Tom Illsley




Tom Illsley (b.1994) is a British photographer based in Brighton. He is a documentary landscape photographer predominantly working with geographical themes. Illsley graduated from the BA (Hons) Photography course at Nottingham Trent University in 2015. His final year project Meridian received the Genesis Imaging Bursary award.





- 'Genesis Imaging Student Bursary Award', Winner, June 2015

- 'Genesis Imaging Portfolio Award', Runner-up, May 2015


Selected Exhibitions.


- 'Reclaiming Our Cultural Landscapes', Group exhibition, Reclaim Photography Festival, Touring, England

- 'Photograd Exhibition', Group exhibition, University of Suffolk Waterfront Building, Ipswich, England


- 'Beyond the Camera', Group exhibition, Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China

- 'Weeds & Dust' , Group exhibition, The Glass Box Gallery, Coventry, England

- 'Meridian', Solo exhibition, Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham, England

- 'Coventry Open', Group exhibition, The Herbert Art Gallery, Coventry, England


- 'Fifth Wall', Group exhibition, various locations, Nottingham, England

- 'Free Range', Group exhibition, The Old Truman Brewery, London, England


- 'Argentum', Group exhibition, Liverpool Street Studios, Nottingham, England




All images © 2019 Tom Illsley