VICTOR FRANKOWSKI
Photographer / Director

About —

Victor Frankowski is a commercial and documentary photographer based between London, Sydney and Ibiza .

Syndication —

Shutterstock

 

Selected Clients —

Levi’s
MAMA
Pernod Ricard
Samsung
Southbank Centre
Standart Magazine
UM Studios

 

Connect —

Instagram

 

 

Victor Frankowski has a background in photography and sociology, having earned his bachelor's at University of Sydney College of the Arts in Australia. After an extended break from education, he obtained a MA in Photography and Urban Cultures from Goldsmith University of London. Victor is a member of the International Visual Sociology Association and The Urban Photographers Association. He also tutors at the Australian Centre of Photography.

Working commercially in London since 2008, Victor now splits his time between UK, Europe and Australia. In 2011 he established his creative studio CONTENT which focuses on visual storytelling through photography and film. He is currently finishing his first feature documentary on food sustainability and furthering his work with environmental and climate focus .

Exhibitions:

Group Shows:

2017 - November - Urban Condition, Urban Photo Fest, London

2017 - October - Print Swap Exhibition, Printspace, London

2017 June - International Visual Sociology Association Conference - Urban Arctic: Kirkenes, Montreal

2017 - May - Visual Exhibition at Congress, Ryerson University, Toronto

2017  May - I.P.F Photography Prize, House of Vans, London

2016 November - Imprint of Space, Urban Photo Fest, London 

2016 March - Urban Pause, Laurie Grove Baths, London 

2014 May - Muse,  LuminArte Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2013 November - LuminArte Presents, LuminArte Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2013 September - Adventure and the Ocean, Harbour City, Hong Kong

2011 March – BAMM – A retrospective, Blackall Studios, London

2007 May – The Wall Young Artists, Bar Cleveland, Sydney

2007 March- Purple Sneakers Hits the Wall, Bar Cleveland, Sydney

2007 March – Purple Sneakers Social Photography Exhibition, China Heights Gallery, Sydney 

2006  July – Dreams and Other Obscurities, Newspace Gallery, Sydney

2005 November – Sydney Collage of the Arts Degree Show, Sydney 

2005 August – Forwards, Newspace Gallery, Sydney

2005  June – Outsiders Exhibition, Malmo, Sweden

 

Solo Shows 

2017 November - Urban Arctic: Kirkenes and Industrial Postcards - Terminal B,

Kirkenes, Norway

2012 March - Printed, Luminarte Gallery, Dallas

2011 December – London Coffee Book, 18 Hewett St, London

2010 September – Party and Bullshit, Tapped and Packed, London

2007 April – Vic Hits the Wall, Bar Cleveland, Sydney

2006  October– Abstraction of Berlin/Drawn City, Exit Gallery,  Sydney

 

Awards and Residencies

2018 The Jon Reiger Award - Exceptional Graduate Work in Visual Sociology 

2017 The Calotte Academy (Travel Scholarship)

2017 BAR International (A.i.R) , Kirkenes, Norway

2005 Zelda Stedman Young Artist Award (Travel Scholarship)

 

 

Conference Presentations

2017 The International Congress of Arctic Social Science, Umea - Urban Arctic: Kirkenes

2017 The Calotte Academy - Urban Arctic Visual Survey Part 1: Kirkenes

2017 International Visual Sociologist Association, Montreal - Visually Framing Atypical

Settlement: Kirkenes

2016 International Visual Sociologist Association, Lillehammer - Visual Survey of Urban Arctic

Development

 

Workshops Co-ordination

2017 Digital Content Production - East Sussex University

2016 Festival Photography Workshop - Goldsmith College,  University of London 

2015 Festival Content Creation - Reading University