Shehab Uddin

Shehab Uddin is a Brisbane based visual artist, educator, and documentary photographer. He completed his Doctor of Visual Arts at the Queensland College of Art, Griffith University in 2017 and teaches photography at universities and media organisations in Australia, Bangladesh, India, and Nepal. His teaching and research are based on collaborative and immersive approaches, and social justice. He is Programme Director, Higher Degree Research at Pathshala South Asian Media Academy.

Uddin’s images are held in public collections in Australia and overseas and have been published regularly in major international news magazines including The New York Times and Der Spiegel. He has held exhibitions around the world and won numerous grants and awards, including Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund, National Geographic, and the World Health Organization (WHO).

Uddin has global experience in street, travel, documentary photography and family archive and has conducted numerous community projects in Australia and overseas.

Uddin’s work is in the collections of Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts (Japan), State Library of Queensland (Australia), Dhaka Nagar Jadughar (Dhaka City Museum) and Liberation War Museum (Bangladesh).