An Introduction

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;

2018

Abstract Negotiations of Intimacy

  • Open Source, Open Eye Gallery; December 2018

  • Open Eye Gallery Instagram Takeover #oegtakeover

  • Friends of Interpretable Spaces, Degree’s of Freedom; St. Augustine’s Tower Hackney, London; October 2018

  • Royal Ulster Academy of Arts; Ulster Museum Belfast; Upcoming October 2018

  • PIP; The 18th China Pingyao International Photography Festival (UK tertiary student photography) September 2018

  • RCA SHOW; Battersea, London; June 2018

 209 Women- Karen Bradley MP; Portcullis House, Westminster, Uk; December 2018

2017

Work In Progress

  • OFFPRINT London (RCA Table) Tate Modern; May 2017

  • Royal College of Art W.I.P Show; January 2017

The Domestic Aviary

  • Format Festival 2017: Habitat; March 2017

 

2015

The Domestic Aviary

  • British Journal of Photography "One's to Watch" at Rencontres d'Arles (L'Experience Magazine) July 2015

  • Carlisle Photo Festival 'Visualising the Animal' July 2015

  • Framewerk Gallery March 2015

  • 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 2014

  • PIP; The 14th China Pingyao International Photography Festival (UK tertiary student photography) 2014

  • Open Minds University of Ulster Degree Show June 201

  • Royal Ulster Academy of Arts January 2014

  • RDS Student Art Awards Exhibition 2014

Is Love Really like a Taylor Swift Song?

  • Backlight Photo Festival Tempere Finland 2014

 

2013

Safe Places

  • Belfast Photo Festival (T13 and Crescent Arts Centre) June 2013

Letting Go

  • Belfast Photo Festival (The John Hewitt) June 2013

 

 Accolades;

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  (new -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;

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

FeatureShoot ( http://www.featureshoot.com/2015/04/uncomfortable-images-show-pet-birds-in-the-domestic-environment/ )

AnOther Magazine ( http://www.anothermag.com/art-photography/9628/eight-emerging-photographers-you-need-to-know-about )

 

Online Profile; 

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 (article)

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

 

 Please help crowd-fund this project I am part of;

https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/209-women

 

I am a Northern Irish Photographic Artist currently based in London

To Contact please email;

rachelglass@msn.com

rachel.glass@network.rca.ac.uk