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CHRIS SHAW

PHOTOGRAPHER

34 RUE DE LILLE

PARIS 75007

TEL-+33( 0)140200869

CSHAWCUK@YAHOO.CO.UK

 

im a black and white fine art photographer...sometimes i take colour photographs..i specialise in books and prints.

i have exhibitions i have books published..i sell prints-the tate has 90 chris shaw prints-you can have one too!

ask me how?pay me!

 

MAIN SOLO EXHIBITIONS-

BEFORE AND AFTER NIGHT PORTER-(tate britain until march 2014) NIGHT PORTER(museum of photography moscow may 2014) WEEDS OF WALLASEY (aura gallery beijing june 2014)

TOKYO PHOTO WITH TATE MODERN 2011-(before and after night porter)OPEN EYE GALLERY LIVERPOOL.HUP GALLERY AMSTERDAM(2008),779 GALLERY PARIS,TOM BLAU GALLERY LONDON,

 

PRIZES -1ST PRIZE INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION 2004(judges alexander mcqueen&nick knight)

EDUCATION-WIRRAL METRO BTEC PHOTOGRAPHY 1985 WEST SURREY COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN FARNHAM SURREY B.A.HONS AUDIO_VISUAL STUDIES.PHOTOGRAPHY.1986-1989

 

CLIENTS WORKED FOR.KESSELS KRAMER ADVERTISING, AMSTERDAM,INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY LONDON,AMERICAN EXPRESS,ALEXANDER MCQUEEN,RESEARCH 17, BAGS INK,PARIS TOURS,..

 

BUT REALLY ALL I DO IS MAKE PRINTS AND SELL THEM.

i make editions of my work in fibre-base archival black and white in A3 & A2 sizes & make some colour prints these prints have mysteriously found their way into museums/collections.these include the carnegie museum,pittsburgh/arles rencontres collection,the photographic collections of michael wilson,erick franck,erik kessels ,martin parr,timothy pruis & the reconcilliation give peace a chance on holland park rd archive,douro olowu and more...tate museum london..FRAC nantes...weinstein minneapolis..mcain oven chips archive...it goes on...

 

success is being able to do the thing that makes you successful...................