A & G | NEWS


Fiat Panda for Leo Burnett, Turin, Italy

We shot this for Leo Burnett’s on location in Barcelona with a really fantastic crew. The city was amazing and we were escorted to some absolutely *A*M*A*Z*I*N*G* sites, including the Sagrada Família designed by the archiect Antoni Gaudí – a truely moving experience! We will defiantly be back to visit Barcelona and it’s many attractions soon.

Client: Fiat | Agency: Leo Burnett
Creative Director: Roberto Sartorelli | Art Director: Daniela Giovanna
Producer: Michele Vilardo | Barcelona Line Production: MAMA Team Productions
Retouching: Happy Finish


Renault Koleos

The latest of Renault ads by Droga 5. Shot all in camera, with tread pattern, designed, printed and installed in by Melbourne designers Tin & Ed and Retouched by Christopher Peabody at Happy Finish. A pleasure to work with everyone involved!

Agency: DROGA 5
Creative Director: Steve Jackson
Art Directors: Roy Torres & Marcus Johnston
Paper Treads: Tin & Ed
Retouching: Chris Peabody at Happy Finish
Art Buyer : Anthony Martin


Toyota Auris | Saatchi & Saatchi, LondonToyota Auris for Saatchi & Saatchi, London


blink | Exhibition

Photo Month | East London | Group Show


Alan & Gretchen are in Sydney NOW.

Having just returned from shooting in Kalgoorlie, WA we are NOW IN SYDNEY where we are working on two new exciting commissions.

The last few months have been a really exciting time, busy shooting commercially and working on some larger bodies of work that shall be hitting the public eye in 2012. Working with national and international brands including shooting for VW Passat [DDB, Sydney]; Renalult [Droga 5, Sydney]; Jungle City, Edinburgh [Elephant Family, London] and DOP on a video piece for WeSC, Sweden [bricolagista!, New York].

Alan & Gretchen will be in Sydney throughout October and available for local and interstate jobs.

For all enquiries contact Alan on 0404356495 or via email g4a@g4a.co.uk


WeSC The Making Of . . .

Focusing in on the manufacturing of WeSC’s shoe factory in Italia.

So proud of how the folk at WeSC produce their Italian made shoes the factory doors are open for you to discover the order of things.

Italy, so picturesque! WeSC what great machines!


Production Company: bricolagista!

Director of Photography: Alan & Gretchen

Vignette Maestro, Colorist Extraordinaire: Michael Sobo


monihan monihan

Executive Producer: Dr Creutz

INTO THE WILD | Exhibition

Group Show | Long White Cloud | Hoxton, London

Long White Cloud, 151 Hackney Road, London E2 8JL

31 August – 26 September 2011. Private Preview Tuesday 30 August 2011


Luerzer’s Archive

VW Passat | Pleasure Before Business | Tennis

VW Passat | Pleasure Before Business | Pool

Featured in the current edition of Lürzer’s Archive. Pleasure to Business campaign shot by ALAN & GRETCHEN in Sydney, Australia for DDB.


JULY 2011

Jungle City | The Elephant Family

Alan & Marc Quinn

Behind the scenes of last weeks shot for Jungle City in conjunction with The Elephant Family | Alan and Marc Quinn

Currently working on a series of artist portraits shot for the upcoming Jungle City auction. Including portraits of artists: Marc Quinn, Peter Newman, Antonia Tibble, Emma Elizabeth Kemp, Eric de Laurens, Helen Cowcher, Janet Law, Natalie Mann, Omar Castaneda, Richard Allen, Seif Al Hasani, Silo Studios, Sojo Tanaka and Studio Swine.

Auction Catalogue coming out soon. Thanks to all the artists and coordinators and a special thanks to the lovely Seecum Cheung.

JUNE 2011

Now Represented in Europe

We are pleased to announce European representation by SCHIERKE PHOTOGRAPHERS with offices in Frankfurt, Paris & München.

MAY 2011

Renault | Droga5

APRIL 2011


Pleasure to Business | Business to Pleasure

And it was our pleasure to work with DDB’s team Steve Wakelam, Creative Director; Adam Ledbury, Art Director; Bryson Holt, Art Buyer.

VW Passat


London represention by

Terri Manduca


To see more of our work, behind the scene shots and photos from our various journeys.

Images below extracted from: https://alanandgretchen.wordpress.com/our-work/still-life/

Still LifeA Center for Art, Auckland, New Zealand



The Royal Photographic Society | 153rd International Print Exhibition (cont.)

