Darek Fortas

Darek Fortas


  • Location: Dublin and London
  • Career stage: Experienced
  • Freelancer: Available

Darek Fortas (b.1986, Royal College of Art MA in Photography, Dublin Institute of Photography BA Photography ). Dublin and London based photographic artist.

His photographs have been exhibited both nationally and internationally.

Awarded Camera Clara Prize from Paris based Fondation Grésigny; Travel and Training Bursary Award 2015/2016 and Visual Art Project Award from the Irish Arts Council and Adam Mickiewicz Institute Grant.

Shortlisted for Jean-Luc Lagardere Fondation Photography Bursary 2015 (to date), BMW Residency Award at Musée Nicéphore Niépce, MAC International 2014 Award andFOAM Paul Huf Award/Amsterdam Photography Museum, 2012.

His work has been published in Irish Arts Review, Source Photographic Review, Uncertain States and L’Oeil de la Photographie and variety of on-line photography blogs and magazines.

His photographs are featured in a number public and private collections including Institut Polonais Paris, Fondation Grésigny and Pierre Passebon Gallery Paris.

For more information, see artist CV.



Photography - MA - Royal College of Art

Oct 2014 - Present


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  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe PremierePro
  • Budgeting
  • Consultancy
  • Content Creation
  • Content Strategy
  • Networking
  • Photography
  • Portrait Photography
  • Web Design
  • Adobe Muse
  • Analogue Photography
  • Art Direction
  • Branding and Brand Marketing
  • Business Planning/Strategy
  • Colour Correction
  • Contemporary
  • Digital Publishing
  • Digital Video
  • Documentary
  • Exhibition Design
  • Fine Art
  • Fine Art/Artworker
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  • Project Assistance
  • Skype