Alexandra Diez de Rivera is a Spanish-Argentine visual artist based in London working with photography.
Diez de Rivera’s work has been featured in publications such as Vanity Fair, FT Magazine, Shanghai Daily, and Le Point and exhibited in galleries both nationally and internationally. She is represented in private and public collections in Europe, China, the US and UAE. Diez de Rivera was selected for the Travers Smith CSR Art Programme 2021/ 2022, The Pupil Sphere Showcase 2021, and was a winner of the UAL Chinese Association Open Call and finalist of the 2020 Critical Mass Competition. She was invited to join the ‘Fair Art Fair’ community in June 2021. Diez de Rivera holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Communication Design from Central Saint Martins and a Master’s degree in Photography from the Royal College of Art.
Recent exhibitions include, ‘Final Not Over’ at Unit 1 Gallery, ‘Can We Dance Again?’ at the Royal Victoria Patriotic Building, a display of selected 2021 Graduates at the Dyson Gallery and 'After the High Tide' at Cromwell Place. Upcoming events include London Grads Now at the Saatchi Gallery in London.
This website covers Diez de Rivera's commissioned portrait work. Click here to visit her Fine Art photography website
'All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players' William Shakespeare
Privately commissioned family and group portraits of real people playing out their real lives, with a little imagination thrown in.
Ongoing series, by commission, since 2008.
Portraits of children in the style of Old Master paintings. The somber and emotionless expressions of children do not alarm us in renaissance paintings but meeting their gaze in a contemporary photograph is quite different and unsettling.
Ongoing series, by commission, since 2012.