Peter Spurgeon is a photographer based in Bristol, UK. 

Exhibitions

2018   One Year Revolv,  Safehouse 1, London

2018   Absences LoosenArt, Millepiani,  Rome

2017   PHOTOMASTERS MA Exhibition, The Old Truman Brewery, London

2017   Photography on a Postcard, theprintspace, London

2017   Encontros da Imagem, Discovery Award collective projection, Braga

2017   Reclaim Photography Festival Autumn Exhibition, Light House Media Centre, Wolverhampton

2017   ESPY Photography Award, elysium gallery, Swansea

2017   Photo Scratch, Hotel Elephant, London

2017   Reclaim Photography Festival, Dudley

2016   LIP Annual Exhibition, Espacio Gallery, London

2016   USW MA Documentary Photography Graduation Show, West Wharf Gallery, Cardiff

Education

2016   MA Documentary Photography (Distinction) - University of South Wales (Newport)

Awards

2018   Zealous Emerge Photography Prize, shortlisted

2017   PhotogrVphy Grant (Conceptual), nominated 

2017   ESPY Photography Award, specially commended

2017   Remote Photo Festival series competition, shortlisted

2016   Source MA Graduate Photography Online, selected

Publications

2017   Shoot Film UK Issue 4: Open Theme

2017   Photography on a Postcard box sets

2017   Encontros da Imagem Discovery Award catalogue

2017   London Independent Photography magazine

2016   Source Magazine

2016   Decoy (self-published photobook dummy)

Media

2018   Ffotogallery Platform Instagram residency

2018   Itchy Silk

2018   Photoworks

2018   Photograd Photobook Spotlight

2018   PHOTO/FOTO

2018   Untitled Collective

2018   hiive

2017   of the land & us

2017   Shoot Film UK

2017   F-STOP magazine

2017   Lostthenfound

2017   Revolv Collective - online article and Instagram takeover

2017   phosmag

2017   PH Museum

2017   Landscape Stories (tumblr)   Landscape Stories (Facebook)

2017   Shoot Film UK

2016   Source Magazine Graduate Photography

2016   The Pupil Sphere

2016   theprintspace TRAJECTORY

Talks

2017   Illustrated talk about the Decoy project, London Metropolitan Archives

Events

2018   ACTIVATING THE ARCHIVE: Contemporary uses of Visual Archives, Arnolfini, Bristol

2017   Magnum Photos & BJP Publishing and Photobooks workshop, London

2017   Portfolio reviews at Belfast ExposedFORMATOFFSPRING Photo Meet and PhotoEspana Descubrimentos

2016   Magnum & BJP Professional Practice Weekend: Exhibitions & the Art Market, London

2016   WHY,HOW & WHY: Stretching exercises before book making with Ania Nelecka, part of Photobook Bristol

2015   Mark Power workshop at Gazebook photobook festival, Sicily

2012   Starting Points for Project Editing: Workshop with Tiffany Jones, Rivington Place, London

2011   Computational Design with Processing/toxiclibs workshop, Victoria & Albert Museum, London 

2010   Introduction to Large Format Photography with Nick Lockett workshop, Photofusion, London

2008   Simon Roberts workshop, The Camera Club, London

Using Format