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NEW SENSATIONS: A CHANNEL 4 PRIZE FOR SAATCHI ONLINE 2010 UK GRADUATES

 
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Lorna Bottrill
(29 years old. Born in United Kingdom. Lives in: Newcastle)
Newcastle University

The historical development of photography produced a reputation for truth-telling and documenting 'what was'. Using this legacy I aim to draw attention to the significance of our human existence, through images that convey loss and a longing for something more in the everyday. A something that reveals our significance. "Living means leaving traces" - Walter Benjamin "All photographs are memento mori. To take a photograph ...[more]
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Work of art I would like to make

If chosen I would like to gain access to and photograph homes and businesses that have seen significant loss or change in recent history. The intention is not to merely describe changes that have taken place, but to identify subjects which point to an interest beyond themselves and also explore what is deemed to be 'significant'.
My Artworks (5)
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