Aster Reem David

b. 1988, Pakistan.

Aster is a UK based artist using photography and writing as therapeutic tools to explore the themes of personal memory, identity and subjective issues surrounding mental health. Aster is also a nature-enthusiast and is on a personal journey to understand the complex issues surrounding climate change and environment through the medium of photography, drawing primary inspiration from the endangered yet ethereal beauty of nature.

Education

2016   BA Photography, University of Westminster, London (First Class Honours).
2014   BTEC HNC Diploma in Photography, City of Westminster College, London.
2011   Film & Darkroom Photography, Central Saint Martins, London.


Exhibitions

2016  Labyrinth, Free Range Shows, Truman Brewery, London.
2014  Morph, Off The Wall, The 9th Terrace Annual, London.
2014  Morph, Free Range Shows, Truman Brewery, London.
2014  Morph, no barking art biennale 2014 'Material World II', Espacio Gallery, London.

Publications

2016 'Labyrinth' featured interview on The Pupil Sphere (online).
2015 'Silent Chaos' No Barking Art magazine (print).
2014 'Emma McGuire' editorial feature, No Barking Art magazine (print).
2014 'Female Photographers Now' No Barking Art magazine (print).


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