About

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Camilla Davidsson

Born in 1970 in Stockholm, Sweden.

After graduating from high school in 1989 Camilla worked in the financial department of the multinational Swedish company, Electrolux AB, in Stockholm.

Camilla left Stockholm in 1993 to study french history, art and literature at the Sorbonne University in Paris.

She took up photography in 1995/96 and learned developing and printing at the professional lab, “IMAGINOIR”, in Paris.

Between 1996/98 Camilla worked as an assistant on several assignments, including for
still life photographer Nicolas Descottes and fashion photographer Dominique Issermann.

Camilla has done reportage for magazines such as VSD, FEMME magazine, L’Express, Enjeux and Psychologies Magazine.

She has collaborated with the design group L Design, one of her photos was selected to promote “La cité de la Musique” event in Paris. Camilla has also worked with the Paris-based photo agency “OPALE”, specialised in portraits of writers.

In 2005/06 Camilla worked on production for photographers with Chantal Hoogvliet agency in Paris, specialised in fashion, advertising and art photography.

In August 2006, she moved to Bangkok where she continues to work on her own photo projects.

In 2007-2008 she worked on several projects including “The Sustainable Development Week” at the Lycée Français International de Bangkok.

In 2010 she did a reportage on surgery and children in Mae Sot, Tak province in Thailand, for the NGO “Operation Smile Thailand”.

2016 she still lives in Bangkok, Thailand.

Award
Lauréat du Prix du Jury Noir & Blanc ILFORD 1999 “Tango”.

Exhibitions

Art Fair “Salon de Comparaisons”, January 2004, Paris, France.

ST studio, exhibition of her work “Far from Cuba”, December 2004 , Paris, France.

The Throne Hall, The National Museum of Bangkok, group exhibition « Through our Eyes » in Honour of His Majesty the King’s 80th birthday, October-December 2007, Bangkok, Thailand.