Larkin25 was a 25 week programme of events and projects commemorating the life and work of Philip Larkin. Encompassing public art projects, music and poetry events, theatre and dance performances and exhibitions, many thousands of people enjoyed the cultural showcase in 2010.

Copyright © Dennis Low/Larkin25
Dennis Low was appointed as Larkin25 Photographer in Residence, and captured numerous special moments and behind the scenes glimpses, including portraits of Sir Tom Courtenay, Sir Andrew Motion, Barrie Rutter, and Dr Jean Hartley, Larkin’s publisher and the instigator of the Larkin Trail. A small selection of the vast body of work created by Dennis is visible here.
Andrew Motion
Angela Leighton
Barrie Rutter
Carole Rumens & Friend
David Wheatley

Jean Hartley
Jim Orwin
Lachlan McKinnon
Peter Knaggs
Sean Obrien

Sir Tom Coutenay & Dave Lee
Sir Tom Coutenay 1
Sir Tom Coutenay 2
Something Hidden 1
Something Hidden 2

Something Hidden 3
Something Hidden 4
Larkin statue
Cliff Forshaw
Man Made Noise

Emily Penn & Mario Petrucci
Children at the Hull History Centre
Glynis Charlton & Mario Petrucci
Awash with Antler
Back stage

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