About Jan

Jan is an award-winning photographer based in London. Specialising in portraiture and documentary, his work has featured in publications worldwide and his current client list includes: Virgin/EMI Records, The Telegraph Magazine, Metropolitan Magazine and many others. Most recently he photographed the band Prose for the artwork of their debut album Home of the Brave, and completed a major commission for Abbey Road Studios, photographing its studios, staff and equipment for the relaunch of their website and promotional activities.

 

His work has been exhibited in solo and group shows at venues across the UK and Europe, including Old Truman Brewery, Royal Albert Hall, MAC Birmingham, Quad Derby, Lighthouse Wolverhampton, cueB Gallery London, Four Corners London, FUSE Bradford, Oriel Colwyn, Wales and Napier University in Edinburgh. In 2015 he won Gold at the Royal Photographic Society's International Print Exhibition for his group protrait of staff at the Nelson's Head pub in East London.


Group Exhibitions:

2015 - Portrait Salon, Tea Embassy Gallery, London

2015 - Royal Photographic Society International Print Exhibition, Old Truman Brewery, London

2014 - Portrait Salon, Napier University, Edinburgh 

2014 - Portrait Salon, Fuse Art Space, Bradford

2014 - Portrait Salon, Oriel Colwyn, North Wales

2014 - Portrait Salon, Four Corners, London

2012 - East Meets West, Lighthouse, Wolverhampton

2012 - East Meets West, Quad, Derby

 

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2015 - The Photographic Guide to the Pubs of East London, Bethnal Green Working Mens Club, London

2013 - Have you seen the green?, MAC Birmingham

2013 - Have you seen the green?, cueB Gallery, London


Awards:

GOLD AWARD - Royal Photographic Society International Print Exhibition 2015, Old Truman Brewery, London

PAA 2015 - Photography Annual Awards :
Honorable Mention in Emotion category for the series "The Photographic Guide to the Pubs of East London" 

IPA 2014 - International Photography Awards :
Honorable Mention in a People/Portrait category for the portrait "Staff at Nelson's Head, Shoreditch, London, June 2014”.