Pippa Healy is an artist based in London. Her practice responds to her personal history, to events which have impacted on her life. Her handmade ‘Zines’, raw and diaristic in style are central to her practice. Themes encompassing loss, longing, violence and grief are frequently referenced. Her work is held in private collections and has been exhibited in group and solo shows in the UK, France, Japan, Spain, Portugal, Lithuania, Sardinia, Turkey and Italy.
Her zines have been exhibited at numerous exhibitions and in 2019 at Les Rencontres Arles Photo text Award. The books are sold in The Photographers Gallery in London, Cent Quatre in Paris, The Library Project in Dublin and are held at The Martin Parr Foundation in Bristol.
In 2019 her series ‘Sick’ was selected for Festival Circulation(s) in Paris. She has also been selected for the Gup magazine Fresh Eyes Photobook 2019.
Pippa studied photography at UAL Central Saint Martins and graduated with distinction in MA Photographic Studies from University of Westminster in 2016. Pippa went on to expand her photographic practice and in July 2020 she graduated from UAL Camberwell College of Art with a distinction in MA Printmaking.
She is the recipient of The Bainbridge Studio Prize 2020. In 2021 she has been selected as a finalist for The Signature Art Prize.