Jack Latham (b.1989) is a Welsh photographer based in the United Kingdom. He holds a BA in Documentary Photography from Newport University. His work is often presented through the use of large format photography and has been realised within photobooks. Latham is the author of Sugar Paper Theories (HERE PRESS, 2016), which was shortlisted for the Paris Photo / Aperture and Krazna Krausz photobook awards. He is currently working on his latest project, Parliament of Owls, which focuses on Bohemian Grove, a private men’s club in Northern California.

Alongside his photographic work Latham is the founder of Divebar Printing, a photographic printing studio based in Brighton.


Parliament of Owls, Here Press, 2019 (upcoming)

Sugar Paper Theories, Here Press, 2016

A Pink Flamingo, Self Published, 2015

Solo Exhibitions

Sugar Paper Theories, Royal Photographic Society, Bristol, 2019 (upcoming)

Parliament of Owls, Format Festival, Derby, 2019 (upcoming)

Worthing Artist in Residence, Brighton Photo Fringe, Worthing, 2018

Sugar Paper Theories, Reykjavík Museum of Photography, Reykjavík, 2017

Sugar Paper Theories, Guernsey Photography Festival, Guernsey, 2016

A Pink Flamingo, Tilt & Shift Gallery, Llanrwst, 2016

A Pink Flamingo, Diffusion Festival, Cardiff, 2015

Group Exhibitions

Anise Gallery, London, 2018

Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 2016

National Portrait Gallery, London, 2015

Dray Walk Gallery, London, 2015

Truman Brewery, London, 2014

Create, Brighton, 2014

Oriel Colwyn Gallery, Colwyn Bay, 2014

Street Level, Glasgow, 2014

Arcade Cardiff, Cardiff, 2014

One Eyed Jacks, Brighton, 2014

Fuse Art Space, Bradford, 2014

A-side B-side Gallery, London, 2013

Circoloquadro, Milan, 2013

Belfast Photo Festival, Belfast, 2013

RizHoma Gallery, Milan, 2013

Positive/Negative Gallery, Vancouver, 2013

Wapping Project Bankside Gallery, London 2013

Alexey Brodovitch Gallery, Hearst Tower, New York, 2013

Graduate Year Show, Newport, 2012

100 Years of Photography, Newport, 2012

’Shift’, Cardiff, 2011

’Newport Empty Shop Project’, Newport, 2010

‘New Documents 09/10’ H8C Gallery, Newport, 2010



Prix Bob Calle Finalist(Sugar Paper Theories), 2017

Deutsche-Börse Photography Prize Longlist (Sugar Paper Theories), 2017

Kraszna-Krausz Finalist (Sugar Paper Theories), 2017

D&AD Shortlist, 2017

Kassel Photobook Award (Sugar Paper Theories), 2017

Magenta Flash Forward, Shortlist, 2016

Paris Photo-Aperture First PhotoBook Award Shortlist (Sugar Paper Theories), 2016

Paul Huf Award Nominee, 2016

Bar Tur Photobook Award, 2015

GPF Photographic Award Shortlist, 2015

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize, 2015

Magnum Student Award Shortlist, 2015

Magnum/Ideastap Photographic Award, 2015

30 under 30 Shortlist, 2014

Renaissance Photography Prize Shortlist, 2013

Fotofilmic Shortlist, 2013

Portrait Salon, 2012/13

Hearst 8x10 Award, 2012


All Images © Jack Latham, 2018