Photo Archive Miners are three people, Jason, Ben, and Mark. We work with institutions such as museums and galleries to develop their digital participation strategies by repurposing photographic archives for work with the public.
Jason Scott Tilley
Thirty years as a press photographer, and the last fifteen as an artistic photogrpaher. Funded by ACE many times, undertaken residencies at Coventry University.
Fifteen years as a community worker and radio producer. Lecturer in Sociology at Coventry University. Uses co-production in research with communities, putting on exhibitions, producing books and films to try to create impact with public sociology.
A track record of effective community engagement as a skilled trainer and facilitator. Specialises in helping people tell their own stories, and is keen to help uncover hidden or under-recorded histories.
We are supported by advisors who provide us with opinion and feedback.