edinburgh cat

Mungo, New Town, Edinburgh, 2012

Framed photograph 16×12 in. (A3)

Guide Price: £150 – £175


David Severn is a social documentary and fine art photographer based in Nottingham, UK. His work is concerned with the relationship between people and place. More specifically, how individuals and communities interact with or are affected by their environment. Within this context, he is particularly interested in working class culture and the places associated with it, both historically and today.

Clients include,The Financial Times, Nottingham Contemporary, Birmingham Royal Ballet, The Renewal Trust, University of Nottingham, World Event Young Artists. Recent prizes and awards include being a finalsit for IdeasTap / Magnum Photos Award 2012; Grand Prize Winner, Nottingham Castle Annual Open 2012; Winner of Rufford Gallery Prize, Nottingham Castle Annual Open 2012.

Recent exhibitions include: FORMAT Festival – Derby 2013; Ideas Tap / Magnum Photos Award Finalist Exhibition – Magnum Print Room, London; Dance4 – Bonnington Gallery, Nottingham; Rufford Abbey Prize Exhibition – Rufford Abbey, Nottinghamshire 2013; Underground Gallery Annual Open – Underground Gallery, London 2012; Nottingham Castle Annual Open – Nottingham Castle, Nottingham 2012; Guernsey Photograhy Festival – Guernsey 2012; East Meets West – QUAD, Derby 2012; East Meets West – Light House, Wolverhampton; Surface Gallery Photography Open – Surface Gallery, Nottingham 2012; Fluorescent Sheep – Surface Gallery, Nottingham 2011.


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