MICHAEL ALBERRY

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Michael Alberry (b.1992), from Swanage, UK

Based in Bristol, UK

Photographer
Co-founder of Besides Press

Contact

0044 7429 361 606
mjalberry [at] gmail.com
Instagram: @michaelalberry

Education

- 2019 / 2021 – MA Photography, University of West England, Bristol under Aaron Schuman, Shawn Sobers, Amak Mahmoodian

- 2011 / 2014 – BA (Hons) Documentary Photography – University of South Wales, Newport under Paul Reas, Lisa Barnard, Clive Landen, Ken Grant

- 2009 / 2011 – Art and Design – Arts University College, Bournemouth

Exhibitions / Publications

2021 — Police Portraits at Photobook Cafe, London, selected by VICE
2021 — Youth Rising, SIDE Gallery, Newcastle. Communions in student selection
2021 — Communions, Mass Energy exhibition and zine catalogue, Bibliotheca Kyiv, Peckham, London
2020 – Communions featured in Fluter magazine, Nr.77 Wahrheiten/Truths
2020 – A Time to Dance, featured in Loupe Magazine, Issue 11: Belief conversation with/writing by Harry Flook
2018 – Tumbling Towers, book dummy, collaboration with Lua Ribeira, at Bristol Archives, UK
2017 – Solo exhibition, A Time to Dance, Kickplate Gallery, Abertillery, Wales
2014 – Magnum Photos “30 Under 30” Photographers for the series Forest, My Father. The Photography Show 2014, NEC Birmingham
2014 – BRIRISH, current British and Irish Photography, Cantieri Culturali della Zisa, Palermo, Italy – group show with Ken Grant, Paul Cabuts, Shane Lynam et al
2014 – Independent A.I.R. 14, Silkeborg, Denmark
2014 – Young Photographers 2014, Fine Art Galerie, Traismauer, Austria
2014 – We Are This 2014, Cardiff
2014 – Magnum Photos Open For Business. Exhibition at University of South Wales, Newport
2013 – Indepedent A.I.R 13, Silkeborg, Denmark
2012 – Mustering Ground multimedia piece screened at Slideluck Potshow, Dublin


Awards / Residencies / Workshops

2018 – Ghost Stories, workshop with Federico Clavarino, IC Visual Lab, Bristol UK
2014 – Winner, Magnum Photos “30 Under 30”
2014 – The Independent AIR 14, mentorship with Jens Olof Lasthein, Silkeborg, DK
2013 – The Independent AIR 13, Artist in residence, Silkeborg, DK 


Talks / Lectures

—Red Eye Photography Network, 2021
—Global Perspectives Symposium, University of the West of England, conversation with Richard Renaldi and Jim Campbell, 2021
—University of Gloucestershire, BA Photography, 2021
—Hereford College of Art, BA Photography, 2020
Reasons to Be Cheerful, publication launch with Miniclick Photography talks, Hackney Picture House, London, 2014—Independent A.I.R. 13, Silkeborg, Denmark, 2013






                                                                      

                                                                 


© Michael Alberry 2021