Associate Artist 2016
Vanessa Miles is a photographer based in Exeter.
Her experience is rich and varied in the world of photography. She was a founder member womens’ photography collective in South London in the early eighties and set up ran the Environmental Picture library in London in the early nineties. She has worked as a freelance picture editor and researcher and as a film stills photographer. Since living in Devon, she works as a wedding, press and events photographer and photography teacher. She is Exeter Phoenix’s principal photography tutor and teaches photography at Exeter College for adult education. She is a freelance lecturer for higher education and is currently pursuing personal projects on an MA at Plymouth University.
Her most recent exhibition was Independents of Exeter photographing small businesses taking part in the Exeter Pound, our alternative currency. This has been shown at Exeter Phoenix, Exeter Picture House and Exeter City Council.