Leila Morrissey

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  Leila Morrissey is an art photographer,but has also spent time as a commercial photographer working for magazines and record companies in her native Australia and also in NY.After graduating... read on
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Leila Morrissey is an art photographer,but has also spent time as a commercial photographer working for magazines and record companies in her native Australia and also in NY.After graduating from Melbourne's RMIT University in 2006.She then travelled to India where she worked as a photo editor for "Rave" a well known music magazine published in Bangalore.From there she returned to Australia and worked for various publications and record companies shooting portraits ,fashion and live music, as well as commissions. In 2009  she had her first solo show titled "Circus" based on the alternative circus community in Australia. Soon after she decided to move to NY to pursue her career as an artist,she has participated in many group shows, and did  commissioned work for magazines (Ladygunn,Williamsburg Fashion weekend,Street press Australia,J Mag,NME,The Big Issue,and Frankie Magazine) and created a second solo exhibition "Death and Beauty" in Brooklyn.In 2013 She decided to move to Berlin to focus more on her personal projects of which she is  currently working on. One is focusing on abandoned buildings in Berlin,particularly abandoned hospitals, and another project coming up for a residency in Iceland in 2014.