Phillipa Klaiber (b.1992) is a long-form documentary photographer, whose projects are rooted in our connection to the land, social identity and the human need to belong. Her most recent work, Vorest, is a meditation on the changing landscape of the Forest of Dean.  

In 2019, she was shortlisted for the Film Photo Awards and GRAIN Bursary. 

Phillipa is currently pursuing an MA in Photography at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol). 

(Based in the United Kingdom )

Exhibitions  /  Features  /  Awards   

2020 - Genesis Imaging Postgraduate Award [commended entry] 

2020 - Phroom Magazine, feature [online]

2020 - The Pupil Sphere, graduate showcase [online

2020 - Photomeet "The Rural" [online]

2020 - Lens/cratch interview and feature [online]

2019 -  Film Photo Award, student project awards [finalist] 

2019 - GRAIN BURSARY [shortlisted] 

2017  -  Zeitgeist Exhibition: Diffusion Festival, Cardiff    

2016  -  Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year, Royal Geographical Society, London 

2016  -  Trip Mag [online] 

2015  -  ETALAGE III - Curated by Iris Artistic Platform, AWOL Gallery, Manchester      

2014  -  ESPY Photography Award, Elysium Gallery, Swansea 

2014  -  IRIS Artistic Platform [online] 

2014  -  Splash and Grab [online] 

2014  -  Source Graduate Photography [online] 

2013  -  W-CA Landscape Photography Open, Worcester City Gallery                                                  

2013  -  THE NEW EXPERIMENTALISTS, The Guild Hall, Gloucester 

2013  -  SELF, The Cutting Corner, Cheltenham                         

2013  -  NINETEEN, The Garden's Gallery, Cheltenham 

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