In Home Fires 13, Vinca Petersen discusses her career capturing experiences as part of the free party and traveller community with Francesca Gavin, Editor at Financial Times and presenter on NTS Radio.
Vinca Petersen’s work has been exhibited at Tate Modern, Turner Contemporary and the Victoria and Albert Museum, Dundee, and her work is also held in the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum. From 2021-22, Petersen will have a series of institutional exhibitions at the Martin Parr Foundation, Bristol; Northern Gallery of Contemporary Art, Sunderland; Victoria and Albert Museum, Dundee; Newlyn Art Gallery & Exchange, Penzance; Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool. Petersen lives in Ramsgate, UK.
"To me, the same thing sometimes happens on a demonstration as in an illegal rave. They’re both slightly edgy gatherings… you get a sense of the normal world being suspended, and you experience these brief, totally free moments."
- Vinca Petersen