Self-Portrait in the Studio

 

PUBLICATIONS 

ultra: PINK issue one: connections July 2018 

#Photography Magazine issue 22 May 2018

NO:WE Magazine April 2018 

Ditto Magazine issue one April 2018 

Siege Magazine issue one March 2018

Grrrlizm zine issue one: womanhood March 2018 

EXHIBITIONS

This is ‘The Female Gaze’, Goodstock Manchester, November 2018

The Travelling Heritage Bureau, HOME Manchester, June 2018  

Represent! Voices 100 Years On, People’s History Museum, June 2018

Route, The Holden Gallery, Manchester, June 2018

Rendition, Caustic Coastal Salford, May 2017 

EVENTS

Grrrlizm Arts Fest, Common Manchester, 1st May 2018 

Grrrlizm Zine Launch, Common Manchester, 13th March 2018 

COMISSIONS

Base Lift 

The Pankhurst Centre 

Digital Women's Archive North CIC

About

2018 graduate from Manchester School of Art with a BA (HONS) Photography. Amy is passionate about fashion media, creative writing and print publications. She is currently working as a Personal Stylist at Debenhams Leeds.

Her passion for visual culture is not limited to photography; she enjoys organising events, curating print publications and exhibitions, styling models and set design, visual merchandising, creating design content for websites and social media.

Events and exhibitions that Amy has been a part of and organised have been sponsored by companies such as Bumble, Three Rivers Gin, Arts Council. In addition, her events have supported local artists and charities, such as Every Month, The Pankhurst Centre and Manchester Women’s Aid.

Amy works as a stylist, retoucher, curator and art director in addition to photography. Her exceptional communication and people skills allow her to work well with clients and within a creative team. She cares about the representation of the intersectional female experience in her personal and commercial projects. 

Amy is available for both conceptual and commercial work. Please contact a.smithers@outlook.com for enquiries, availability and rates.

Founder of Grrrlizm; a Manchester-based platform celebrating creative grrrlz and curator of the Grrrlizm zine.