DAVID UZOCHUKWU

about

david uzochukwu (born 1998, austria) delved into self portraiture early on.

the question of belonging is central in his work.

he currently studies philosophy at hu berlin.


 

upcoming:

27.11.20, 18h

talk. fotografie forum frankfurt. on placelessness 

permanent collection

mupho. saint-louis, senegal


group shows

2019

a glitch in the system - deconstructing stereotypes. photo vogue festival. milan, italy

pluton: artists in lagos. akaa. paris, france

liquid thunder. monom, funkhaus. with sound installation by william russell. berlin, germany


2018

photo vogue festival: embracing diversity. milan, italy

vogue italia: when ethics meets aesthetics. leica galerie. milan, italy

off biennale dakar: bridge. la villa rouge. dakar, senegal

songes d’hier, rêveries du présent. musée de la photographie de saint-louis. saint-louis, senegal


2017

portraits. hangar art center. brussels, belgium

where future beats. casello ovest di porta venezia. venice, italy


2016

rituals and performance: inherent risk. lagos photo festival. lagos, nigeria

dey your lane! bozar. brussels, belgium

whispering stills. never apart. montréal, canada

africa salon. yale school of art. new haven, connecticut

unlocked. atopos cvc. athens, greece


2015

eyeem festival. soho house toronto. toronto, canada


2014

flickr: 20 under 20. milk studios. new york, new york

eyeem festival: roppongi hills. tokyo, japan / tokyo institute of photography. tokyo, japan / art basel miami: the lab. miami, florida / alte teppichfabrik. berlin, germany

fom foto maastricht. 6211 kunstkwartier. maastricht, the netherlands

honors

2019 cph:lab participant

2015 adobe, 25 under 25 

2015 flickr, 20 under 20 

2014 eyeem, photographer of the year


selected press

2020

bjp


2019

zeit online

indie magazine


2018

kinfolk

i-d

w magazine


2017

it's nice that

dazed


2016

okayafrica


2015

eyeem


2014

d'lëtzebuerger land


talks

2019

unseen. fluidity of the image, panel with elizabeth gabrielle lee, joana choumali, moderated by anna-kaisa rastenberger. amsterdam, netherlands


2018

us by night. antwerp, belgium


2017

apple store regent street. london, uk

recyclart. brussels, belgium


2014

eyeem festival. berlin, germany


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