David Severn is a documentary and editorial photographer based in Nottingham, UK. His work is concerned with working class culture and the places associated with it. David’s photographs have been exhibited nationally and internationally. Recently David was selected as a winner of the Magnum Photos ‘30 under 30’ award, an international competition open to documentary photographers under 30 years of age covering social issues. 

His work was featured in the British Journal of Photography; Portrait of Britain national exhibition in 2016 & 2017. This will be a great opportunity to see David's his newest work and book which is due to be published October 2018.


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