I'm Ellie. 

I live and work in Glasgow.

I'm currently a PhD researcher and photojournalism tutor at the University of Stirling.

My thesis explores the role documentary photography plays in the national social imaginaries and construction of "Welshness" in South Wales.

 

Education

  • University of Stirling, 2017 - Present. PhD.

  • Glasgow School of Art, 2013 - 2015. MDes in Communication Design 

  • University of Stirling, 2007 - 2011. BA Film and Media (First Class)

  • University of Kansas, 2010. Animation and Film

  • University of California, Santa Barbara, 2009. Photography and Film.

 

Shows, Features & Publications

  • Ffotoview Group Show, Ffotogallery, Cardiff, 2018.

  • Ffotoview Artist Showcase, 2018.

  • Land of My Father, interview with Canister Camera Club, 2017.

  • Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau featured on Wales Arts Review, 2015.

  • Graduate Show, Glasgow School of Art, 2015.

  • Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau - Self published, handbound photobook, unique publication, 2015.

  • WIP Show, Drygate Brewery, 2015.

  • Camera Absentia - Found photos and analytic essay, 2013.

  • The Holy Bible - Hand crafted photobook, unique publication. 2010

  • End of year show - University of California, Santa Barbara. 2009.

 

 

Contact

elliehopkins@me.com

@ellmhopkins