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BRETT KILLINGTON MA ARPS

 

Contact Details:

8 Baden Rd, Bristol, BS59QE

brettkillington@gmail.com

07982129906

 

Web-site:

www.64stops.com

 

 

Education:

1986-1987   Basic Photography Royal NZ Air Force                   

1987-1988   Junior Photography Royal NZ Air Force                                           

1989-1990   Senior Photography Royal NZ Air Force                                        

2004-2005   Certificate of Education Oxford Brookes                        

2007-2009   MA in Photographic Studies Westminster University                         

 

Employment:

1986-1992   Photographer Royal NZ Air force                          

1993-1996   Freelance Photographer                

1997-1999   Colour Hand Printer    Pro-Lab   

1999-2004   Freelance Photographer

2005-2006   Photography Lecture Stroud College                 

1999-2016   Course Leader FE/ HE Photography Swindon College

1999-2016   Personal Tutor Swindon College

2006-Present Fine art Photography 64stops(own company)      

 

Funding:

Kiwi/ French Friendship Fund for Kiwi’s Underground Arras project

 

Articles:

Engineering Insight- Devils from Hell

RSA Review- Pix throw light on Tunnel Graffiti

Black & White photography- The Killing Fields

Heritage New Zealand- first Light

Ilford Press Room-  Ilford Photo Support World War I Photo Project

 

Commissions:

Images for New Zealand Tuneller’s memorial Waihi

Stamp for New Zealand 2016 WW1 Centenary Set.

 

 

Seminar participant:

Professional Practice- The Custard factory

War Royal- Photographic Society

Keynote speaker at photo fest symposium - Wolverhampton University.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Work purchased for Archives after Exhibitions 2017:

Canadian War Museum.

Arras Wellington Quarries Museum France.

Waiourau Army Museum New Zealand.

 

Group Exhibitions:

2007     Blue Room- Swindon

2008     Redfeast -Bristol                        

2008     RWA Open Photography- Bristol

2008     Part One- Salisbury                      

2009     Dying to know- London Ambika P3                        

2011     RWA Open Photography- Bristol

2012     Part Two- Salisbury

2015    500 Cook Island Soldiers Exhibition- Cook Island National Museum.

2015    Lest we Forget 500 Cook Islands Soldiers-Depot Artspace Gallery.

 

Solo Exhibitions:

Past

2007     Blue Room- Swindon

2010     Cold war- Bristol                        

2010     Underground- Wolverhampton University                  

2010     Silence- Bristol                        

2012     Arras Underground- Bristol    

2012     Kiwi’s Below- Swindon

2013     24hours- Swindon  

Future

2017      Arras Underground WW1- Arras Wellington Quarries, France.

2017      24 Hours Passchendaele- The Old Custard Factory, Belgium.

2017      Kiwis Underground WW1- Waiouru Army Museum, New Zealand.

2017      Kiwi Tunnellers WW1, Waihi Art Gallery, New Zealand

2017      Kiwis Underground WW1- Rotaura Museum. New Zealand.

2017      Canadians Underground graffiti – Canadian War Museum, Canada.

2017      American Underground Graffiti Underground WW1- bath, England.

2017      24 Hours Mesen- Town Hall, Belgium.

2017      24 hours Arras- Arras Wellington Quarries, France.

2017      24 Hours Passchendaele- Waiouru Army Museum, New Zealand.

 

 

 

 

Current projects:

24 Hour Battlefields WW1.

Kiwis Underground Arras WW1

Canadians/ Americans Underground WW1.

 

 

Project in development:

Trench line: walking the length of the Western Front. 770km.

 

Membership of Professional Institutes:

Royal Photographic Society

 

References:

Su Fahy

Head of Art & Photography

Wolverhampton University

S.Fahy@wlv.ac.uk

01902322690

 

Julie Smith

Course Leader Art & Design

Swindon College

juliesmith@swindon.ac.uk

07789890321