Marianne MarpLondon is photographer, art director and artist. Her lens seeks to explore the paradoxes of life to get a glimpse of the essence of the human condition. Her work is an exploration of the space between fantasy and reality, mirrored and layered with humour, references and cultural commentary.
Her photography work has been shown at Voies Off the Opening Week of Les Rencontres d'Arles in France, Photo London, Somerset House, Tate Modern, TedxEastEnd in London and in New York at the Arte Institute, Foundation for Contemporary Art and Gallery See Exhibition Space. Published in The Guardian, The New York Times Style Magazine, T Qatar, Lensculture and Snapped Photography Magazine.
In 2017, Marianne had her first solo show in Dallas, Texas at tAd Gallery with the series: She Loves You, Yeah Yeah Yeah. Currently, her series Mi Casa es tu Casa can be seen in North America's largest traveling photography exhibition reaching 6 millions visitors in 8 cities across America and Canada.
She has been shortlisted for the Athens Photo Festival in 2016 and a finalist of UrbanPhotoFest 2016, and Lensculture Exposure Awards in 2018.
She holds a first class BA(Hons) in Contemporary Media Studies from University of Westminster in London and divides her time between London and Copenhagen, and is available for assignments worldwide.
2017 She Loves You, Yeah Yeah Yeah, tAd Gallery, Dallas
2019 Association of Photographers Awards Exhibition, London
2018 Voies Off, Best of Lensculture vol. 2 Screening, Les Recontres d'Arles
2018 Photo London, represented by Lensculture, Somerset House, London
2016 Re:Thinking The Street, Urban Photo Festival, Tate Modern, London
2016 A Place In-Between, Espacio Gallery, London
2014 Society Beyond Borders, TEDxEastEnd, London
2013 Gallery See Exhibition Space, Scope Art Fair, Miami
2013 Gallery See Exhibition Space, Long Island, New York
2013 Arte Institute, Foundation for Contemporary Art, New York
Awards & Nominations:
2019 Finalist of Association of Photographers Open Awards
2018 Finalist of Lensculture Exposure Awards
2016 Shortlisted for the Athens Photo Festival
2016 Finalist for the UrbanPhotoFest
2019 Association of Photographers Awards Book
2018 Lensculture Photo-book, Vol. 2
2018 Are We Europe - Annual Book
2017 Are We Europe Magazine x 2
2016 Al.Arte Magazine
2015 Project Gallery Cap Ferrat Magazine
2015 ART South AFRICA / Snapped Photography Magazine
2015 LensCulture: Editors Pick x 2
2014 The Guardian Newspaper
2014 LensCulture: Editors Pick
2014 The New York Times Style Magazine - T Qatar
2013 Khaleej’Esque - Gulf Magazine
2013 King of Junk - Magazine, Blurb Publishing
2013 GULF - Magazine, Blurb Publishing
2018 Sony and Ladies on Records
2016 Rigshospitalet (The Royal Hospital of Denmark)
2001 BA (Hons) Contemporary Media Practice, University of Westminster, London, UK