Biography


Laura Chen is a 21 year old, Dutch photographer based in Birmingham, UK. 

She shoots both analog and digital, and likes to experiment with different genres and techniques. Laura is fascinated by documenting her daily encounters and whereabouts. She has a personal approach to her image making practice and likes to engage with contemporary issues. She occasionally explores mixed-media and analog photo montage techniques such as photo weaving and embroidery, to alter her images and to obtain innovative outcomes that articulate her ideas. 

Collaboration

Employable for creative collaborations of all types; event photography opportunities, music (band shoots, live gig photography and album cover or poster design/artwork), festivals, dance and theatre performances etc.

Education

Laura currently studies BA Hons Photography at Birmingham City University. She previously finished a two year Media course and was nominated as UK’s Highly Commended Media Student of the Year 2017 by BTEC Pearson on the 6th of July 2017.

Selected Clients and Commissions

Town Hall Symphony Hall Birmingham, Birmingham Hippodrome, Birmingham Improv Festival, Project Birmingham, Project Soundlounge Festival, Custard Factory, Digbeth Dining Club, The Vintage Kilo Sale, Judy’s Vintage Fair, Weigh and Pay.



Exhibitions

The Green Lens exhibition at the Midlands Arts Centre - MAC in Birmingham. 

1 Sep - 28 Oct 2018

Project Birmingham exhibition at the Medicine Bakery in Birmingham.

14 - 17 June 2018

Helping local Creatives & Artists, showcasing their work, growing a community, investing in themselves & their city.


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