She has an ability to draw from conditions that are ubiquitous, but layered with an emotional depth,” Grant says. “It means pictures linger long after we’ve seen them.
— The British Journal of Photography

Exhibitions;

2019

Abstract Negotiations of Intimacy

  • Bodies in Movement; Loosen Art, Rome City, Feb

The Domestic Aviary

  • When Words Hurt, Let’s Talk About Loss,, Nottingham

209 Women- Karen Bradley MP; Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, March

2018

Abstract Negotiations of Intimacy

  • Open Source, Open Eye Gallery; December

  • Open Eye Gallery Instagram Takeover #oegtakeover

  • Friends of Interpretable Spaces, Degree’s of Freedom; St. Augustine’s Tower Hackney, London; October

  • Royal Ulster Academy of Arts; Ulster Museum Belfast; October

  • PIP; The 18th China Pingyao International Photography Festival (UK tertiary student photography) September

  • RCA SHOW; Battersea, London; June

 209 Women- Karen Bradley MP; Portcullis House, Westminster, Uk; December

2017

Work In Progress

  • OFFPRINT London (RCA Table) Tate Modern; May

  • Royal College of Art W.I.P Show; January

The Domestic Aviary

  • Format Festival 2017: Habitat 17’ ; March

 

2015

The Domestic Aviary

  • British Journal of Photography "One's to Watch" at Rencontres d'Arles (L'Experience Magazine) July

  • Carlisle Photo Festival 'Visualising the Animal' July

  • Framewerk Gallery March

  • Barcelona International Photography Awards Galeria Valid Foto 2015

Commissioned Work

  • Nine Lives' Curated by Emmett Scanlon; June 201 (Design Museum London, Kilkenny Arts Festival Ireland)

 

2014

The Domestic Aviary

  • Jill Todd Photographic Award Exhibition StreetLevel PhotoWorks; October

  • PIP; The 14th China Pingyao International Photography Festival (UK tertiary student photography)

  • Open Minds University of Ulster Degree Show, Belfast June

  • Royal Ulster Academy of Arts January

  • RDS Student Art Awards Exhibition, Dublin

  • RDS Student Art Awards Travelling Exhibition, Limerick

Is Love Really like a Taylor Swift Song?

  • Backlight Photo Festival Tempere Finland

 

2013

Safe Places

  • Belfast Photo Festival (T13 and Crescent Arts Centre) June

Letting Go

  • Belfast Photo Festival (The John Hewitt) June

 

 Accolades;

Belfast Exposed ‘Future’s’ Artist 2019

After School - Collective Strategies (London College of Communication) 2019

British Journal of Photography Ones to Watch 2015

AnOther Magazine: 8 Emerging Photographer's you need to know about 2017

RDS Dublin Lens Based Art Award  2014 

The Inaugural Jill Todd University of Ulster Photography Award (judged by Wendy McMurdo) 2014

Royal Ulster Academy of Arts Award for Outstanding Students 2014

Commendation from Jill Todd Photographic Award 2014

Barcelona International Photography Awards 2015 Finalist

  

Education;

Masters in Photography; Royal College of Art (2016-2018)

BA(HONS) Photography University of Ulster; 1st Class Honours (2011-2014)

 

Publications;

209 Women (Book)

Underexposed Magazine (https://underexposedmagazine.tumblr.com/post/184486386984/rachel-glass)

Source Photographic Review December 2018

British Journal of Photography 'Look and Learn' 2018

Vogue Italia (https://www.vogue.it/fotografia/fotografi-emergenti/2018/07/11/rca-photography-2018/)

British Journal of Photography Ones to Watch 2015

Gooseflesh Zine in collaboration with the Jill Todd Photographic Award 2014

 

Online Profile; 

Source Photographic Review

Open Eye Gallery Instagram Takeover #oegtakeover

Royal College of Art Showcase (https://www.rca.ac.uk/showcase/show-rca/rachel-glass/)

British Journal of Photography

Source Graduate 2018 MA

Feature Shoot

Irish Art's Review 

Source Graduate 2014 BA 

AnOther Magazine

AOI13 Facebook Page Cover Photo (1st-15th May)

photogrvphy.com

 

 

I am a Northern Irish Photographic Artist currently based in London

To Contact please email;

rachel.glass@network.rca.ac.uk