Electra Lyhne-Gold

2018 | Emerging Prize Winner

Inspired by painting and the visual power of cinema, Electra Lyhne-Gold stages herself in surreal, fictional narratives, inhabiting invented personas or characters. The artist works both in front of and behind the camera. After winning she began working on a series of performances and photographs captured on a recent visit to Italy. The photography was shown at The ING Discerning Eye exhibition at the Mall Galleries in London.