Andre Pinkowski is Course Leader of the BA (Hons) Photography and Academic Lead of FOLIO at the University of Westminster. Before graduating at Goldsmiths University of London with his MA, he studied at the University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld, Germany as well as at the Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, USA. He started working as a freelance photographer in 1993, was involved editing several photographic magazine publications and is founder of ONIMAGE, a picture agency for reproduction rights of contemporary photography. In 2006 he started a student-led agency and international photography prize within the Media, Arts and Design Department - WESTPHOTO - involving current students from various departments, alumni and practicing photographers/artist based in London building the stepping stones for FOLIO. A platform for students created by the university to share and showcase their work, research and engagement.
Leonardo da Vinci Scholarship, 2000
'A Reconstruction of Codes' Solo Exhibition, Kronenboden, Berlin, 2013 www.kronenboden.de'Scratch the Surface' Group Exhibition, East Gallery, London, 2012'Somewhere or other... ages ago' Group Exhibition, Whitecross Gallery, London, 2009 www.pinkowski.co.uk'Pin-Yin' Group Exhibition London Gallery West, London, 2008 English & Chinese Collaboration'different view, same light' Group Exhibition and Catalogue Nanjing Normal University Gallery, China, 2007'Father & Son' Group Exhibition, Lewisham Art House, London, 2003'alter ego' Group Show Goldsmith University 291 Gallery, London, 2001