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India Architecture series- 35mm digital archival print, December 2016, Kolhapur bridge

Biju Ibrahim

Photographer

A photographer with over seven years of experience. Specialized in architectural photography and has a special interest in documenting local cultures and traditions. Over the photography career, pictures have been published in various national magazines and have worked with renowned photographers during multiple projects. From Himalayas in the north to Thiruvannamalai in the south, traveled extensively across the country reflecting on architectural marvels while unearthing traditional roots of diverse locale through photography and film. Director of award winning documentaries and short films on social themes. Worked as Assistant Director and Assistant Screenwriter for award winning Malayalam feature films and is a member of Film Employees Federation of Kerala (FEFKA).

Photography Projects:
Ekalokam Trust for Photography - Part of EtP PROJECT 365, a public photo-art project that collectively creates and preserves photographic visual of the fast vanishing landscape, divergent customs, pluralistic culture and diversified lifestyle of an ancient Tamil town of Thiruvannamalai. A one-year long project with participation of 30 photographers from across the country and abroad, the specialization was in temple architecture photography.

Architectural Projects - A regular photographer for Good Earth, D-Earth and B.S Architects, renowned architects in Kerala.

Sufi Culture of Kondotty and Ponnani- An independent photography project that seeks to document the Sufi traditions of northern Kerala towns of Kondotty and Ponnani.

Monsoon Diary - A photo book that captured the beauty of Kerala backwaters during monsoon. Assisted renowned photographer Binu Bhaskar in the project.

Thrikkana Madilakam Porulukam - Part of the video project supported by Kochi Biennale 2014 that dealt with Silappathikaram-an ancient Tamil epic.

Artist’s works

Malabar series - 35 mm digital archival print, august 2017, Kuth Ratib, Kondotty

People series - 35mm digital archival print, January 2016, flooded land, Tamil Nadu

India Architecture series - 35mm digital archival print, April 2016, Danushkodi abandoned town, Tamil Nadu.