Samuel Fordham

Born 1987/UK
Working from Bristol/UK


Government Art Collection


2019    C-R92/BY


2019    Homeland

2019    C-R92/BY

2018    OPEN


2019    South London Gallery

2019    Fisheye Interview

2019    Fisheye

2019    British Journal of Photography

2019    CREATIVE BOOM, September

2019    e-flux

2019    RPS Journal

2019    RPS

2019    B24/7

2019    The Bristol Magazine

2019   Paris Photo
2019   Symposium at the RPS


Instagram:    @samuelwjfordham
Tel:                +44 (0)7825 553 313


2019    Paris Photo Carte Blanche Award, Selected
2019    Bloomberg New Contempraries, Selected
2019    Magenta Foundation Flash Forward, Selected
2019    Bird in Flight Prize, Shortlisted
2019    Kaunas Photo Star Award, Selected
2019    Aperture Portfolio Prize, Final Round
2019    Grand Prix Images Vevey, Final Round
2019    BJP International Photography Award, Final Round
2019    C/O Berlin Talent Award, Nominated
2018    Production Paradise Emerging Talent Awards, Selected
2018    AOP Student Award, Selected
2018    ISSP Mentorship with MacDonaldStrand
2018    Genesis Imaging Postgraduate Bursary, Nominated
2017    Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize, Longlisted

2019    RWA 167, Royal West of England Academy (September-December)
2019    Bloomberg New Contemporaries, Leeds Art Gallery (September-November)
2019    Paris Photo Carte Blanche Award, Gare Du Nord, Paris (November)
2019    Bloomberg New Contemporaries, South London Gallery (December)
2019    Magenta Foundation Flash Forward, Touring

2019    RPS International Exhibition 161, HIP Festival, Hull
2019    Pingyao International Photography Festival
2019    Kaunas Photo Star Award, Kaunas
2019    RPS International Exhibition 161, Municipal Gallery, Dublin
2019    RPS International Exhibition 161, RPS House, Bristol
2019    RPS International Exhibition 161, Midlands Art Centre, Birmingham
2019    Tellers, Martin Parr Foundation, Bristol
2019    Loophole, Arnolfini, Bristol
2018    Tblisi International Photo Festival ‘Night of Photography’, Tblisi
2018    AOP Student Awards, London
2018    Palm Photo Prize, London
2018    Foundations, Martin Parr Foundation, Bristol
2018    Revolv One, London
2017    Portrait Salon, London
2017    Raw Space, Bristol


2019    Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2019, Cornerhouse Publications
2018    OPEN, Bloom Publishing
2017    Catalogue, Portrait Salon
2017    Inside Out 001, I/O

Image: Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2019, Leeds Art Gallery, Courtesy New Contemporaries. Photography by Jules Lister.