Renee Maria Osubu is a British Nigerian photographer and director born and raised in London. She is best known for her photography series
Dear Philadelphia, which she extended into an award winning short film. Winning the Jury award for Best Short Documentary at Blackstar Film Festival 2021 and had its international premier at Sundance Film Festival.
Her surroundings are prominent in her work as she desires to unravel the compartmentalised views within society. From showcasing the community of London, to exploring fatherhood in Philadelphia, Renee captures intimate moments of life through both photography and film.
The main themes in her work are adolescence and community.
Renee is the Vimeo Staff Pick Award winner at Blackstar Film Festival 2021, Davis Peace Project Award winner, British Journal of Photography Portrait of Britain 2019 winner, a recipient of the Michael Wilson Award and her work is permanently held as part of the University of the Arts London Collection.
Her most recent photography series 'Fathers & Figures' celebrates fatherhood in London, commissioned by Leica x BJP1854.
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