Peter Holliday (b. 1992) is a Scottish photographer based in Glasgow. He graduated with BA (Hons) in Communication Design from the Glasgow School of Art in June 2015. In August 2015 he was one of 20 art graduates selected across the UK by Creative Review for their Talent-Spotting feature in association with JCDecaux and Creative Translation. His project Where the Land Rises was chosen for Scotland's 2015 graduate showcase Futureproof, and in October 2015 he was selected as the winner of the second edition of the Blow Up photography annual. Peter's work has appeared internationally both online and in-print in major publications such as Wired, The Weather Channel, GUP, Creative Review, Der Greif, and Libération. Peter was invited to exhibit his series Where the Land Rises as a solo show at the Reykjavík Museum of Photography between December 2015 and January 2016. In March 2016 his work was shown at the Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles.
Peter’s work considers the symbiotic relationship humans share with the environments we find ourselves in. Reflecting on ideas of time, memory, and home, Peter is interested in investigating the cultural significance of the topographies that underpin humanity’s existence.