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the GUARDIAN – MY BEST SHOT

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2013/sep/12/maja-daniels-best-shot

News 12:12 12/05/2014 | No Comments |

A year in development 2014

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31.03.2014

The third year of Labyrinth’s anniversary exhibition A Year In Development opens this Thursday the 3rd of April.

I will be showing a picture taken in Sweden and it will be in great company amongst over 70 photographs, all shot on film throughout the last year. All hand printed by John McCarthy, curated by Clare Hewitt. Come!

 

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telerama commission – Bradford and the selfish giant

The Selfish Giant - Buttershaw Bradford

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18.12.2013

Telerama Magazine recently commissioned me to go to Bradford and photograph Conner Chapman and Shaun Thomas, the lead actors of Clio Barnards recent film “The Selfish Giant”.

Just like her previous film “The Arbor”, “The Selfish Giant” is based on a true story from the Neighborhood Buttershaw, using local residents as actors. Apart from meeting the film’s local stars we also wandered the streets of Buttershaw and Homlewood with its scrap metal business and racing horses and met the real people that has inspired Conner and Shaun’s characters.

I was thrilled to get to go behind the scenes of this beautiful film, if you haven’t yet seen it I can warmly recommend it.

News 20:09 18/12/2013 | No Comments |

Galerie polka, paris

01.11.2013

A few pictures from the ‘Mady & Monette’ exhibition at Galerie Polka in Paris last month, with Mady and Monette.

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News 23:15 01/11/2013 | No Comments |

Contour by Getty Portrait prize and exhibition at Galerie Polka

30.09.2013

I am very excited to have won the Contour by Getty Portrait prize with my project Mady & Monette. This means the project will be exhibited at Galerie Polka in Paris, opening the 10th of October. If you are in Paris then please join me, Mady and Monette at the opening!

Read more  HERE and HERE

News 17:38 30/09/2013 | No Comments |

Mady and Monette in New York Magazine

13.08.2013

The lovely people at New York Magazine commissioned me to go to Paris to shoot some new material with Mady and Monette for them. The accompanying piece, written by Mary-Kay Wilmers, is out in New York this week for their special fashion issue.

Click HERE to read the piece online.

News 11:25 13/08/2013 | No Comments |

slate and stare show interviews

13.05.2013

Slate.com ran a nice piece about my project with Mady & Monette recently – click HERE to read it.

Also, Emma Bowkett, picture editor at the FT Weekend Magazine, interviewed me following my small exhibition at Labyrinth this month – click HERE to read it.

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River Valley Vernacular in the FT weekend Magazine

13.04.2013

The first part of my ongoing project about Älvdalen, Sweden has been published in today’s FT Magazine (Financial Times’ weekend supplement) accompanied by a lovely text by Andrew Brown. Click HERE to read it.

News 21:53 04/05/2013 | No Comments |

Thresholds exhibition – Belfast Exposed


06.03.2013

I am excited to be part of this small group show along with five great and inspiring photographers. The show opens on the 14th of March in Belfast. Luke Stephenson, Peter Watkins, Tereza Zelenkova and myself will give a talk at the gallery on the 15th of March. If you are in Belfast then please join.

“The exhibition addresses the relationship between truth, fiction and fantasy that exists within documentary photography. The artists included in Thresholds are interested in documenting specific subjects and sites. The resulting images however, pose a challenge to our expectations of reality and resonate with the realm of the imaginary.”

Here is a link to the gallery’s website with some more info about the show.

News 12:49 06/03/2013 | No Comments |

A(nother) year in development

 

04.02.2013

Labytinth’s second anniversary exhibition is looming: A Year In Development, private view on Thursday 21st February.

This amazing photographic lab will be showing over 70 of their clients’ hand printed pictures shot solely on film throughout the last year. It will be a great show and I am pleased to have been given the honor to decorate the invitation card.

Exhibitors include Anastasia Taylor-Lind, Spencer Murphy, Laura Hynd, Zed Nelson, Jennifer Pattison, Ben Stockley, Clare Shilland, Tyrone Lebon, Kate Peters and many more. Hope to see you there.

News 17:09 04/02/2013 | No Comments |