Laura San Segundo

1990, Madrid

Is a photographer with a background in Fine Arts and experience in different media including drawing, painting or video. She was part of the 89+ Marathon organized by Serpentine Galleries (London) in 2013 and her work has been selected in several awards including the contest Paisajes del Cuerpo that took place in the OpenPhoto festival during PHE2013. Some of the exhibitions where her work has been exhibited include [aprender, crear, investigar] at the Complutense University (Madrid) or The Peek Show at the Biscuit Factory (London) while she was studying in Camberwell College of Arts, and her first solo show takes place at the Centro para os Assuntos da Arte e Arquitectura in Guimarães (Portugal). In 2015 she wins the XIII Roberto Villagraz Scholarship of Photography to study a Master’s Degree, where she is also recipient of the award Futuro Al Betrayal, as one of the students with more future projection. In 2016 she is selected in the residency program at the studio DDZ (Madrid) and admitted into the PhD program in Fine Arts at the Complutense University (Madrid). She lives and works between Madrid and London.

Laura San Segundo

Work

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Exhibitions and publications

Solo Exhibition

2016
• Composiçoes, Centro para os Assuntos da Arte e Arquitectura, Guimarães


Group Exhibition

2017
• Fotoproyecciones, Enclave Pronillo, Santander
• 3/30 Constructio, Galería Cero, Madrid
• Cotidiano, Cuesta de Moyano, Madrid

2016
• Fotoproyectos 14, UnoNueve-EFTI, Madrid
• Hacia dónde mirar, MA group show, EFTI, Madrid
• Fotoproyectos 13, Festival Encontros da Imagen, Braga
• Modos de mirar, Mulafest (Festival of Urban Trends), Madrid

2015
• Of The Afternoon Pop-Up exhibition, Doomed Gallery, London
• Der Greif Guest-Room, Curated by Timothy Person
• La mujer y el mar, IV Edition Helie Memorial, Casa de la Cultura de Villena
 
2014
• [aprender, crear, investigar], UCM and Complutense Art Centre, Madrid
• Proyecto Nudo, Espacio Ciento y Pico, Madrid

2013
• 89+ SPBH Slideshow, 89plus Marathon, Serpentine Sackler Galleries, London
• Paisajes del Cuerpo, OpenPhoto, Photo España 2013, Alliance Française, Madrid
 
2011
The Peek Show, The Biscuit Factory, London
Camuflados, College of Fine Arts, Madrid

Awards and scholarships

2017
• Beca Cátedra Autric Tamayo para Descubrimientos PHE17, Madrid
• Finalista III Concurso Fotoproyecciones Santander Photo, Santander

2016
• Premio Futuro Al Betrayal. EFTI, Madrid
• Residencia creativa DDZ. Estudio David Díez, Madrid
• Mención especial IV Concurso One Shot Project: Recorridos Urbanos, Madrid
 
2015
• Ganadora XIII Beca Roberto Villagraz. EFTI, Madrid
• Finalista IV Concurso Internacional de Fotografía Helie Memorial. Alicante
 
2014
• Portfolio seleccionado. EFTI, Madrid
• Finalista XII Beca Roberto Villagraz. EFTI, Madrid
 
2013
• Seleccionada en 89+Marathon, Serpentine Galleries, Londres
• Finalista en Paisajes del Cuerpo, Alliance Française, Madrid

Education

2016/2019
PhD Program in Fine Arts. UCM, Madrid
 

2015/2016
Masters Degree in Contemporary Photography (Distinction). EFTI, Madrid

2008/2013
BA Fine Arts. UCM, Madrid

2010/2011
• BA (Hons) Photography (1 semester). Camberwell College of Arts, London