M I LY _R I C H A R D S O N
is a UK based artist filmmaker who creates film portraits of particular
places. Her work focuses on sites in transition and covers an extraordinarily
diverse range of landscapes including empty East End streets, forests,
North Sea oil fields, post-war tower blocks, empty cinemas and Cold
War military facilities.
Richardson’s films have been shown in galleries, museums and
festivals internationally including Tulca 2012, Ireland; Chisenhale
Gallery, London; Firstsite, Colchester; Maison Europeenne de la Photographie,
Paris; Botkyrka Konsthall Sweden; The Wapping Project, London; Artprojx
Cinema at the Armory Show, New York; FACT Liverpool; Tate Modern and
Tate Britain, London; Danielle Arnaud, London; Wurttembergischer Kunstverein,
Stuttgart; Uppsala Museum, Sweden and Venice, Edinburgh, London, Rotterdam
and New York Film Festivals.
She was awarded the Gilles Dusein Prize, Paris 2009 in recognition
of her films. Her work is distributed by LUX, London. Emily Richardson
lives in Suffolk and took part in SNAP 2012.