Looking for Langston (1989), shot in sumptuous monochrome, is a lyrical exploration of the private world Langston Hughes (1902 – 1967) and his fellow black artists and writers who formed the Harlem Renaissance during the 1920s.

Exhibition Dates: 23 January – 3 March 2018
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Isaac Julien Looking for Langston, 2016; 16 mm print on Kodak black and white stock; Duration: 45 mins; Edition of 6 + AP 2; enquire
Looking for Langston, 2016
16 mm print on Kodak black and white stock
Duration: 45 mins
Edition of 6 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Pas de Deux with Roses (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17; from the series Looking for Langston; Kodak Premier print, Diasec mounted on aluminum; 180 x 260 cm; Edition of 3 + AP 2; enquire
Pas de Deux with Roses (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17
from the series Looking for Langston
Kodak Premier print, Diasec mounted on aluminum
180 x 260 cm
Edition of 3 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Stars (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17; from the series Looking for Langston; Kodak Premier print, Diasec mounted on aluminum; 180 x 260 cm; Edition of 3 + AP 2; enquire
Stars (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17
from the series Looking for Langston
Kodak Premier print, Diasec mounted on aluminum
180 x 260 cm
Edition of 3 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Film-Noir Angels (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Kodak Premier print, Diasec mounted on aluminum; 180 x 260 cm; Edition of 3 + AP 2; enquire
Film-Noir Angels (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Kodak Premier print, Diasec mounted on aluminum
180 x 260 cm
Edition of 3 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Pas-de-deux No.1 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Pas-de-deux No.1 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Le Reve No.2 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Le Reve No.2 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Le Reve No.1 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Le Reve No.1 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien To a Mother's Song (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
To a Mother's Song (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien In Time of Silver Rain (Looking for
Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17; from the series Looking for Langston; Kodak Premier print, Diasec mounted on aluminum; 180 x 260 cm; Edition of 3 + AP 2; enquire
In Time of Silver Rain (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17
from the series Looking for Langston
Kodak Premier print, Diasec mounted on aluminum
180 x 260 cm
Edition of 3 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Hommage Noir (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Hommage Noir (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Study for Wallace Thurman (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Study for Wallace Thurman (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien After George Platt Lynes (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
After George Platt Lynes (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Le Salon (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Le Salon (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Study for Carl van Vechten (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 63 x 63 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Study for Carl van Vechten (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
63 x 63 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien After George Platt Lynes, Nudes 1942 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17; from the series Looking for Langston; Kodak Premier print, Diasec mounted on aluminum; 260 x 180 cm; Edition of 3 + AP 2; enquire
After George Platt Lynes, Nudes 1942 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17
from the series Looking for Langston
Kodak Premier print, Diasec mounted on aluminum
260 x 180 cm
Edition of 3 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Masquerade No.1 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Masquerade No.1 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Masquerade No.2 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Masquerade No.2 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Masquerade No.3 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Masquerade No.3 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Masquerade No.4 (Looking for Langston
Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Masquerade No.4 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Looking for Langston (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 74 x 58 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Looking for Langston (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
74 x 58 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Portrait (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 74 x 58 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Portrait (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
74 x 58 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Stars (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Stars (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-17
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien I Love My Friend (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
I Love My Friend (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Film-Noir Angels (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Film-Noir Angels (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien The Last Angel of History (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
The Last Angel of History (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Mise-en-scene No.2 (Looking for Langston
Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 58 x 74.5 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Mise-en-scene No.2 (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
58 x 74.5 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2
Isaac Julien Assemblage (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16; from the series Looking for Langston; Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed; 63 x 63 cm; Edition of 4 + AP 2; enquire
Assemblage (Looking for Langston Vintage Series), 1989-16
from the series Looking for Langston
Ilford classic silver gelatin fine art paper, mounted on aluminum and framed
63 x 63 cm
Edition of 4 + AP 2