Exposure 13 | University of Bolton Mid-term Exhibition

Exposure13 is a collaborative Bolton-based photographic group, comprised of a group of third year Photography students at the University of Bolton. An exhibition of the artists’ collective works will be held in the Bolton Marketplace shopping centre on the 2nd floor, in the old Topshop space next month. The exhibition will have an opening celebration … Continue reading

Textile & Surface Designer Laura Potter

Here we delve into the creative world of textile and surface designer Laura Potter. A recent first class graduate of the University of Bolton, Laura is raring to apply all the knowledge and skills in the professional arena with her own freelance business. What’s more, having exhibited at New Designers in June, the St Helens-based artist is … Continue reading

Graphic Design by Bolton Graduate Chris James

Having always shown an interest and flair for all things creative, Chris James eventually decided upon a degree in Graphic Design at the University of Bolton, wherein he could pursue his passion for illustration and graphics. With a number of completed projects in his portfolio, Chris is now looking to cement his place in the … Continue reading

Interview with Urban Photographer Ness Cohen

Today we bring you our latest exclusive interview from the world of photography, this time with North West creative Ness Cohen. Here, we chat about Ness’ style, inspirations and experiences and showcase examples from her latest photo-book ‘The Writing’s On The Wall,’ which focusses on the art of graffiti and its relationship with urban landscapes – … Continue reading

Illustration by Bolton Graduate Helen Naylor

University of Bolton graduate and founder of Pocket Wren Helen Naylor is next to take centre stage on Business Boom. Having built up years of freelance experience, predominantly in the children’s book market, Helen has since opened her online shop and is now concentrating on expanding her range of “fun and whimsical” designs.  “I love … Continue reading

Fine Art Photographer Rebecca Dixon

Rebecca Dixon is a fine art photographer and curator based in Manchester. Her main interests lie in the study of photography as an examination of nostalgia and memory and she has undertaken a variety of exhibited projects and installations with the aim of gaining better insight into how photography relates to the psyche of both … Continue reading