Tom Roche


Photographer and Book designer based in Bristol, UK.

e: [email protected]
p: +44 (0) 7984 797 337

For design work, please visit rocheknows studio

CV

Education

2019
MA Photography – University of the West of England – September 2019 – Onwards

2018
BA (Hons) Photography – University of the West of England – 1st Class Honours


Group Exhibitions

2018

  1. Clay Degree show, Free Range. London, UK
  2. Clay Degree show, UWE Bower Ashton. Bristol, UK

2017
  1. File–Not–Found, Centrespace gallery. Bristol, UK


Press
2019
  1. Loupe Magazine – 20/11/19
  1. Then there was us – 22/05/19

2018
  1. BJP Online – 14/08/18
  2. Photograd 2018 Spotlight
  3. #FotoRoomOpen x Format: Single image prize. Shortlisted


Writing
  1. Loupe Issue 8 – Interview with Mary Perez. 2018


Books

2018
  1. Black Blood. Advance edition of 10
  2. Black Blood maquette. Edition of 3

Work

2017–2019
Communications assistant at IC–Visual Lab. Bristol.

July–September. 2018
Intern at Loupe Magazine.



In the butterfly bloom

Writing until 5am
In bed
For 5 days consecutively

Leave the house
tomorrow
when the feeling is
right

Another business venture
another whirlwind
mad idea

Success
takes over
conscious thought

Alienated from rationality

Butterflies begin
from having
been

another

An image of my mothers feet, whilst doing the washing up An image of my mother asleep A portrait of my mother with an e-cigarette in her hand an image of my mothers medication an image of carboard boxes, stacked up in my mothers bath Notes from my mother A countryside view the back of my mothers head