Photo: Munem Wasif
Vincent Hasselbach is an anthropologist and curator working on and around photography and archival practices.

He won the Format Festival Open Call Award in 2021, for a curated group exhibition entitled COLLABORATION > CONTROL; and curated the Archive of Public Protests and Turbine Bagh exhibitions for the 2021 edition of Peckham 24 together with Iona Fergusson, with whom he also convened the festival’s talks and events programme. For the 2022 edition of Peckham 24, he curated Rohit Saha’s 1528, as well as the talks programme, again in collaboration with Iona Fergusson. Subsequent collaborations include a group exhibition curated with ZONE 6 Press for London Design Festival, and a presentation of Offset ProjectsGuftgu project at Photobook Cafe.

Vincent is a MPhil/PhD candidate in the Department of Anthropology at UCL, where his research focuses on photographic archives and exhibitions, exploring their relationships with collective memory and narrations of history. His research is funded by the London Arts and Humanities Partnership (AHRC). 

He is based between London, Dhaka, and Berlin.