Oliver Eglin is a British artist working between London and Wales. His work has been exhibited internationally at a number of major institutions including: The Royal Academy of Arts, London, Tate, Liverpool, The Wilson, Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum and The Institute of Contemporary Arts, London. In 2016 he graduated from the MA Photography programme at the Royal College of Art.


 

EXHIBITIONS

2017
Young Contemporary Talent 2017 Purchase Prize - 7th-11th December at The Cello Factory, London, UK
London Short Film Festival - 6th-15th January at The Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, UK 

2016
RA Summer Exhibition - Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
Royal College of Art degree show - Sackler Building, London, UK

2015
Magenta Flash Forward  - Division Gallery, Toronto, Canada
"Censored Exhibition" at Copenhagen Photo Festival - Photo City, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Open West - The Wilson, Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum, Cheltenham, UK
Work In Progress show - Royal College of Art, London, UK 

2014
Brighton Photo Fringe OPEN14 - Brighton, UK
Renaissance Photography Prize - Getty Images Gallery, London, UK
5 Under 30 - Daniel Blau Gallery, London, UK
Der Greif "A Process" - Neue Galerie im Höhmannhaus, Augsburg, Germany

2013
Night Contact Festival – Gillett Square, London, UK
FORMAT International Photography Festival – QUAD, Derby, UK

2012
Foto8 Summershow – Host Gallery, London, UK

2011
A Sense of Perspective – Tate, Liverpool, UK

2010
Free Range Degree Show – Truman Gallery, London, UK
Image/Craft – Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh, UK

 

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

Alpine Fellowship Visual Art Prize at Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice, Italy

MACK First Book Award 2017 (nominated)

National Trust residency at Sutton House, London, UK

Cité Internationale des Arts residency, Paris, France

Magnum Photographers Award 2016 (nominated)

Creative Review 'Best In Book' award 2015

Magenta Flash Forward Prize 2015 

European Photography Prize 2015 (shortlisted)

Life Framer Award 2015

Daniel Blau Young Photographers Award 2014 

Renaissance Photography Prize 2014 (shortlisted)

Brighton Photo Fringe OPEN14 Award (shortlisted)

 

EDUCATION

2016
MA Photography, Royal College of Art

2010
BA Photography, Middlesex University

2009
BFA Photography, School Of Visual Arts (New York)


TALKS

In conversation with curator Federica Chiocchetti of The Photocaptionist - Daniel Blau Gallery, London, UK - 15th July 2014

 

SELECTED PRESS

British Journal of Photography
Creative Review
Dazed & Confused
Hero
Hotshoe International
Paris Photo
Pop. Kultur & Kritik
Pylot
South China Morning Post
Vogue Italia
Wall Street International