Motutapu I

26 April – 26 May 2011

Birmingham Institute of Art & Design | www.biad.bcu.ac.uk

Birmingham City University, Gosta Green, Corporation Street, Birmingham B4 7DX

29 Jan – 20 March 2011

Bonhoga Gallery | www.shetlandarts.org

Weisdale Mill, Weisdale, Shetland Isles ZE2 9LW

11 Dec 2010 – 22 Jan 2011

Banbury Museum | www.cherwell.gov.uk/banburymuseum

Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxon OX16 2PQ

Royal Photographic Society


BMW Diesel 2010 for Ritta & Associates, USA. | Power reinvents the road trip.

BMW, Chelsea, New York

Commissioned by Ritta & Associates USA to create a series of images of BMW’s latest low emission diesel 335d.

Journeying from Chelsea, New York (pictured right) en route through the Eastern Seaboard toward a more sustainable America.

Visiting city gardens, environmentally friendly restaurants, luxurious hotels, beautiful beaches, Washington DC and the National Monument erected to pay respect to the Wright Brothers, their contribution to technology and consideration of technologies wider impact on the planet (located in Kill Devil Hills).

Agency: Ritta & Associates, USA

Associate Creative Director: Eric Regenye

Copywriter: Eli Musser

Executive Producer: Koryn Schermer


AMV BBDO : Charity Arts Sale 2010

26 November – 13 December 2010

AMV BBDO : Art Sale

Private Reception: Thursday, 25 November 2010 6:30–9pm

Abbott Mead Vickers, 151 Marylebon Road, London NW1 5QE

Artists will be held anonymous prior to preview. A5 prints £35ea. Larger works raffled during the preview reception. Auction in aid of Kids Company, www.kidsco.org.uk


Lexus IS350 | Delving into a brighter future.

For this 3 shot campaign everyday driving situations were considered through the optimistic perspective of the new Lexus IS350 driver.

Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi

Creative Director: Steve Back

Art Director: Justin Carew

Art Buyer: Skye Houghton

Retoucher: Mark Stern

JUNE 2010

The Royal Photographic Society: 153rd International Print Exhibition 2010

Exhibition Traveling: June 2010 – April 2011

Still Life 1

Still Life 1

We are pleased to announce the inclusion of Alan & Gretchen in this years The Royal Photographic Society’s153rd International Print Exhibition 2010. With the selection of 2 prints into the exhibition of 123 images which attracted over 3000 entries.

With a long history of over 150years, The Royal Photographic Society’s International Print Exhibition is the longest standing exhibition of its kind in the world. With a strong reputation for the annually held exhibition showcasing a broad scope of contemporary photography spanning genres and styles, including cutting edge work alongside the exhibition of some more traditional printed work. Ensuring its continued uniqueness within the photographic world.

2010 Exhibition Schedule

11 Dec 2010 – 22 Jan 2011

Banbury Museum | www.cherwell.gov.uk/banburymuseum

Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxon OX16 2PQ

11 Sept – 6 Nov 2010

Aberystwyth Arts Centre | www.aberystwythartscentre.co.uk

Aberystwyth SY23 3DE

14 July – 31 August 2010

Allen & Overy LLP | http://www.allenovery.com

One Bishops Square, London E1 6AD

Royal Photographic Society

APRIL 2010

Between 6 : Six project spaces discus artist-run project spaces

Between 6Tate:Raw Canvas:Twenty For Harper Road

How and why do artist-run spaces differentiate themselves from commercial galleries and art institutions? Who are they for?

Join us on 29 April, 2010. 7–9pm for a discussion at Harper Road between:

Waterside Project Space, LimaZulu, South Tower Social, The Woodmill, Alan & Gretchen, Concurrant.

Twenty For Harper Rd, Southwark, London SE1 6AD

Open 2 April to 3 May 2010, Wed- Sun, 10-6

An idea thought up by Raw Canvas (the young peoples’ collective at Tate Modern)


20 projects, 32 days, 24 Harper Road. Twenty For Harper Road was a temporary creative project space operating out of a disused travel- agents in Southwark. It ran throughout April 2010 and provided free workshops and activities in the space for young people. The project was run by Raw Canvas the young peoples collective at the Tate Modern.


MARCH 2010

Image library now represented by Gallery Stock.

Gallery Stock


London + stewart@gallerystock.com

New York (+1) 212.219.7520 jeff@gallerystock.com


Lens Modern : Exposed

Lens Modern:Exposed

Alan & Gretchen shall be present and Alan’s prints will be displayed and available for sale.

5 – 6 December 2009, 12.00 – 6.00pm

The Dairy Studio, 43 Bellemden Road, London SE15 5BB



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