Hey, I am Piotr. I feel like I photograph ideas rather than people. You will find people on almost all of my photographs but often it's not about something broader than them. I feel like a conceptual photographer. Had the luck to be selected for: Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2019 exhibition in The National Portrait Gallery, London. Breakthrough Award 2016 by The British Journal of Photography/Winner Creative Review Magazine The Photography Annual 2015; The Catlin Guide 2015|New Artists in the UK; International Print Exhibition 158 & 159 by The Royal Photographic Society; The Renaissance Photography Prize at Getty Images Gallery 2017 and 2017/ finalist; Flash Forward 2016 and 2017 by The Magenta Foundation/ book/ “Flash Forward 2016 Emerging photographers from Canada, the United Kingdom & the United States" +2017 Magnum Swap Shop by Magnum Photos; Magnum Photos 70 with David Hurn & Martin Parr, 2017 Saatchi Screen project at Saatchi Gallery/ London 2019 Go https://www.piotrkarpinski.com/ for a full list. Visit my inst at https://www.instagram.com/karpinski_pi/ +Locked Pro Plan feature
Working on personal photography projects and occasional assignments/ selected for : Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2019 exhibition in The National Portrait Gallery, London 2019-2020. Saatchi Screen at The Saatchi Gallery/ London 2019. Portrait of Britain 2018/ Winner/ Nationwide exhibition by The British Journal of Photography + Portrait of Britain 2018 book feature by Hoxton Mini Press Palm Photo Prize 2018/ House of Vans/ London 2018 Photography On A Postcard at Photo London 2018/ Somerset House/ London 2018 + Renaissance Photography Prize 2017/ Getty Images Gallery/ London 2017 + Magnum Swap Shop by Magnum Photos; Magnum Photos 70 with David Hurn & Martin Parr/ The Printspace/ London 2017 + Independent Photography Festival/ IPF/ House of Vans/ London 2017 + Flash Forward 2017 by The Magenta Foundation/ book/ “Flash Forward 2017 Emerging photographers from Canada, the United Kingdom & the United States" + Breakthrough Award 2016 by The British Journal of Photography/ Single Image Graduate Category Winner & Breakthrough Award 2016 Exhibition by the BJP/ Old Truman Brewery/ London 2016 + Renaissance Photography Prize 2016/ Finalist/ Getty Images Gallery/ London 2016 + Flash Forward 2016 by The Magenta Foundation/ book/ “Flash Forward 2016 Emerging photographers from Canada, the United Kingdom & the United States" + Photo-Open 2016/ RichMix Cinema/ Shoredich/ London 2016 + International Print Exhibition 159/ The Royal Photographic Society/ The Royal Albert Hall and various UK and Ireland venues/ 2016-2017 + Portrait Salon 2016/ Metro Imaging/ London 2016 + Graduate Art&Design Exhibition/ Candid Gallery/ London 2016 + The Photography Annual 2015 by The Creative Review Magazine + The Catlin Guide 2015|New Artists in the UK/ book + International Print Exhibition 158/ The Royal Photographic Society/ The Royal Albert Hall and various UK and Ireland venues/ 2015-2016 + Photomonth East London International Photography Festival 2015/ Solo Show: “Let’s Talk about Life & Death Darling” St.James The Great Church/ London 2015 + Photo-Open 2015/ RichMix Cinema/ Shoredich/ London 2015 + PhotoVoice Awards/ Autumn Edition 2015/ The Printspace/ London 2015 + Portrait Salon 2015/ The Embassy Tea Gallery/ London 2015 + The Other Art Fair/ Oct2015 edition/ The Old Truman Brewery/ London 2015 + Candid Art Trust Spring Salon/ Candid Art Trust Gallery/ London 2015 + Blooom Awards by Warsteiner 2015/ Shortlisted for nomination + +Features/ Middlesex University Art & Design Degree Show/ Old Truman Brewery/ London 2014
Photographer. Fashion, portraiture and family photography. Work in a busy make over photography studio at Shoredich. Developing portfolio for models at the beginning of their carer as well as updating portfolio of experienced models. Portraiture and family Photography. Working at this place required great organization and fast style of work as a photographer and organizer.
First line photography assistant for Paulina Otylie Surys and her following projects » AnotherMan- issue 16 / The British Journal of Photography- September 2012 issue / Twill magazine- issue 15 / Drome magazine- issue 20 / Collaboration- issue 1 / GQ and Times magazines- SS13 for Angelo Galasso.
Selected for Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2019 exhibition in The National Portrait Gallery, London 7.11.2019-16.02.2020
100 Portrait of Britain 2019 winners will have their work exhibited on JCDecaux screens nationwide, on bus stops, high streets and in train stations, as part of the biggest exhibition of contemporary portraiture ever held in Britain, for one month in September 2018.The 200 shortlisted images has been featured in the first ever Portrait of Britain book, published by Hoxton Mini Press and distributed worldwide.
Selected for The International Print Exhibition 158 and consecutive 159 by The Royal Photography Society- The Royal Albert Hall and various UK and Ireland venues/2015-2016 & 2016-2017
The Renaissance Photography Prize 2016 shortlist - Exhibition at Getty Images Gallery / 09.2017 London http://www.renaissancephotography.org/
Flash Forward 2017 book by The Magenta Foundation. "Flash Forward 2017, Emerging photographers from Canada, the United Kingdom & the United States"
The Renaissance Photography Prize 2016 finalist - Exhibition at Getty Images Gallery / 09.2016 London http://www.renaissancephotography.org/
Breakthrough Award 2016 by The British Journal of Photography magazine. http://www.bjp-online.com/2016/06/breakthrough-awards-2016-winners/
Flash Forward 2016 book by The Magenta Foundation. "Flash Forward 2016, Emerging photographers from Canada, the United Kingdom & the United States"
Creative Review The Photography Annual publication showcases the best in commercial photography and finest photographers
The Catlin Guide is an introduction to the 40 most promising new graduate artists in the UK, recommended by a wide survey of curators, art writers, collectors, gallerists and course tutors. Each individual profile features a Q&A interview about future exhibitions, projects and aspirations for 2015. Printed annually, each edition exhibits the artists