Fiona Filipidis

Born in 1990 in Paris, Fiona is a Franco-British artist whos practice is born out of collection, research and empathic response, dealing with ideas of balance, intimacy, loss, and memory. She currently lives and works in London (UK) where she spends a considerable amount of time chopping up flowers.


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fiona.filipidis@gmail.com




EDUCATION


2016-2017 MA Photojournalism & Documentary Photography, London College of Communication (UAL), UK

2010-2013 BA Photography, Icart Photo, Paris, France

2008-2009 Foundation in Art and Design, University of the Creative Arts, Farnham, UK



EXHIBITIONS


2020 Velvet, Blow me from the mountains and into the sea, After School Special, Bergen Kunsthall, Norway

2019 Velvet, The Others Art Fair, Turin, Italy

2019 Velvet, Loupe: Another Graduate Show, Northern Eye Festival, Wales

2019 Velvet, Loupe: Another Graduate Show, The Brick Lane Gallery, London

2019 Velvet, Sistemi, Centrale 11, Fano, Italy

2019 Velvet, Palm* Photo Prize, theprintspace, London

2018 Velvet, The Sky Opens Twice, Daverio, Italy

2018 Velvet, The Sky Opens Twice, JEST, Turin, Italy

2018 El Dorado, Latin American Myth Deconstruction, The Crypt Gallery, London

2018 To make a prairie, LoosenArt - Absences, Rome, Italy

2017 To make a prairie, Dyadic, MA Photojournalism and Documentary Photography Degree Show, London College of Communication, UK

2016 Grandad, L’Emoi Photographique, Angoulême, France

2015 Grandad, Photoville NYC, Brooklyn Bridge Park, New York, USA

2015 Grandad, Salon d’Art Contemporain Inner’Art, Point Ephémère, Paris, France

2014 Grandad, Festival de la Photographie Méditerranéenne, Vence, France



AWARDS & RESIDENCIES


2021 Selected as a GUP Fresh Eyes Talent 2021

2019 Shortlisted for the Freelens Prix Nouvelles Écritures

2019 Dartmoor Summer School of Photography, Dartmoor National Park, UK

2018 Selected by Alicia Hart for Source Magazine’s Graduate Photography Online

2018 In Between Shores Residency - Ardesia Projects, JEST Fotografia & Witty Kiwi - Daverio, Italy

2018 Shortlisted for the Royal Photographic Society's International Photography Exhibition 161

2018 Nominated by Zelda Cheatle for MACK's First Book Award

2018 Shortlisted for the Triskel 40 Photo Prize

2018 Shortlisted for the Art for the Environment Residency Programme at Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity



SELECTED FEATURES

Transference

Source

Assembramento

Why Now

Don’t Take Pictures - Bug Off

Don’t Take Pictures

Humble Arts Foundation

Palm*

Streit House Space

Aesthetica

Source

C 41 Magazine

Aint-Bad - What We've Found "The Portrait"

Aint-Bad - What We've Read

Float

The Earth Issue

Light Leaked

OLOW

Aint-Bad - What We've Found "Heatwave"

F-Stop

Milk

Aint-Bad

Les Others



INTERVIEWS


Fotoroom

PHmuseum

Loupe

Photograd

Phototrend

The Arts Factory Magazine

La Galerie Virtuelle



PUBLICATIONS


Source, Issue 95, Autumn 2018

Aesthetica, Issue 84, Aug/Sept 2018

Noice, Issue .007 - Green, March 2016

OLOW, English Breakfast, Jan 2016



PORTFOLIO/BOOK EVENTS


2019 Velvet, Photo Scratch, Hotshoe 333, London

2018 Velvet, Folio Friday, The Photographer’s Gallery, London

2018 To make a prairie, Photo Scratch, Hotel Elephant, London

2018 Offprint London, Art Publishing Fair, Tate Modern




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