Spanish born photographer based in London.

Raquel Carro's practice explores stories and subjects that accentuate and solidify the transient intimacy of human nature.

Themes of society, individualism and isolation are present in her work as well as story telling. She mainly works in long term documentary projects supported by extensive research and portraiture photography.

 

EDUCATION

2016 MA Fine Art Photography. London College of Communication. London 

2014 Photography Summer Course. New York Film Academy. New York

2013 BA Contemporary Media Practice. University of Westminster. London.

2012 Exchange student programe. Hong Kong Baptist University. Hong Kong. 

 

PRIZES AND AWARDS

2017 Aesthetica Magazine Emerging Artist of the Year

2016 Photoworks Showcase and commendation

2015 2nd Place Best Photography at the East West Awards

2014 Artist in Residence EWAAC. Kyoto 

2013 First Place best Photography. Nikon UK Prize at the East-West Awards.

She is a member of the ‘Royal Photographic Society’.

 

EXHIBITIONS

2018 EWAEE (East West Artist Exchange Exhibition) Posk Gallery. London

2018 Barrio Latino Invited Artist. Jujus Bar and Stage. London. 

2017 East-West Award Artist Exchange. Group Exhibition. La galleria, Pall Mall. London. October

2017 EWAEE East West artist Exchange Exhibition. Group Exhibition. Posk Gallery. London. August

 2016 'Between the Cracks' MA Degree show.Ugly Duck. London. November

2016 Utopian Land. Interim show.Group Exhibition. London Colleague of Communication. London. March

2016Migrants, what does migration means to you? June 2016.Group Exhibition. Gallery on the corner.London

2016 East West Photography and Digital Arts. Group exhibition. Posk Gallery. London February

2015 East West Art Award Competition. Group Exhibition. La Galleria, Pall Mall (London) October

2015 Chelsea Town Hall. Group Exhibition. May

2014 East-West Artist Exchange Exhibition (Kyoto) – Artist in Residence

2013 East West Art Award Competition. La Galleria, Pall Mall (London) October

2013 Pool Party. Group Exhibition. The Albert (London) September

2013 Rhythms of a new open Cuba. Solo Exhibition. June

2013 Hybrid Minds. Group Exhibition. The Forum (London) June

 

RESIDENCIES

2014 EWAAC Kyoto