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Alan McFetridge is a New Zealand-born, London-based photographer whose work has been exhibited, published and commissioned for the past 14 years. He specialises making imagery come alive and pursuing extraordinary projects that become realised through the power of the vernacular and narrative.
Alan was recently shortlisted for the Royal Academy's Summer Exhibition, exhibited at The National Portrait Gallery and currently the 2016 recipient of the Royal Photographic Societies Environmental Bursary. His work is regularly featured in publications such as Communication Arts, Creative Review, The AOP Awards, PDN and Lurzers Archive.
In 2013 Alan began lecturing at Norwich University of the Arts and continues to guest lecture in the UK.
He is currently working on his first monograph, a major body of work on habitat currently being shot across the globe.
Yorkshire Sculpture Park, BMW, Volkswagen, Fiat, Sony, Nokia, Air New Zealand, Toyota, Tourism Victoria and Lexus.
Awards, Features and Publications
2016 Royal Photographic Environmental Bursary.
2016 LeBook Berlin, nomination for personal project.
2015 Royal Photographic Society International Print Exhibition Judges Choice.
2014 Short-listed for Royal Academy of Art Summer Exhibition, UK. Judge for Australia’s Top Emerging Photographers, Australia.
2013 Capture One endorsement, International. Capture Magazine interview, Australia.
2012 Lurzer’s Archive, International.
2011 Lurzer’s Archive, International. Jungle City, publication, UK.
2010 Lurzer’s Best Automotive Photographers in the World, International.
2009 Royal Photographic Society, Print Exhibition, UK. Speaker at Tate Britain’s initiative Raw Canvas, UK.
2008 Communication Arts - Photography Annual, USA. Photo District News - Photography Annual, USA. 200 Best Ad Photographers worldwide, International. Lurzer’s Archive, International.
2007 200 Best Ad Photographers Worldwide, International.
2006 The Awards, Association of Photographers, UK. Photo District News - Photography Annual, USA. Cones of Zonact, publication, Australia.
2005 Unrealised Projects, Vol 3, publication, Australia. Communication Arts - Photography Annual, USA. Lurzer’s Archive, International.
2004 Silver - The Awards, Association of Photographers, UK. 200 Best Ad Photographers Worldwide, International. Creative Review, UK.
2003 Communications Arts - Photography Annual, USA. Lurzers Archive, International.
2002 The Awards, Association of Photographers, UK.
2001 John Kobal Portrait Prize, UK. Silver Medal -Royal Photographic Society International Print exhibition, UK. AN for Artists, interview, UK.
2017 Syngenta Photography Award Show, Somerset House, London
2015 RPS International Print Exhibition, London
2015 Hidden in Plain Sight: Norwich University of the Arts, UK
2014 Flat 15 |12 Balfron Tower, Bow Arts, London
2013 Composites: Solo exhibition, Long White Cloud Gallery, Hoxton, London.
2012 2x2: Solo exhibition, Long White Cloud Gallery, Hoxton, London. Disappearing Act: Solo exhibition, Long White Cloud Gallery, Hoxton, London.
2011 Blink: Group exhibition for East London PhotoMonth, Long White Cloud Gallery, Hoxton, London. Into the wild: Group exhibition, Long White Cloud Gallery, Hoxton, London.
2009 Royal Photographic Society: International Print Exhibition, UK. Lens Modern Exposed: Group exhibition, Daylight Zone Studios, London.
2006 Because your worth it: Group exhibition, g&A Studios, Sydney Australia.
2001 John Kobal Portrait Prize: National Portrait Gallery, UK.