Alexandra Lethbridge (UK)
Image: Alexandra Lethbridge, from the series The Archive of Gesture, 2020-ongoing. Courtesy the artist.
Born 1987, Hong Kong
Lives and works Fareham, England
Alexandra Lethbridge is a conceptual artist working with photography and installation. Her practice includes the use of found and appropriated imagery, sculpture and moving image.
Recurring themes in her work are deception, misdirection, misinformation, visual truth and the cognitive processing and consumption of information.
Her work has been exhibited world-wide and has won many awards. In 2014, her book The Meteorite Hunter was shortlisted for the Paris Photo Aperture Foundation First Photo Book Award and is also included as part of the MoMA’s book collection. Most recently, she was chosen as the winner for the Spotlight Award 2021 as part of Belfast Photo Festival.