ABOUT

David Ụzọchukwu (b.1998) is an Austrian-Nigerian artist engaging with longing and belonging through (self) portraiture. Currently pursues a BA in Philosophy and Cultural Studies at HU Berlin.


CONTACT

EMAIL studio@daviduzochukwu.com 

INSTAGRAM @daviduzochukwu

LIMITED EDITION PRINTS Galerie Number 8, marie@galerienumber8.com


ON VIEW

17.02-11.06.2023 In Bloom, Fotografiska, Stockholm, Sweden

08.12.2022-08.02.2023 Bamako Encounters - African Biennale of Photography, Bamako, Mali


SELECTED GROUP SHOWS

2022-23 The New Black Vanguard, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK

2022 But I'm Awake. Kampnagel (in cooperation with Deichtorhallen), Phototriennale Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

2022 CPH:DOX INTER:ACTIVE, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark

2021 Prix Pictet, V&A, London, UK.

2021 Reframing History, Photo Vogue Festival, Milan, Italy

2021 The New Black Vanguard, Rencontres d'Arles, Arles, France

2019 Unseen, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2018 Off Biennale Dakar: Bridge, La Villa Rouge, Dakar, Senegal

2018 Songes d’Hier, Rêveries du Présent, MuPho de Saint-Louis, Saint-Louis, Senegal

2016 Rituals and Performance: Inherent Risk, Lagos Photo Festival, Lagos, Nigeria

2016 Dey Your Lane! Bozar, Brussels, Belgium


PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

The Wedge Collection, Collection Pictet, MuPho

PRESS

2022 CNN Style 

2022 The Guardian

2021 Vogue Italia 

2021 Autograph 

2020 Artist Decoded 

2020 BJP 

2014 D'Lëtzebuerger Land


PUBLICATIONS

Eshun, Ekow, In the Black Fantastic, Thames & Hudson,  2022

Prix Pictet, fire, teNeues, 2021

Durant, Mark Alice, Running Falling Flying Floating Crawling, Saint Lucy Books, 2020


HONORS

2021 British Fashion Council NEW WAVE: Creatives

2021 Shortlist: Prix Pictet 

2020 Futures

2020 Pixels, Bytes & Film - Artist in Residence 

2019 CPH:LAB 

2015 Flickr - 20 under 20 

2014 EyeEm - Photographer of the Year

Using Format