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Hello, my name is Harri and I'm a Finnish urban photographer based in London. Always out and about, I seek to understand urban life through my camera. Having studied a BA and an MA at Goldsmiths College, I am now looking for more challenging and stimulating work to keep me occupied. I am always interested in hearing from other people so don't hesitate to contact me!
-First to arrive, last to leave, immediate point of contact for clients -Front of house role- dealing with deliveries, bookings, food orders, cleaning, reception duties, stock checks, petty cash and various other maintenance/ admin jobs -Sorting out lighting, photography and other equipment needed for shoots
-Worked directly under the gallery manager as an intern -Facilitate an efficient workplace and customer environment for all staff and visitors -Social media research for upcoming exhibitions -Staffing the gallery shop
-Maintain smooth working environment for client -Give tours around the venue for new clients, answer any location-based queries -Helping to set up and organise space according to the event throughout the day -Front of house and other maintenance duties
-Working individually and as a team to document various events- film screenings, Q&A sessions, meet and greets, and parties -Learning how to balance an individual work ethic within a group setting in an environment teeming with creative energy and numerous events
-Researched climate change skepticism in the UK -Read, analysed and collated information from books, articles, and other publications relevant to various existing projects -Organising large amounts of information onto a database -Exposure into how FOI (Freedom of Information) law works in practice -Learned how to access library archives for project research
-Frequent critique sessions with peers and tutors where several students would present recent work and discuss with others -Attended lectures and workshops held by professional photographers and visual artists currently working in the photography industry -Coursework required thorough inquiry into the convergence of academic theory and visual practice, related to disciplines as broad as urban studies, sociology, anthropology, ethics, psychology and geography -Dissertation topic: visualising psychogeography and modern urban life
-Attended lectures and seminars taught by leading industry professionals -Gained practical knowledge in Photography and Documentary film-making, and had access to state-of-the-art facilities and equipment -Modules included topics about popular culture, race/gender/sexuality and the media, the history and psychology of media, culture studies, epistemology and methodology in social science -Dissertation topic: analysis of hip-hop in the context of post-industrial Detroit