About

 

Alexander Mourant (b. 1994, UK) is an artist based in London. His work has been included in publications such as FT Weekend Magazine, British Journal of Photography, Photograph, Unseen Magazine and The Greatest Magazine. Recent solo shows include Aomori at The Old Truman Brewery and Unseen Amsterdam, alongside group shows at Jersey Arts Centre and Peckham 24. Mourant is a recipient of grants from ArtHouse Jersey, Jersey Bursary and Arts Council England. He has won the Free Range Award and was recently nominated for Foam Paul Huf Award.

Education

2018 - 2020 Royal College of Art, MA Photography

2013 - 2017  Falmouth University, BA (Hons) Photography, First Class Honours

2008 - 2013 Bryanston School

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018 - Unseen Amsterdam, Aomori, Seen Fifteen Gallery

2018 - The Old Truman Brewery, Aomori

 

Group Exhibitions

2019 - Copeland Gallery, Where You Are Not: Tess Williams, Alexander Mourant, Maddie Rose Hills, Matilda Little, Florence Sweeney, Tom Pope, Simone Mudde and Katrina Russell-Adams

2019 - Unseen Amsterdam, To Feel its Touch, Seen Fifteen Gallery: Marianne Bjørnmyr and Alexander Mourant

2019 - Peckham 24, For Those Who Could See Beyond The Surface: Marianne Bjørnmyr, Tenzing Dakpa, Maja Daniels, Katrin Koenning, Raymond Meeks and Alexander Mourant

2019 - Royal College of Art, WIP

2018 - Chelsea Arts Club, Garden of Earthly Delights

2018 - Jersey Arts Centre, Retrospective Exhibition

2018 - The Old Truman Brewery, Photoworks presents ‘Collaborate’ at Free Range

2017 - The Old Truman Brewery, South West Graduate Photography Prize

2017 - CCA Galleries International, Summer Exhibition, with work from Aurelian

2017 - Royal Geographical Society, RAW Truth, Alexander Mourant and Andy Hughes for RAW Foundation

2017 - The Old Truman Brewery, Free Range

2016 - Mall Galleries, Bryanston Today

2016 - NCVO, London, The National Council for Voluntary Organisations and PhotoVoice Photography Prize

2015 - Berni Gallery, Jersey, The Original Student Art Exhibition

2015 - The Poly, Falmouth, End of Year Show

2015 - theprintspace, London, PhotoVoice Awards

2014 - CCA Galleries International, Jersey, Gallery Magazine: Student Awards

2014 - The Fish Factory, Falmouth, with Illumination Space and Modernist Ceramics

2014 - The Photography Gallery, Falmouth, with Illusionist Paradise and Illumination Space

 

Awards / Commissions

2019 - FT Weekend Magazine / Photo London, My London

2019 - Foam Paul Huf Award - Nomination

2017 - Free Range Award - Winner

2017 - Metro Imaging Award - Winner

2017 - South West Graduate Photography Prize - Finalist

2016 - The National Council for Voluntary Organisations and PhotoVoice Photography Prize - Finalist

2015 - Jersey Arts Centre's, Original Student Art Award - Winner

2015 - theprintspace, PhotoVoice Awards - Finalist

 

Lectures / Talks

2019 - Kingston University, Visiting Lecture

2019 - Copeland Gallery, On Blue and Photography: Panel discussion with Duncan Wooldridge, Tom Pope and Simone Mudde

2019 - Falmouth University, Visiting Lecture

2019 - University of Huddersfield, Visiting Lecture: Photography and Lived Experience

2019 - Peckham 24, Visualising Community: Panel discussion with Karen McQuaid, Marianne Bjørnmyr, D Wiafe and Max Miechowski

2018 - Kingston University, Visiting Lecture

2018 - The Old Truman Brewery, Aomori, In conversation with Professor Steve Macleod

2018 - Bryanston School, Visiting Lecture

 

Grants

2018 - ArtHouse Jersey - www.arthouse.je

2018 - Jersey Bursary - www.gov.je

2018 - Arts Council England - www.artscouncil.org.uk

2017 - ArtHouse Jersey - www.arthouse.je

 

Publications

2019 - Photograph, Jan/Feb, 30th Anniversary Special

2018 - The Greatest Magazine, Issue 14, The Lightness

2018 - Unseen Magazine, Issue 5, Aomori

2018 - Penguin Random House, Notes from the Fog: Ben Marcus

2017 - Source Photographic Review, no. 90, Aurelian

2017 - British Journal of Photography, no. 7862, Aurelian

2016 - Gallery Magazine: The APPETITE issue, no. 128, Out of Africa

2016 - Gallery Magazine: The PARTNERSHIPS issue, no. 127, Ethiopia and Kenya

2016 - Gallery Magazine: The SOLO issue, no. 126, Cairo to Cape Town: Africa's Plastic Footprint

2016 - PhotoVoice: Issue 3, Africa's Plastic Footprint

2015 - Gallery Magazine: Evolution Issue no. 116, Beauty in Rumination

2014 - Gallery Magazine: Jersey Style Magazine no.110, Blue Railing

Online Press (click to view)

Der Greif

COS magazine

photograph

METAL Magazine

Culture Trip

It's Nice That

Unseen Amsterdam

Photoworks

NOWNESS

Splash and Grab

Palm Studios*

Unveil'd

British Journal of Photography - I

British Journal of Photography - II

The Plantation Journal

iGNANT

AINT-BAD

Photograd

losthenfound

SIGH Journal

Source Magazine

PYLOT Magazine

TRIP Magazine

Geographical Magazine

Falmouth University

PhotoVoice: Reaching Cape Point

PhotoVoice: Masai: Africa's Plastic Footprint

PhotoVoice: Ethiopia & Kenya

PhotoVoice: Sudan: Africa's Plastic Footprint

PhotoVoice: Cairo to Cape Town: Africa's Plastic Footprint

 

Experience

2018 - Bill Brandt Archive / Archivist

2017 - Michael Hoppen Gallery / Archivist

2017 - Todd Hido, JH Engström and Margot Wallard. Atelier Smedsby / Paris 

2016 - Simon Roberts / Studio Assistant intern 

2015 - Nadav Kander / Studio Assistant intern

2014 - 2017 Andy Le Gresley / Assistant and Digital Editor 

 

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