Estelle by Photography Student Nahida B. 2015

Estelle teaches a range of very popular courses at Morley College. She is an experienced teacher of adults; having worked on Community arts and participatory projects: developed with a wide variety of partner organisations: V&A’s Museum of Childhood, Studio Voltaire, The Royal Academy of Arts, The Refugee Council, Generate, Discover Children’s Story Centre, Nimble Arts, Body & Soul, Fairbridge as well as many others including volunteer centres, youth clubs, adventure playgrounds, mainstream and special educational needs schools.

Estelle is also teaching on short courses at University of the Arts London:
Photography Portfolio Preparation at London College of Communication and Mixed Media Photography at Chelsea College of Arts and she is a Lecturer in Digital Technologies at City & Islington College, Zoom-In independent school of photography and William Morris Sixth Form School. She is currently course leader for BTEC Level 3 Photography at Kingston College

Estelle holds a PGCE Post Compulsory Education from UCL Institute of Education, an MA Photography & Urban Cultures (Distinction) from Goldsmiths University and a BA Photography from Camberwell College of Arts. She is a Regular contributor to FLIP Magazine (London Independent Photography) and have been published a few times in Street Signs, a magazine run by the Centre of Urban and Community Research, a well established interdisciplinary research centre within Goldsmiths’ Department of Sociology.

Also currently working as gallery co-ordinator for Apothecary Gallery in Hammersmith. The gallery main areas of interest are to promote the work of local artists, work with young people and to use art to raise awareness of the environment and conservation.

“My work focuses on the varied elements and environments that combine to create cities; from established images of landmarks to the smallest detail and found imagery. Also present in my work is the influence drawn from my deep interest in film and the moving image. I tend to work mainly with analogue photography and like to experiment with toy cameras; darkroom based alternative processes such as liquid light and cyanotypes as well as embroidery on found photographs and photo etching. I exhibit regularly by myself or in group shows, local art fairs, etc…

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