DAVID UZOCHUKWU

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Contact

studio@daviduzochukwu.com

Limited edition prints


Upcoming

On placelessness. Talk. Fotografie Forum Frankfurt. 


Filmography

2021 Götterdämmerung (7", fiction. Co-directed with Faraz Shariat)


Press 

2020 Artist Decoded / BJP / Elephant

2019 Zeit Online / Indie

2018 Kinfolk / i-D / W

2017 It's Nice That / Dazed / Okayafrica

2015 EyeEm

2014 D'Lëtzebuerger Land


Honors

2020 

Photo London Emerging Photographer Award - Shortlist

British Journal of Photography - One to Watch

Futures - British Journal of Photography Nominee

Europa im Film - Grantee

Pixels, Bytes & Film - Artist in Residence


2019 

CPH:LAB - Participant


2015 

Adobe - 25 under 25 

Flickr - 20 under 20 


2014 

EyeEm - Photographer of the Year


Permanent Collection 

MuPho. Saint-Louis, Senegal


David Uzochukwu - born 1998, Austria - delved into self portraiture early on. Questions of (be)longing are central in his work, where bodies shift through nature, performance, and digital reconfiguration. He currently studies philosophy at HU Berlin.


Group Shows

2019

A Glitch in the System - Deconstructing Stereotypes. Photo Vogue Festival. Milan, Italy

Liquid Thunder. Monom, Funkhaus. With sound installation by William Russell. Berlin, Germany


2018 

Embracing Diversity. Photo Vogue Festival. 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. 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 


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, Netherlands


Talks

2020

Haus der Statistik. Concrete Limbo, panel with Dr. Mahret Ifeoma Kupka, Philip Kojo Metz. Berlin.

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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