Photographers brother and sister Pablo and Roxana Allison were born in Manchester and grew up in Mexico City. Later on they returned to Britain where they currently live. Their photographic practice focuses on themes of cultural displacement, belonging, memory and identity.
Pablo graduated with a BA (Hons) in Documentary Photography from Newport College of Art and Design, University of Wales whilst Roxana holds a BA in Fine Art from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (ENAP-UNAM). Their work has been exhibited in Mexico, France and the UK.
Roxana Allison (1980)
Roxana’s work has been presented in group and individual exhibitions in venues across the UK, Mexico and United States such as: Impressions Gallery (Bradford), Vyner Street Gallery (Photomonth), Oxford House (London), Aston University (Birmingham), the Cervantes Institute (Manchester), Untitled Gallery (Manchester), MIRIAD (Manchester Metropolitan University), Galería Jose Maria Velasco (Mexico City), University of Colorado (Denver) and the National School of Fine Art (UNAM - Mexico City).
Pablo Allison (1981)
Pablo’s work has been exhibited nationally at Photomonth (London), New Art Exchange (Nottingham), Look12 Photography Festival (Liverpool) and at the Instituto Cervantes (Manchester), and internationally at the Centro Cultural de España (Mexico City). His images have appeared in The Huffington Post, National Geographic, Duckrabbit and Vice Magazine. Pablo has contributed with NGO's such as LAWRS, Amnesty International and CLAUK among others.