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Art Direction, Art Photography, Cinematography, Digital Content, Directing, Documentaries, Documentary, Editing, Environment, Experiential Concepting, Fashion Photography, Film, Final Cut Pro, Live Projections, Music Videos


  • Eliya Nikki Cohen
    2010 - Present

    Freelance Photography and Videography

  • Digital Storytellers
    2015 - 2016

    Freelance Videographer

  • engage2
    Community engagement consultant & researcher
    2015 - 2015

  • Ryan McGinley Studios, LLC
    Studio Assistant
    2012 - 2012

    Assisted in the running and administration of the studio, greeting visitors, project and exhibition development for 2012 New York Frieze Art Fair and ‘Animals and Grids’ at Team Gallery, assisted and filmed the EDUN FW2012 campaign: ‘Bird of Prey’, and videography of the opening night of ‘Animals and Grids’, with live performance by Atlas Sound.

  • Canlab Photographics and Civic Pro Frame
    Picture Framer and Retoucher
    2011 - 2011

  • Sunday Pictures
    Official Stills Photographer
    2011 - 2011

    Official Stills Photographer for Andy X, a feature film my Jim Sharman

  • Department of Environment and Climate Change
    Admin/Reception and Photo Archiver
    2009 - 2009


  • Sydney College of the Arts
    BVA (1st Class Honours)
    2014 - 2015
  • The National College of Business Management
    Certificate IV Small Business Management
    2014 - 2014
  • Rhode Island School of Design
    Photomedia and Experimental Film
    2011 - 2013
  • Australian National University
    Bachelor of Visual Arts
    2010 - 2013

Awards and Achievements

  • Most visually compelling film

    For 'A Song Universal'
    The (re)Generation Project. - Presented and screened the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney.

  • Finalist at Hatched: National Graduate Show

    Curated by Nadia Johnson

    The annual Hatched: National Graduate Show tracks the changing trends and developments in emerging contemporary art by providing an annual snapshot of the country’s aesthetic mood. It has become a vital compass in identifying a new generation of emerging artists, fresh out of art school and eager to embark on their careers.

    2015 will see the 24th iteration of Hatched, still the only national exhibition of its kind and, once again, a celebration of the most talented graduate artists from 22 of Australia’s best art schools and universities.

  • Finalist at the Chippendale New World Art Prize


📖 Past Clients

  • IE Music

    I Directed, Filmed and Edited a music video for IE Music.

  • TITLE / Fuse Group / Strangelove

    directed, filmed, and edited two music videos for Anabelle Kay

  • Jurlique International

    Produced, filmed and edited a 'customer promise' video for Jurlique

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Eliya Cohen
Education Sydney College of the Arts
The National College of Business Management
Rhode Island School of Design
Australian National University
Employer Eliya Nikki Cohen
Location Sydney Australia


About Eliya

I'm a Photographer / Video artist based in Sydney.

Available for freelance and commissioned work - just ask!




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