Felicity Hammond received a Masters degree from the Royal College of Art in 2014, and is currently undertaking a TECHNE funded PhD at Kingston University. She has been a finalist and nominee for numerous awards including: Foam Talent (2016) British Journal of Photography’s International Photography Award (winner – 2016), and Saatchi New Sensations (2014).
Her work has been exhibited widely and most recently at Space in Between, London 2016; VITRINE, London 2016; Tate Modern in collaboration with Self Publish Be Happy, London 2016; Somerset House for Photo London with The Photographer’s Gallery, London 2016; and Saatchi Gallery, London 2015.
Upcoming, she will be showing work with Foam Museum’s touring show at Red Hooks in New York, and will be presenting a site-specific public commission in Barrow-In-Furness, UK.
“My practice uses themes around the post-industrial landscape, where although much of my imagery comes from areas where my family are from in London, I also can’t help but link this back to my childhood growing up in the post-manufacturing landscape of the West Midlands. I work with areas that are undergoing so-called urban regeneration, and am very interested in the relationship between former manufacturing sites, and then future states.”
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