Maria Ahmed uses collage to investigate historic and contemporary languages of photography, drawing on her ever-growing collection of digital and printed matter. Her work has been shortlisted for Belfast Photo Festival, Fotografia Europea + Skinnerboox award, Fiebre dummy award and Images Vevey book award and she was given Photofusion's Graduate Prize and Select Award.  Slips &Burns is her first solo exhibition.




TRACE Mentorship
2022
AARK Residency, Finland, August 2022
Kipya Ki? FORMAT/Fotea 8 April - 3 July 2022
Shortlisted Belfast Photofestiva
Shortlisted Fotografia Europea + Skinnerboox Book Award 
Shortlisted Fiebre Dummy Award 
Shortlisted Images Vevey Book Award 
Artist talk, Photofusion 
Photofusion Select Award 
London Creative Network 
Photofusion Graduate Prize 
Select 21 Photofusion  
Photofusion Salon 21 
Bruton Correspondence School
Artist talk, Photofusion
C4 Journal
Tied to Light Collective
Outlast journal
Photograd
Source
Artist Residency, KCC (now Morley)
Peter Stanley Memorial Award

Education:
MA Photography Arts, University of Westminster (Distinction) 
BA Hons English, Wadham College, University of Oxford


Contact:
mariaahmed17@hotmail.com