• high desert love story1
  • high desert love story project
  • weeds of wallasey project1
  • weeds of wallasey project
  • retrospecting sandy hill project
  • night porter project 2

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...................


 

 

 

retrospecting sandy hill book launch..

a successful 2014!

 

following exhbitions at tate britain,moscow museum of photography,and aura gallery

 

beijing,in november at paris photo courtsey of aron morel(morel books) i will be introducing my 4th

 

published photo book ...retropecting sandy hill....