Benjamin Swanson

t: +44 (0) 7447 650447


BA Hons Photography. Nottingham Trent University. Nottingham 2011- First Class Honours

Foundation Degree Fine Art& Sculpture. Leicester College, Leicester 2009-2010- Distinction

Experience and Assists

Freelance at Wellcom London 2014
Gareth Sambridge 2014
Jamie McGregor-Smith 2014
Fabio De Paola Photography 2013
Editor of Field Notes & Exploration Publication. (Max Kandhola) 2013
Melinda Gibson: The Photograph as Contemporary Art Book Launch Assist 2013
John O’neall Videography Nottingham 2012
Michael Bodiam Photography London 2012-Current
Sam Hofman Photography London 2012
Thomas Brown Photography London 2012
Degenerate Art Publication W/Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin. 2012
Blogger for Photography in Nottingham University Blog 2012
Self-Publish Be Happy. 2012
Sarah Parker Set Design-London 2012
Brendan Baker& Daniel Evans London 2011-current
Chris Burks. Wellington, New Zealand. 2011
Junior Photographer at Scene Photography Nottingham 2011-Current
Intern. Martyn Roberts (BA, MFA) University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. 2011


Genesis Portfolio Awards Winner 2014
Source Final Selection Graduates 2014
British Journal of Photography 'Ones to Watch' Graduates 2014

Clients/Worked for

Dezeen Watch Store
British Vogue
Another Magazine
Wallpaper Magazine
Esquire Magazine
Voltra Footwear
Store 21
Used Magazine
The Financial Times
Law Magazine
Mr Porter

Published (Limited print edition)
I like this blog
Spleen Magazine
Another Magazine
Paper Journal
Its Nice That
Wandering Bears
Tuesday Takeover WB/Art Rebels
Zakary Shavlie’s Lion Reef
Art Rebels
Yume To Akumu
This isn’t us
Voight Kampff Magazine
Phases Mag
Esquire Magazine
Perspective Indie Photobook Library Washington DC
Nottingham Trent catalogue 2012
Goldmine- self published publication.2012
Gallery- Self published publication 2013
Source Magazine Summer Edition, 2014
British Journal of Photography August 2014


Vetsch. Gallery 12. Leicester. 2012
Summer Solstice, Great Eastern Bear Gallery, London, 2012
Goldmine book release & exhibition. The Orange Tree. Nottingham. 2012
172m2 At The Nottingham Workshop 2013
Limitd at 13th Note, Glasgow. 2013
Trongate 103 Centre for the Arts and Creativity, Glasgow. 2013
89+ at Serpentine Gallery, London. 2013
Bohunk Institute, Nottingham. 2014
Orange Tree, Leicester. 2014
Free Range, Old Truman Brewery, London, 2014
Conveyer "Alchemy" group show @ NYC Art Book fair, New York. 2014.