About

Elliott Wilcox is a London based, British photographer who studied MA Photographic Studies at the University of Westminster. He has been the recipient of several awards including a Judges Award at the Nikon Discovery Awards and a New York Photo Award. He also won a prestigious Lucie Award for the Discovery of the Year at the International Photography Awards.

He has exhibited internationally and in the UK. His first major series 'Courts' was part of the show ‘PRUNE – Abstracting Reality’ at FOAM Gallery Amsterdam with guest curator Kathy Ryan, editor of the New York Times Magazine. He was also part of the BBC’s documentary series – School of Saatchi. His art work beat thousands of emerging art talents to the top ten artists and only photographer involved in the show.

Elliott has had three major solo shows at the Bau-Xi Photo Gallery Toronto and dnj Gallery Los Angeles for his series, Courts and Walls.

He continues to develop his photographic practice and push the boundaries of his medium.


EXHIBITIONS


Solo Shows

02.2012 Bau-Xi Photo Gallery Toronto, Canada - the series 'Walls'.

06.2011 dnj Gallery Los Angeles, USA - the series 'Courts'.

05.2011 Bau-Xi Gallery Vancouver, Canada - the series 'Courts'.

01.2011 Bau-Xi Photo Gallery Toronto, Canada - the series 'Courts'.


Group Shows

10.2014 Affordable Art Fair, Battersea London - Group Show.

04.2014 Room 8 Gallery Sao Paulo, Brazil - Group Show.

01.2014 Crane Kalman Brighton, London - Affordable Art Fair.

12.2013 Bau-Xi Photo Gallery Toronto, Canada - 1/1 Group Show.

12.2012 Bau-Xi Photo Gallery Toronto, Canada - 1/1 Group Show.

01.2012 Charlie Smith Gallery London - Objectified Group Show.

11.2011 Bau-Xi Photo Gallery Toronto, Canada - 1/1 Group Show.

08.2011 Primitive London - Ward Magazine Exhibition - Group show.

02.2011 The Oubliette London - Re:Control - Group show.

09.2010 P3 University of Westminster London - Light-sensitive - MA final show.

09.2010 Winsor House London - Untitled St James's - Group show.

05.2010 Newport Museum - Experimentality - Alumni group show.

05.2010 Griffin Photography Museum Boston - Flash Forward Magenta Foundation exhibition.

03.2010 20 Hoxton Square London - MurmurArt group show.

11.2009 FotoWeek Central 4 Washington DC - Flash Forward Magenta Foundation exhibition.

09.2009 Lennox Contemporary Toronto - Flash Forward Magenta Foundation exhibition.

09.2009 FOAM Fotografhie Museum Amsterdam - PRUNE - Abstracting Reality.

09.2009 Getty Gallery London - IPG/Terry O’Neil Awards.

02.2009 Crane Kalman Brighton - Annual Graduate Showcase.

10.2008 Catalyst Arts Belfast - Annual Student Show.

10.2008 Singapore International Photography Festival 2008

06.2008 Ffotogallery Penarth - Brink publication launch.

06.2008 Brink La Viande Gallery, London - Brink publication launch.

05.2008 University of Wales, Newport - Graduate BA Final Show.

05.2007 Turner House Newport - Look Out group show.


AWARDS

2011 London International Creative Awards - Winner.

2009 Lucie Awards/International Photography Awards - Winner of the Discovery of the Year Award.

2009 International Photo Awards - Winner of the Fine Art Category and Finalist for Discovery Of The Year Award.

2009 IPG/Terry O’Neil Award

2009 Flash Forward – Emerging Photographers 2009

2009 PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris - 2nd Prize Advertising (Other Category)

2009 New York Photography Festival - Selected Student Fine Art Series Winner.

2009 Flash Forward - Emerging Photographers 2009 - UK winner.

2009 BBCs Saatchi School of Art - Short-listed, Top 10 for emerging British Artists and part of the BBC2 televised documentary series.

2008 Nikon Discovery Awards - Winner of Judges Award in the Nikon Discovery Awards.

2008 ARUP Purchase Award - Winner.

2008 Singapore International Photography Festival - Winner.


EDUCATION

2010 MA Photographic Studies, Westminster University.

2008 BA Hons Photographic Art, University of Wales, Newport