About Elli Asker

Elli is an awarded photographer based in Sweden. She has lived and workedI in Spain, USA and combine travel with a passion for photography. Elli studied with Dimitri Bogachuk at Kiev's School of Photography, in the Ukraine. Hold a Bachelor degree in Political science. She is an advocate for the positive influence which creative practice can have. Her own story is one of immigration prompted by traumatic persecution in my home country and photography has been a way to cope with anxiety and the effects of PTSD.

Elli Asker’s photography is influenced by both classical cinema and painting, reflecting the color fields of Impressionist, Post-Impressionist and Expressionist artists along with the sophisticated aesthetics of directors such as Tarkovsky, Bergman, Fellini and Almodovar. In her work she seek to create photographs that can communicate the emotion associated with our shared experiences, building a connection with the viewer.

Awards

  • 2022 - Budapest Budapest International Foto Awards , Honorable Mention, Category Architecture, Buildings

  • 2022 - Budapest Budapest International Foto Awards , Honorable Mention, Category Fine Art, Still Life

  • 2022 - ND Awards, Honorable Mention, Category Fine Art, Nudes 

  • 2022 - ND Awards, Honorable Mention, Category Fine Art, Other

  • 2022 - Prix de la Photographie (PX3), State of the World, Curator Selection Winner

  • 2022 - International Photography Awards (IPA)  - 3-rd Winning Placement, Category: Advertising , Other

  • 2022 - International Photography Awards (IPA)  - Honorable Mention, Category: Fine Art - Abstract

  • 2022 - reFocus Awards,  One Shot Photo Contest, - Honorable Mention and People's Vote

  • 2022 - International Photography Awards (IPA)  - Official Selection in 6 different categories including: Fine Art Minimalism, Fine Art Abstract, Architecture.

  • 2022 - MonoVisions Photography Awards - Category - Photojournalism/Series, Honorable Mentions

  • 2022 - MonoVisions Photography Awards - Category: Abstract /Series, Honorable Mentions

  • 2022 - MonoVisions Photography Awards - Category: Abstract /Single, Honorable Mentions

  • 2022 - MonoVisions Photography Awards - Category: Abstract /Single, Honorable Mentions

  • 2022 - International Photography Awards (IPA) One Shot - Color - Abstract- Jury Top 5, Honorable Mention 

  • 2022 - International Photography Awards (IPA) One Shot - Color - Abstract- Official Selection, Honorable Mention

Selected exhibitions

  • 2022 - ArtDoc Photography Magazine, Image & Identity 

  • 2022 - Paris Photo Prize (PX3) exhibition State of the World 

  • 2022 - Tress, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, Vermont, USA /Juror: Wendi Schneider (online)

  • 2022 - Shadows & Light, The Glasgow gallery of photography, Glasgow, UK (online)

  • 2022 - Quiet Landscape, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, Vermont, USA / Juror: Jacob and Alissa Hessler

  • 2022 - International Photography, The Glasgow gallery of photography, Glasgow, UK 

Publications

 

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