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Born in Birmingham, UK in 1988, I am an artist who mainly works with photography, video and performance.
I primarily use myself within my personal work, whilst exploring the themes of representation, hiding & revealing, body image, self-esteem, self-confidence and anxiety.
I live in Liverpool, United Kingdom.

View/download my CV here.

Education
2013-2014. MA Photography, London College of Communication
2007-2010. BA Photographic Art, University of Wales, Newport
2005-2007. BTEC Photography, Stratford-upon-Avon College

Awards
2017. Highly Commended, Photo Oxford
2012. Recipient of a Rector's Scholarship for Postgraduate Study
2012. First prize in Manifest’s International Photography Annual 1
2010. Guernsey Photography Festival winner (commissioned to make a new project for the 2011 festival)

Selected Group Exhibitions
Present/Upcoming:

Past:
2019. 209 Women, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, UK
2019. Political Bodies, Galleria Cavour, Padua, Italy
2018-2019. 209 Women, Portcullis House, London, UK
2018. Portrait Salon, Peckham Levels, London, UK
2018. I Never Promised You A Rose Garden, Studio Frontiera, Palermo, Italy
(Curated by a r c h i p e l a g o)
2018. Girl Gaze: Journeys Through The Punjab & The Black Country, UK, Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar, India
2018. Girl Gaze: Journeys Through The Punjab & The Black Country, UK, Punjab Lalit Kala Akademi, Chandigarh, India
2017. Portrait Salon, Ravensbourne, London, UK
2017. Conceal/Reveal, Photo Oxford, UK
2017. You and Me, Landskrona Foto Festival, Sweden
2017. British Journal of Photography Breakthrough Awards, Old Truman Brewery, London, UK
2016. Feather and Bone Gallery, Appleton, USA (Prints embroidered by Stacey Page)
2015. PHOTOUKINDIA, British Council, New Delhi, India
2015. _____in the Room, V Art Center, Shanghai, China
2015. FreshFaced+WildEyed 2015, The Photographers' Gallery, London, UK
2014. MA Photography Show, London College of Communication, UK
2014. The Female Gaze, Village, Leeds, UK
 2014. Of The Afternoon Exhibitions, London & Manchester, UK
2013. Inside Out, Photofusion, London, UK - 2 person exhibition
2013. Photography Open Salon, ChinaHouse, Penang, Malaysia
2012. 100 Years of Photography - University of Wales, Newport, UK
2012. Anthology - CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London, UK
2012. Arles Photography Open Salon - Galerie Huit, Arles, France
2012. Speaking Without Tongues - Texas State University, Texas, USA
2011. Foto8 Summer Show, HOST GALLERY, London, UK
2011. Guernsey Photography Festival, Guernsey, UK
2011. Portraiture Now - Black Box Gallery, Oregon, USA
2010. UK Young Artists - University of Derby and Déda, Derby, UK
2010. Ffotocardiff - Third Floor Gallery, Cardiff, UK


Book Exhibitions

2014. Encontros da Imagem’s Photo Book Market, Braga, Portugal
2014. Les Rencontres Arles Photographie’s Book Awards, Arles, France

Selected Publications
2019. Fused Magazine, Summer 2019 Issue, UK
2018. Oh Comely, Issue 43, UK
2018. Articles about Girl Gaze in The Hindustan Times, The Tribune and Indian Express, India
2018. Textiel Plus, Spring 2018, The Netherlands (Print embroidered by Stacey Page)
2017. British Journal of Photography (BJP), Look & Learn (August 2017 - Issue 7862), UK
2017. The Solitary Body: The Self-Portrait in Contemporary Photography, Vol.II by Giorgio Bonami, Italy
2016. blow photo, Issue 14 (Ireland) 
2016. Jungle Magazine, Edition 01 (UK) 
2015. NEON, Issue #38 (France) 
2015. TjejLand, The Photographer 2 (Sweden) 
2015. ZUI Found, August Issue (China) 
2015. Der Greif, Issue 8 (Germany) 
2015. Magenta Foundation's Flash Forward - Emerging Photographers 2015 (Canada) 
2014. Photographer Writer Illustrator by Miniclick (UK) 
2014. An Imperfect Choice, Photo-soup (UK) 
2014. Flash Forward Tenth (Canada) 
2014. Of The Afternoon #5 (UK) 
2013. NEON Magazine - December 2013 issue (Germany) 
2013. Reality of Youth Going Backwards in Vain - Self Published (UK) 
2013. Of The Afternoon #2 (UK) - Cover
2012. International Photography Annual 1, Manifest (USA) 
2012. Magenta Foundation's Flash Forward - Emerging Photographers 2012 (Canada) 
2010Aesthetica Creative Works Annual 2011 (UK) 
2010. Eye Magazine (Autumn 2010 - Issue 77) (UK) 
2010. Photo+ Magazine. Issue #9 (South Korea) 
2010. pres•ent, University of Wales, Newport Photographic Art Publication (UK) 

Selected Other
2019. One of my images was selected for Catherine Troiano's Guest Room on Der Greif.
2018. Girl Gaze: Journeys Through The Punjab & The Black Country, UK publicity on It's Nice Thati-DVogue IndiaThe Times of India (x2)Le MillThe TribuneIndian Women Blog and The Hindustan Times
2018: Reality of Youth Going Backwards in Vain was selected as one of the ten best projects of 2010 on Source's Graduate Photography Online.
2017. Online interview on The Old Girls' Club
2017. Online interview on COPYTRACK
2016. Commissioned by SPUR to make 2 images for stickers for Art Licks Weekend
2016. Online interview on Photoworks
2016. Work projected on the exterior of Southbank Centre for Act of Looking at WOW Festival 
2016. Neblina on designboom
2015. Selected for the Photo Peer Forum at The Photographers’ Gallery, Artquest 
2015. FF+WE15 publicity on It’s Nice ThatDazed & ConfusedHarper’s Bazaar Brasil and The Telegraph websites
2012. Included in SuperMassiveBlackHole mag – Issue #12
2012. A multimedia of One Is Not Like The Other was shown at Slideluck Potshow Dublin 
2012. The Many Faces of JFA featured on Photomonitor as June 2012's Portfolio
2012. Shortlisted for The Corinthia Artist Residency
2011. Selected for 30 under 30 Women Photographers 
2011. The Squirrel’s Playground featured by Esquire Russia – Online 
2010. Work projected in 'Slide Nite' in Krakow, Poland as part of Krakow Photomonth  

Workshop
2019. Hiding and Revealing: Performing Within Your Practice at London College of Communication, UK (photography, video, writing, improv, clowning and live art exercises)

Selected Talks
2019. Talked to students at City of Bristol College and set a brief with a group crit afterwards
2018. Talks and group crits at Norwich University of the Arts, Bath Spa University and City of Bristol College
2018. Talks at University of Lincoln and University of Sussex
2017. Talk and tutorials at University of South Wales, Cardiff
2017. Talk at Making It Real by London Alternative Photography Collective, London
2017. Talk and group crit at City of Bristol College 
2016. LCC's Out of Sight symposium at Ugly Duck, London (Co-organiser and speaker)
2016. Photography and Performance talk for Miniclick, Brighton 
2016. Talk to A Level students at Cadbury College, Birmingham 
2015. Soapbox talk at Miniclick’s 5th birthday celebrations 
2015. Gallery talks about my work in FreshFaced+WildEyed at The Photographers’ Gallery, London 
2015. Talk about doing a Masters to undergraduates at Kingston University 
2014. Video presentation, Laughing My Art Off symposium at London College of Communication 
 
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