1986 British Contemporary Photography. Houston Photo Festival.
1989 The Actual Boot. Curated with Jack Stasiak, Exhibition of British early photographic postcards. National Museum of Photography, Bradford.
1991 Hindesight. Retrospective of the John Hinde studio. Curated with David Lee and Declan McGonagle, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin.
1996 Young British Photography. Gallery du Jour, Paris
2002 Martin Parr’s Postcards, including Butlin’s images by John Hinde. Arles Festival, France.
2004 Curated major input of the Arles Festival. 23 separate exhibitions and 3 evenings of audio visual presentations.
2005 Keld Helmer-Petersen. Arles Festival , France.
2006 Retrospective of David Goldblatt. Arles Festival, France.
2007 Colour before Color. Early colour photography from Europe, Hasted Hunt Gallery, New York.
2007 Sky Arts. Evening of Television curated by MP for this arts channel.
2008 New Typologies, New York Photography Festival
2008 New Typologies, New York Photo Festival
2010 Brighton Photo Biennial
2011 From Here On at Arles, France. Curated with Clement Cheroux, Joan Fontcuberta, Erik Kessels and Joachim Schmid.
2012 Richard Simpkin and Simone Lueck: Richard and Famous, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, UK