2019 Student Academy Awards
Georden West (pronouns: they, them) is a time-based and installation artist whose work reflects the subculture, history, and daily lives of queer people. 
Georden apprenticed within the fashion industry internationally, assisting on shoots for clients including British Vogue​, Dior, ​V Magazine,​ and​ AnOther Magazine while at Nick Knight’s London-based SHOWstudio. T​heir Oscar-qualified work has screened at Outfest, the International Fashion Film Awards, and, most recently, won gold at the 2019 Student Academy Awards.
Georden holds a BA in Film and a Certificate in Advanced Leadership Studies from a southern university where they were a Batten Scholar and the recipient of the Annie Terrill Bushnell Leadership and Nicole Kohn Film Awards. They went on to be an Emerson Fellow and received their MFA from Emerson College in December 2018.
They are a finalist for the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center’s 2020-2021 Fellowship and co-author on the forthcoming book Immediate Quotidian.
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