David Uzochukwu is an artist living in Berlin. Originally from Austria, he grew up elsewhere. Early on, he delved into self portraiture. 

Selected publications include Wonderland, Clash, and Numéro. Selected clients include Dior, Marvel, Nike, and the World Wildlife Fund.

Selected group shows

2018 - Vogue Italia: When Ethics meets Aesthetics. Leica Galerie. Milan, Italy

2018 - OFF Biennale Dakar: Bridge. La Villa Rouge. Dakar, Senegal

2018 - Transparent. Lovelace. Munich, Germany

2018 - Songes d’hier, Rêveries du présent. Musée de la Photographie de Saint-Louis. Saint-Louis, Senegal

2017 - Portraits. Hangar Art Center. Brussels, Belgium

2017 - Portraits. A Relief Exhibition. Atelier Relief. Brussels, Belgium

2017 - Where Future Beats. Casello Ovest di Porta Venezia. Venice, Italy

2016 - Rituals and Performance: Inherent Risk. Lagos Photo Festival. Lagos, Nigeria

2016 - Dey Your Lane! Bozar. Brussels, Belgium

2016 - Whispering Stills. Never Apart. Montréal, Canada

2016 - Africa Salon. Yale School of Art. New Haven, Connecticut

2016 - Unlocked. ATOPOS CVC. Athens, Greece

2015 - EyeEm Festival. Soho House Toronto. Toronto, Canada

2014 - Flickr: 20 Under 20. Milk Studios. New York, New York

2014 - EyeEm Festival. Roppongi Hills. Tokyo, Japan

2014 - EyeEm Festival. Tokyo Institute of Photography. Tokyo, Japan

2014 - EyeEm Festival. Art Basel Miami: The Lab. Miami, Florida

2014 - EyeEm Festival. Alte Teppichfabrik. Berlin, Germany

2014 - FOM Foto Maastricht. 6211 kunstkwartier. Maastricht, The Netherlands


Collections

Musée de la Photographie de Saint-Louis. Saint-Louis, Senegal

Selected press

2018 - Kinfolk. A prolific photographer comes of age

2018 - i-D. how to make a powerful image with 19-year-old wunderkind david uzochukwu

2018 - W Magazine. The 7 Photographers Proving That the Self-Portrait Is 2018's Most Exciting Genre

2017 - It's Nice That. David Uzochukwu: the 18-year-old photographer already shooting for Nike

2017 - Dazed. Meeting the 18-year-old photographer who just shot FKA twigs

2016 - Instagram. The Strength and Fragility of @daviduzochukwu’s Portraits

2016 - Okayafrica. Meet 17-Year-Old Austro-Nigerian Photo Genius David Uzochukwu

2015 - EyeEm. Going Pro at 16

2014 - D'Lëtzebuerger Land. Die Farben der Melancholie

2014 - Boost Nu

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