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Can people communicate a prayer or a mantra through a photograph? More than 100 people from all continents and many religions prayed while they posed for long-exposure portraits by Nicola Dove.
About Nicola Dove

NICOLA DOVE
photographer
Web: www.nicoladove.com
Mobile: +44 7799 111 209
Email: mail@nicoladove.com

Film Stills:
LE WEEKEND
Freerange Films
Director: Roger Michell
Starring: Jim Broadbent, Lindsay Duncan, and Jeff Goldblum

A LONG WAY DOWN
Wildgaze Films
Director: Pascal Chaumeil
Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Toni Collette, Imogen Poots, Sam Neill, Rosamund Pike, and Aaron Paul

HOW I LIVE NOW
Cowboy Films
Director: Kevin MacDonald
Starring: Saoirse Ronan, George MacKay, Tom Holland, Harley Bird

GINGER AND ROSA
Adventure Pictures
Director: Sally Potter
Starring: Elle Fanning, Christina Hendricks, Annette Benning, Alice Englert, Timothy Spall, and Oliver Platt

EFFIE
Sovereign Films
Director: Richard Laxton
Starring: Dakota Fanning, Tom Sturridge, Greg Wise, Julie Walters, and Emma Thompson

HYDE PARK ON HUDSON
Focus Features
Director: Roger Michell
Starring: Bill Murray, Laura Linney, Olivia Williams and Olivia Coleman

GREAT EXPECTATIONS
BBC
Director: Brian Kirk
Starring: Gillian Anderson, Douglas Booth, Vanessa Kirby, David Suchet

TRAP FOR CINDERELLA
Forthcoming Productions
Director: Iain Softley
Starring: Kerry Fox, Tuppence Middleton, Alexandra Roach

THE INBETWEENERS MOVIE
Bwark Productions
Director: Ben Palmer
Starring: Simon Bird, Joe Thomas, Blake Harrison and James Buckley

SOUTH RIDING
BBC
Director: Diarmuid Lawrence
Starring: David Morrissey and Anna Maxwell Martin

THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP
HBO
Director: Richard Loncraine
Starring: Dennis Quaid, Michael Sheen, Hope Davis and Helen McCrory

IN THE LOOP
BBC Films
Director: Armando Iannucci
Starring: Steve Coogan, James Gandolfini, Tom Hollander, Peter Capaldi, Chris Addison, and Gina McKee

THE OTHER MAN
Rainmark Films
Director: Richard Eyre
Starring: Liam Neeson, Antonio Banderas, Laura Linney and Romola Garai

BRIDESHEAD REVISITED
Ecosse Films
Director: Julian Jarrold
Starring: Ben Wishaw, Matthew Goode, Emma Thompson, Hayley Atwell, Greta Scacchi, and Michael Gambon

A NUMBER
HBO
Director: James MacDonald
Starring: Rhys Ifans and Tom Wilkinson

THE OXFORD MURDERS
La Fabrique de Films
Director: Alex de la Iglesia
Starring: Elijah Wood, John Hurt, Dominique Pinon, Leonor Watling and Alex Cox

VENUS
Miramax
Director: Roger Michell, Written by Hanif Kureishi
Starring: Peter O’Toole, Vanessa Redgrave, Leslie Phillips and Jodie Whittaker

ALPHA MALE
Xingu Films
Director: Dan Wilde
Starring: Jennifer Ehle, Danny Huston, Amelia Warner, Trudie Styler, Mark Heap, Mark Wells, Patrick Baladi

ENDURING LOVE
Pathe Pictures
Director: Roger Michell, based on the novel by Ian McEwan
Starring: Daniel Craig, Rhys Ifans, Samantha Morton and Bill Nighy

YES
Greenstreet Films
Director: Sally Potter
Starring: Joan Allen, Sam Neill, Simon Abkarian, Shirley Henderson, Sheila Hancock

Solo Exhibitions:
George’s House Gallery, Folkestone, UK, 2010

St Martin’s Arts, Birmingham, UK, 2009
Pavilion, Leeds, UK, 2009

Galleri Image, Denmark, 2008
Dilston Grove, London, 2008

Pataka Museum, New Zealand, 2007

Group Exhibitions/Festivals:
Format09 International Photography Festival, Derby, UK, Façade, 2009

Lianzhau Photography Festival, China. Observance, 2007
Noorderlicht International Photo Festival, Holland. ‘Act Of Faith’ Observance, 2007

Photofusion, London. ‘Subtle Bodies’, three person show, 2006
Intermix06, Leeds International Film Festival, Observance projection, 2006

'VSA – New Zealand Photographers Abroad', City Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand, group show, 2003

'Far and Away', 52 Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand, two person show, 2001

Artworks Published:
British Journal of Photography, Observance, 2008
Ojodepez, Spain, Observance, 2008

Lensculture, Observance, 2007
Highlights Magazine, Greece, Observance, 2007

Next Level, UK, Façade, 2005

Talks:
Anglia Ruskin University 2012, 2010
Pataka Gallery and Museum, Artist Talk, 2008
Sunderland University, MA lecture, 2007
Photo Forum, Four Corners, London, 2006

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