been published in three monographs of his own. His work was exhibited at Impressions Gallery in 1979. Later, his work was included in major survey exhibitions throughout the UK, at Tate Britain and Media Space in London, and the National Science and Media Museum in Bradford. Mitchell’s work is held in the permanent collections of the Royal Photographic Society and Leeds Art Gallery.

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker