2018 (April) 200h Yoga Instructor Course, Begnas Lake, Nepal.

2018 (Jan - Feb) Choreography course held by Seke Chimutengwende, Siobhan Davies, London, UK.

2015 - 2017 MA Photography, Royal College of Art, London, UK

2012 – 2015 BA (Hons) Photography, London College of Communication, London, UK.

2011 – 2012 Foundation Diploma Art and Design, Graphic Design, Central Saint Martins, London, UK.


2019 - SÍM Korpúlfsstaðir residency, Reykavik, Iceland.

2019 - The Arctic Circle, art residency on tall ship travelling from Svalbard to the Arctic circle. 

2018 - TAKING HOLD - THE DOUBLE BRIDGE, residency led by Phoebe Davies at PRAKSIS with events held in collaboration with Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway. 

2018 - Studio4 Residency at Chisenhale Studios, London, UK.

2016 - Arts Letters & Numbers, Albany, New York, US


2018 - Longlisted for Berlin Art Prize

2016 - Otto and Charlotte Mannheimer foundation 

Ongoing projects/collaborations

2018 - ongoing; member of Lacuna Lab, Berlin, Germany.

2018 (June)- Workshop for children exploring limitations between the cognitive and physical body through exercises in language and movement. This was part of her Chisenhale Studio 4 residency.

2018 - Text featured in Still Life Magazine, print and online

2017 – ongoing; Photographys' Gallery: Selected for ArtQuest's Photography Peer Group Forum

2017 - ongoing: Founder and editor of NON, an online platform for discourses and texts around ideas of the non-image, non-object and non-form with invited writers/artists.

Selected Exhibitions

Group exibition, Field(s), 8 - 18th November, Sluice, London, UK.

Solo exhibition, Clench, 10 - 17th October, Leeds, UK.

Support Structure exhibited as part of Landskrona Photography Festival, Sweden, September 2018.

Chisenhale Art Place, four workshops in May and five performances and installations in June as part of Chisenhale studio 4 residency, London, UK.

Group exhibition, Emerge/ncy, Galerie Mausefalle, as part of Transmediale Vorspiel 2018. Berlin, 20-21st January.

Solo exhibition A Corner With Emma Bäcklund, curated by Trine Stephenson, A Corner With, London, UK, 5 - 12 October, 2017

Group exhibition Making It Real: Analogue LDN at Ugly Duck, Tanner st, 6 - 8 October, 2017, London, UK.

Degree show, MA Photography, Royal College of art, 23 - 30 June, 2017.

Group exhibition: At Home She’s a Tourist, curated by Tom Lovelace, Copeland Gallery, London, 19th – 21st May 2017 (with tours for Photo London VIP, The Photographers’ Gallery and Tate Patrons)

Tate Modern, Offprint London, self-published book Curved Spine, London, UK. 2017. (19 - 21 May) 

Brighton Photo Fringe. S.KIN Journal, group exhibition; The Unfold, Brighton, UK. 2016

Tate Modern, Offprint London, self-published book Moving Mountains, London, UK. 2016. (20 - 22 May) 

Aether, group exhibition with the body of work; Miniature Worlds, Imperial College, London, UK. 2016 (29 April - 23 May)

Self published book To Become Invisible (The Flux of Disappearance), part of Paper|Publication|Performance, Lychee One Gallery, London, UK, 2016 (15 April - 13 May)

Work in Progress show, Royal College of Art, London, UK, February, 2016

Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China, 2015.

The Kitchen Gallery, London, UK. 2015

Tate Modern, Offprint London, self-published book Phantom Limbs, London, UK, 2015

BA Degree show, London College of Communication, London, UK, 2015.

Nursery Gallery, London College of Communication, London, UK, 2014

The Embassy Tea Gallery, group show. London, UK, 2013

Selected press

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