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Arthur Montgomery

My documentary photography aims to highlight people and places that are often unheard of or overlooked, exploring how ambiguity within images can be used to draw attention to environmental or social issues, with locations and people, attempting to show the extraordinary within the ordinary, where places seem unfamiliar, yet somehow recognisable.    

Graduated with a BA in Professional Photography from the University of Abertay in 2016, studied at Edinburgh College.


New Photographers Guild 2017-18

New Photographers Guild is a mentored photography programme preparing recent graduates for professional life beyond education

Royal Scottish Academy of Art & Architecture - Open Exhibition of Art

22 July 2017 - 1 October 2017

Drawing from artists across the whole of Scotland and beyond, this exhibition celebrated the variety of contemporary art practice.

Retina Student Showcase - Summerhall, Edinburgh, July 2017

Jill Todd Photographic Award 2016

Highly Commended for Jill Todd Photographic Award 2016

Exhibited in Edinburgh, Scotland and Derry, N. Ireland


AOP Student Photography Awards 2016

Shortlisted for the 'People' category in the AOP Student Photography Awards 2016

FreeRange 2016 Graduate Show

#Photography magazine said "... we were drawn to Arthur Montgomery's work for his beautiful use of light, which really added an extra element of intrigue to his series."



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