a l i c e

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Alice Oliver is a visual artist and writer who works with photography, moving image, and installation. Alice is currently completing a Master’s in Photography at the Royal College of Art where her practice focuses on human relations to their surrounding landscape, reflecting on our sense of place, telling an underlying narrative of human and non-human existence.

Alice is also the founder and curator of SOLA Journal, an artist-led platform facilitating exploration and conversations within contemporary visual art, both online and in print.

 

Email: oliverac@btinternet.com

 

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS

2020 - 2022            MA Photography, The Royal College of Art, London.

2017 - 2020            BA (hons) Photography in the Arts, University of Wales Trinity St David, Swansea - First Class Honours.

2016 - 2017            Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, Arts University Bournemouth - Distinction.

  

EXHIBITIONS

2021        Fourteen, ArtsLab: Women & Photography, The North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford. 

2021        Read The Room, Serchia Gallery, Bristol.

2021        Body-As-Nature Body-As-Self, Open Air Exhibition, Wheatfen Nature Reserve. 

2021        Always Present, Void Collective Exhibition.

2021        Finding A Way Home, Artizan Gallery x The South West Collective, Torquay. 

2021        RCA WiP 2021 Show, London.

2020        Siapio, Swansea College of Art, Swansea.

2019        Swansea Open, Glynn Vivian, Swansea.

2019        50fifty, Elysium Gallery, Swansea.

2019        What Will Remain of Us, College Street Gallery, Swansea.

2019        APOLLO, Swansea Observatory, Swansea.

2019        Reading Festival, University of Wales Trinity St David, Swansea.

2018        Nascent Energy, University of Wales Trinity St David, Swansea.

2017        Summer Show, Arts University Bournemouth, Bournemouth.

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

 

2019       50fifty, Elysium Gallery, Swansea.

2019       APOLLO, Swansea Observatory, Swansea.

PUBLICATIONS

2021       After The Dust Has Settled

2021       Finding A Way Home

2021       The Waiting Room, a collaborative publication.

2021       Conjunction, Photo Grad Zine

2020       Somewhere & Nowhere Published by Another Place Press

ONLINE PUBLICATIONS

The South West Collective

Black River Journal

Source Magazine

Outlast Journal

Conceptual Projects

International Photo Mag

Smithsonian Magazine 

Lens Culture

Millennium Images

 

ACHIEVEMENTS

2021        Exhibition Award - English Riviera Showcase Award Winner, selected by Robert Darch.

2020        Pandemic in Pictures First Prize Winner The South West Collective.

2019        Awarded a curatorial internship with Elysium Gallery, Swansea.

2018        Neutral Density Photography Awards, Honourable Mention.