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Shane Sutherland is a London-based freelance photographer and video artist of Jamaican descent. Their work utilises both analogue and digital processes to regenerate power within the Black subject. Interwoven with present & past film, archival media and theoretical text their practice explores themes of and adjacent to the nuances & intersections of Black identity and experience.

Recently they have started working with VR and photogrammetry in combination with 3D softwares; Blender and Unity to create new video concepts and experiences. They are also hoping to begin learning game design basics and how to utilise AR technology within their work.

Shane has just directed and produced an Afrofuturist Sci-Fi short film: OSUPA, using original VFX and staged footage. They have also previously exhibited work at One Thoresby Street, Central Saint Martin’s Gallery, Copeland Gallery, The Wrong Biennial - as part of a group show for Kawaii.Agency and has work published in Feroce Magazine. They are also co-founder of London based charity ‘Decolonised Networking’ and has previously worked in anti-racism & decolonial advocacy within higher education.