Olivia Hemingway is a photographer and artist based in London.
She specialises in portraits of people and relaxed reportage shots, often with a strong narrative or story. Her work focuses on people's lives, in everyday surroundings such as small cafes or in their homes.
As a practicing artist Olivia Hemingway works with people of all ages on educational projects in schools, communities, museums and art galleries. As well as photography, she also work using animation, sculpture, drawing, painting, writing and collage. She works closely with historic photography, artifacts and art collections.
Client list includes:
The Imperial War Museum, The BBC, The V&A, The National Portrait Gallery, Great Ormand Street Hospital, The Institute of Education, The UN and The Barbican.
See website for full client list.
More links to projects:
Linked In: http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/olivia-hemingway/36/bbb/53b
Play Dead project at the V&A: http://www.deepsleep.org.uk/view_story.php?photonow=3&article_id=118
Educational Collaboration Projects: www.pinchphotography.co.uk
The Wallace Collection Schools Photography Project: www.portraitsinspaces.com
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The Orange Dot Gallery Group Show: Postcard Poem in the 2 to the Power 10 Postcard Art Project, curated by Geoffrey Harrison - 2011
The Holy Mackerel Group Show, Brighton: FIN - photography and collage, curated by Hannah Carding - 2008
Barbican Arts Centre, backstage: permanent photography exhibition - The London Symphony Orchestra series purchased by the Barbican - 2007 - present day
Barbican Arts Centre, Searcy's restaurant - The London Symphony Orchestra Series and Have you Got a Rubber? Photography Series
The Spitz Gallery: Have you Got a Rubber? - I devised and curated this mixed media show. Exhibited work by Anthony Minghella, Tom Picken, Grant S Rogers, Michael Russell and Jessie Simmons - 2005
The Oasis Coffee Bar Series exhibited at The Nottingham Playhouse, The Lawrence Batley Theatre and VOX bar - 2000 - 2002