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Leon Chew Studio


Magazines: Christie's, L'Officiel, MDR, Monocle, National Geographic, New Statesman, Quest DE, Self Service, Surface, Wallpaper*, WSJ, Wired, The Wire.

Arts Clients: The Henry Moore Institute, RoveCars Kenny Schachter, The Royal Academy, Sculpture at Goodwood, Saatchi Gallery, Tate Galleries, Allen Jones RA.

Brand Clients: Audi UK, Dezeen, Hermés, HSBC, Gumball3000, Plumen, William & Son.



Leon Chew

Born on Tyneside in the North East of England. 

Lives and works in London.

University of the Arts London. MA Photography. 2011

RESIDENCIES

Vasarely Foundation, Aix en Provence, FR, August 2011


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015

Track Left:Enhance - Clerkenwell Green Gallery, London, UK

2014

Post Industrial Aesthetics (collaboration with Andrew Curtis) - Dark Matter Studio, London, UK

2013

Asphalt Black - PayneShurvell Gallery, London, UK


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

BIKINI State -The India Club, Strand International Hotel, London, UK

2017

In the Waiting Room - The Crypt Gallery
The Bloomsbury Festival Oct 2017.
Work: The India League, 4 works shown.

Nuclear Family - IBID Gallery, Los Angeles, Aug 2017.
Photobook project #2 commissioned by Kenny Schachter.

Manual - Art Basel 2017, Basel, Switzerland, Jun 2017.
Photobook project commissioned by Kenny Schachter for Art Basel.

Independence - The India Club, Strand International Hotel, London, UK

2016

Utopia - The India Club, Strand International Hotel, London, UK

2015

The Missing Sculptures of K.V. Krishna Menon -The India Club, Strand International Hotel, London, UK

Field Trip 7, International Lawns - DOMOBAAL, London, UK

2014

Floodwall III - exp12/exposure twelve gallery Berlin, DE

A Bright and Guilty Place - PayneShurvell offsite, The Hospital Club, London, UK

2012

Fotografie STILLS - Galerie Witteveen, Amsterdam, NL

2011

Your Garden Is Looking A Mess Could you Please Tidy It Up - PayneShurvell Gallery, London, UK

Curated by Andrew Curtis

MAP11 - London College of Communication, MA Fine Art Photography. UAL, London, UK

For Japan - Aperture Foundation, London, UK

2009

The Good Life - The Garden Museum, London, UK

Curated by Mary Guyatt

The Art Of Photography Show 2009, San Diego, USA 

Selected by Charlotte Cotton

2006

HYERES Festival of Fashion and Photography, Hyeres, FR

Selection panel including Kathy Ryan, Tony Chambers, Michelle Mallard