Krasimira Butseva

Education

MA Photography - University of Portsmouth - Distinction

BA (Hons) Photography - University of Portsmouth - First Class Degree 


2016 - 2017


2013 - 2016



Awards

May 2018 - Shortlisted for The Royal Photographic Society's International Photography Exhibition 161

April 2018 - Shortlisted for ESSARTER Éditions: The Red Utopias book

March 2018 - MA Student Achievement Award 

May 2017 - Winner of the Ginnel Foto Fest Student Awards 

May 2017 - Santander Mobility Award

October 2016 - Selected for Brighton Photo Biennial Portfolio Reviews 

July 2016 - Shortlisted for Brighton Photo Fringe

June 2016 - Nominated for Aspex Platform Graduate Award 

June 2016 - BA (Hons) Visual Culture Award 

June 2016 - Ba (Hons) Student Achievement Award

May 2016 - APHE Photo Meet Bursary 


Selected exhibitions


Ongoing:

29th of September - 28th of October 2018 - Brighton Photo Fringe: Collective's Hubs, Phoenix Gallery


2018 - BLUNT: micro-exhibition - ACAVA Limehouse Open Studios, London

2018 - Not my art - 167 Place, Sofia, Bulgaria

2018 - Post memory - Lovech Fine art gallery, Lovech, Bulgaria 

2018 - Temporary Home Residency - London, UK

2017 - Photography on a Postcard - Theprintspace, London, UK

2017 - Transition Exhibition  - Night of Museums and Galleries Plovdiv 2017 - PLOVEDIV Gallery, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

2017 - Revolv Collective: Archives as Medium Four Corners Gallery, London, UK

2017 - Fragments Sticks Gallery, Gosport, UK

2017 - In Motion by Prototype - Societe General Express Bank, Sofia, Bulgaria

2017 - MA Photography Interim Exhibition - University of Portsmouth CCI Graduate Show, Portsmouth, UK

2017 - Ginnel Foto Fest Ipswich, UK

2017 - Photograd First Birthday Exhibition - University of Suffolk, Ipswich, UK

2016 - Uncertain States / Emergence - Photomonth London 2016 - Mile End Art Pavilion, London, UK

2016 - King's Theatre Residency Exhibition - Portsmouth, UK

2016 - Pingyao International Photography Festival - Pingyao, China

2016 - Brighton Photo Fringe 2016 - Brighton, UK

2016 - Aspex Platform Graduate Award 2016 Exhibition - Portsmouth, UK

2016 - Verge Exhibition - Hoxton Arches, London, UK

2016 - Bohemian Exhibition - Number 28 Albert Road, Portsmouth, UK

2015 - Albert Road Trail - Budd's Herbal Apothecary, Portsmouth, UK



Lectures & Presentations



2018 


Photography as a collaborative action workshop, School of Art and Design, BA (Hons) Photography graduates, University of Portsmouth, Menier Gallery, London, July 6.


Portfolio reviews, School of Art and Design, BA (Hons) Photography graduates, University of Portsmouth, Menier Gallery, London, July 5. 


First Monday, Brighton Photo Fringe, Artist Talk, Phoenix Gallery, Brighton, May 14.


Post Memory, session chair and panellist sponsored by Sofia Platform & Lovech City Council, Fine Art Gallery Lovech, Lovech, Bulgaria, March 13.


2016 - 2017

Alumni Symposium, School of Art and Design, Undergraduate and Postgraduate, University of Portsmouth, October 11.


Zine workshop, organiser and lead artist, Revolv Collective: Archives as Medium,Four Corners Film, London, September 8.


Portfolio reviews, School of Art and Design, BA (Hons) Photography, University of Portsmouth, April 2, 2017.


Tutorials and critiques, School of Art and Design, BA (Hons) Photography, University of Portsmouth, February 2, 2017.


Lecture and presentation, School of Art and Design, BA (Hons) Photography, University of Portsmouth, Lecture on Social Media in a photographer’s career, November 16, 2016.


Residencies

2018 - 2019 - LifeBoat Residency & Peer Mentoring Group by Artquest, London, UK

June 2018 - SPACE / LiveArtLocal Artist Residency, Fareham, UK

April 2018 - Temporary Home Artist Residency, London, UK 

July 2016 - King's Theatre Artist Residency, Portsmouth, UK 


Membership

A-n              London Independent Photography 

Live Art Local      


Instagram Takeovers

Metro Imaging

Ffotogalleryplatform

Photograd

Spectrum

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