THRESHOLD 2018 Winners

21.09.2018

We would like to thank all those who took part in our first annual student competition: THRESHOLD, and particularly to our judges: Metro’s own Steve Macleod, Artist and Curator Carole Evans, and Documentary Photographer Owen Harvey.

For those of you who missed our Front of House pop-up exhibition, we’re pleased to announce our three 2018 THRESHOLD Prize Winners!


FIRST PRIZE: JAMIE E. MURRAY
Winning a 12 month, individually tailored Mentorship at Metro Imaging & £1000 production credit to spend on Bespoke Services.

Jamie E. Murray is based in South West England and is currently studying on his MA at UWE, Bristol.He is currently photographing around places such as naval ships, prisons and schools. Jamie is also part of The Independent AIR and IO Collective.

Read our full interview with Jamie here.


PEOPLE’S CHOICE: MOLLY BUDD
Winning x1 Bespoke Printing session with an expert technician, x10 16×12” Bespoke Digital C-type Prints worth £370.00 & a one-to-one  career development session.

Molly Budd is based in Cornwall and South London, and recently graduated from BA (Hons) Photography at Falmouth University (2015-18). Molly’s work focuses on the human form and photographic experiments.


HONOURABLE MENTION: MELANIE KING
Winning £50 worth of B&W film, plus a £50 Metro Imaging voucher to spend on Bespoke Services.

Melanie King is an artist and curator with a specific focus on astronomy.  She is co-Director of super/colliderLumen Studios and the London Alternative Photography Collective. Melanie is currently studying towards a practice based PhD in Fine Art at the Royal College of Art (see Melanie’s research blog here). She is a graduate of the MA in Art and Science at Central Saint Martins and the BA Fine Art at Leeds Art University. Melanie is an external member of the Photography and the Archive Research Centre at London College of Communication, University of the Arts London. Melanie is also a member of ITACCUS, the Committee for the Cultural Utilisation of Space.


SHORTLIST WINNERS
Winning a £50 Metro Imaging voucher to spend on Bespoke Services.

Inese Golde
China Hopson
Caterina Lombardi
Laura Robinson

 

IMAGES ©
1. Jamie E. Murray, Soul
2. Molly Budd, The Chair is Touching the Wall
3. Melanie King, Ancient Light – Atina, Italy