About

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Joe Habben is a photographer, filmmaker and artist based between Glasgow and Brighton, UK.

His recent projects have explored human intervention, social issues, globalisation, public space and the climate crisis.

Habben is a graduate from the Glasgow School of Art where he received a First Class BA (Hons) in Communication Design: Photography (2020).

An image from his latest project: ‘In Moleca’ won the Earth Photo 2020:
‘A Climate of Change’ category and was later published in VICE, The Guardian, BBC News and other media outlets.


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He recently worked on the short-film:
‘United We Stand’
commissioned by the Scottish Football Association (SFA) which documents United Glasgow FC, a club who campaign for refugees rights and champion the ideals of inclusivity and accessibility in Scottish football.

Read his recent interview with Glasgow Live here.

Contact: 

joehabben@hotmail.co.uk

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*Commercial portfolio available upon request.*







Awards:

Earth Photo: ‘A Climate of Change’ Category Winner 

BJP: Portrait of Britain 

Creative Review: Gradwatch 

EIZO Colour Student Award,
Shortlisted
 

Nationwide Degree Show,
Business of Fashion Curation

Clients:

Scottish Football Association

HeadGirl

The North Laine Runner

Comme Je Veux

The Point.

Exhibitions, Events & Talks:

Street Level Photoworks:
Futureproof (2020)

Odyssey, South West Collective (2020)

PhotoGrad (2020)

ds2020simulator (2020)

GSA Graduate Showcase (2020)

WIP Show, Glasgow School of Art (2020)

Untitled, The Old Hairdressers (2017)





Press:

VICE 

The Guardian

BBC News 

Glasgow Live 

Pupil Sphere

The Argus

Intern-mag 

CNN 

Public-Source XYZ

GSA Sustainability

FotoDocument 

Education:

First Class BA (Hons) Communication Design: Photography,
Glasgow School of Art (2020)

Semester Abroad, Ontario College of Art, Toronto, Canada (2018)

Art Foundation Diploma, Brighton City College (2016)

Publications & Features:

Random Access (2020)

Contested (2019)

Issues-mag (2019)

You Are Here (2018)



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