AT HOME: EUROPEANS IN THE UK – Susana de Dios

I am a Spanish photographer living and working in the UK. My work explores issues of immigration and identity through portrait and documentary photography. In the aftermath of the EU referendum, many UK-based Europeans were left with feelings of insecurity and anxiety about what the future might hold for them…

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Letters To A Dead Man – Beatriz Richardson

Letters to a Dead Man is a visual dialogue of my thoughts and emotions of the time spent with my ex-boyfriend. The on and off relationship followed a pattern of abusive behaviours from my partner; with him often threatening to end his own life if I wasn’t intimate with him, as…

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Diversity – Guste Sakalauskaite

Guste is a 21 year-old fashion and portraiture photographer from Vilnius, Lithuania currently based in London, United Kingdom where she has been documenting women from a multitude of backgrounds and cultures as they establish their lives in this city… I have been living in London for three years now. What fascinated me about the city…

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Island life Vs life as an Island -Joanne Coates

“Greenvoe, an exploration of island life versus We Live by Tha’ Water an exploration of the self as an island.”  – Current OGC Mentorship winner and recent Close Up V speaker Joanne Coates writes for us about documenting life on an island, the split narrative within her work and exploring her own mental health issues…   Greenvoe…

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