2006 -‐ 2011
PhD by practice (part-‐time), Fine Art/ Photography, Royal College of Art, London, UK. (2010 winner of first RCA Research bursary)
Thesis title: Falling into Photography – On Loss, Desire and the Photographic
Supervisors; Dr. Francette Pacteau (RCA), Prof. (Dr.) Carol Mavor (University of Manchester, Art History). Head of RCA Photography – Prof. Olivier Richon. Phd examiners: Dr. Maria Balshaw (Director Whitworth Art Gallery and Manchester Art Gallery, UK), Leslie Dick (CalArts, LA, USA), chair: Dr. Clare Pajakowska (RCA).
2004 -‐ 2005
MA Fine Art (distinction), Photography, Royal College of Art, London, UK
Mythologies, Severed Head, artist led project space, Dublin
Lulled into Believing; Esther Teichmann & Henrietta Simson, Man&Eve, London, (with accompanying self published catalogue) Mythologies, exhibition and residency at RMIT, Melbourne Australia
Stillend Gespiegelt, Galerie Karlheinz Meyer, Karlsruhe, Germany
SilentlyMirrored, Man&Eve, London, (with accompanying self published catalogue with essay by Carol Mavor)
FantasiePhotostudio,TheEsthacusTeichwyndPhotos, collaboration between artists Spartacus Chetwynd & Esther Teichmann, Galerie Giti Nourbakhsch, Berlin
InAppropriation curated by Aaron Schuman, Houston Centre of Photography, Houston, Texas, September 2012
Wahlverwandschaften, Zephyr, Reiss-‐Engelhorn Museum, Mannheim, Germany
Regarding Painting, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin
The Borrowed Loop, Man&Eve Project Space, London
In Our World: New Photography from Britain curated by Filippo Maggia, Modena Civica, Italy
Tagesstunde, Sassa Trülzsch Galerie, Berlin
The Region of Unlikeness, Bank Gallery, Los Angeles
1000 Words Photography Magazine #14 portfolio and interview with Brad Feuerhelm Foam magazine #32 (NL; Sept 2012) portfolio and interview with Anne -‐Celine Jaeger Aesop Register interview with Freire Barnes
Foam magazine (NL; Jan 2012) work included in piece by Aaron Schuman (curator, writer and artist) in conversation with Charlotte Cotton (curator National Media Museum, London)
Twin Factory (GB; Feb 2012) online feature and interview with Boudicca Fox-‐Leonard
10 magazine, interview and portfolio of new work by Skye Sherwin (ArtReview), Photographies (GB; 2011), Routledge, works included in essay by Carol Mavor,
Self Publish be Happy (online archive of books and features edited by Bruno Ceschel) guest curator
Eyemazing (NL, Oct 2010) portfolio and interview with Hilaire Avril, Interview and feature on Drinking Air on Nowness.com, March 2010
Dazed&Confused (GB; Oct 2009) review of exhibition, Guardian (GB; Oct 2009) review of exhibition, Material (USA; May 2009),
DayFour (GB; April 2009) portfolio of work,
Qvest (Germany/ GB; March 2009) portfolio of work
Bedeutung (GB; June 2008) portfolio of work,
BeContemporary (FR, October 2008) feature, interview on new British artists
Qvest (GB/Germany; July 2008) portfolio of work & interview with Skye Sherwin (ArtReview), Source (Ireland; July 2008) portfolio of work & interview with editor, Richard West,
Timeout (GB; Oct 2008) 40 best artists under 40 selected by Helen Sumpter and Ossian Ward.
Piktogram (Poland; Nr. 8, 2007),
032C (Germany; Nr. 14, Winter 2007/8),
Timeout (GB; 26. September 2007), exhibition of the week featured by Helen Sumpter
Camera Austria (Austria; Nr. 93, 2006), Capricious (USA; Nr. 4, May 2006), Wallpaper (GB; May 2006, October 2006)
ArtReview (GB; September 2005), Creative Review (GB; March 2005), V & A Magazine (GB; 2005)
Black and Blue: The Bruising of Roland Barthes,Magruerit Duras, Chris Marker and Alain Resnais, Carol Mavor, upcoming Duke University Press, 2012 (includes images from Stillend Gespiegelt and writing about the work)
Blue Mythologies, Carol Mavor, upcoming from Reaktion books, 2012, includes works from Mythologies and writing about the pieces.
100 New Artists edited by Francesca Gavin, August 2011, Laurence King.
Drinking Air, self published, limited edition 60x page artist book, which includes 3x bodies of work and fictional prose by artist, designed by DesignStudio,
Spaces of Wonderland (University of Iowa, 2009) essay by Carol Mavor, (narrative based on image from Mythologies).
In Our World: New Photography from Britain edited by Filippo Maggia, Skira and Thames & Hudson
2012-‐2013 California College of the Arts – Guest Professor and Visiting Artist
2008 – current University of the Arts London/ London College of Communication – Senior Lecturer (BA and MA Photography – theory and practice)
2005 – February 2011 University of Brighton -‐ Senior Lecturer (BA and MA Photography – theory and practice) Visiting Lecturing/ Artist talks:
2006 – ongoing The Royal College of Art, London
2006 – ongoing University of the Creative Arts, Rochester and Maidstone, Kent
Camberwell College of Art/ UAL, Central St. Martins College of Art/ UAL, Chelsea College of Art/ UAL, University of the Creative Arts, Rochester and Maidstone, Kent, City & Guilds Art College London, California College of Art, San Francisco, RMIT, Melbourne, Australia.
SPE West Conference 2012 hosted by the California College of the Arts
Esther Teichmann and Carol Mavor in conversation, screening and reading, Daniel Blau Gallery, London.
Esther Teichmann in conversation with Simon Baker (curator of Photography and International Art, Tate Modern, London) and Sue Steward (curator) for Photo50 2012, London.
February/ March 2011:
Talks program (of 7x speakers including an artist talk on own research and a closing keynote lecture by Prof. Alexander Garcia Duttman (Goldsmiths University, London) curated for The Photographers Gallery, London on ‘Affect and the Photographic).