There isn’t a big mystery about my work
It’s a question of pleasure:
As simple and
As complicated as that
Studied Photography at L’EFET and Speos, Paris, under Anna Strickland, Sozial/ Portraitfotografie at Medienkulturzentrum Dresden under Christine Starke and privately under Lee Malis, Prague and Philippe Bachelier (develops for Sebastiao Salgado), Paris.
Also studied Combined Philosophy and German (link paper: Aesthetics) at King’s College, London, film- script-writing at FAMU, Prague under Miroslav Mandic, English Literature at Birkbeck College, London and Pianoforte Teaching for Royal College of Music, London, privately under Richard Shaw.
Beneficiary of Kensington and Chelsea Artist Development Bursary, Arts Council of England Grant, book cover Judith Schlanger ‘L’humeur indocile’- Les Belles Lettres, presented in various publications and symposia and with bodies of works exhibited across Europe.
Recently artwork selected as image of exhibition/conference ‘Endangered Bodies’ at University of Arts and Humanities, Lisbon, published in Prolog X9, Berlin, participated Spazio 1b Lugano part of 11Biennale dell’Immagine, Chiasso, Switzerland and
jury selected artwork in this year’s Musée Charmey International Paper Triennial, Switzerland 27th June 2020-28th February 2021
All signed limited edition silver gelatine and archival pigment prints start life in the wet traditional darkroom with Leica M3 and Leitz Focomat.
Mit Farbkarten Spielerei
(playing with household colour charts)
playing with household colour charts
Tearing Myself Together
Tearing Myself Together – Part One
Rolling Echoes – Part One
still working on this
You Change; I Change – I change; You Change
experimenting with busshelters plexiglass
more work samples
©Marjan Zahed-Kindersley 2020. All Rights Reserved.
Now showing at Jury selected exhibition International Paper Trienniale Viviane Fontaine, Musée Charmey, Switzerland ,
27th June 2020-28th February 2021
coming up – postponed to 2021
V International Biennial of Nude “Marko Krstov Gregović”, in the organization of Public Institution Museums and galleries of Budva
“Absage” Prolog Künstlermagazin, Berlin May 2020
“Tearing Myself Together” selected by Associazione Spazio1b, Lugano, Switzerland , CRASH/fragments Bienniale Immagine Chiasso Oct 2019- Feb 2020
“Versuch und Irrtum” (Trial and Error)- Prolog – Heft für Zeichnung und Text, Berlin, Germany 2019
Endangered Bodies conference and exhibition, University of Arts and Humanities, Lisbon, Portugal 2018
SpazioFOTOcopia VII woman, Magzzini Fotografici, Napoli, Italy 2018
“Peintures/Photos Trouvees” screening at Photocafe, Birmingham, UK 2017
“mono” ,ph21 gallery, Budapest, Hungary2017
“Abstractions”, La NON-Galerie, Brest, France, 2017
“-scapes” ph21 gallery, Budapest, Hungary 2017
“Motion” ph21 gallery , Budapest, Hungary 2017 “motion”, Szkéné Theatre , Budapest, Hungary 2017
Menschenräume, 68elf Kunstverein, Photoszene, Cologne, Germany2016
“Building”, Photosalon,Landskrona Fotofestival, Sweden, 2016
spazioFOTOcopia ‘CORPO’, Magazzini Fotografici, Napoli, Italy 2016