Max Colson

Max Colson uses architectural animation software to develop humorous video essays which speculatively explore the origins and cultural associations of specific architectures and terrains.

Max Colson is a London based architectural film-maker and artist. His recent films have explored the construction of subterranean basement’s of London’s super rich and England’s pastoral landscape. His film Construction Lines was the winner of the Fiction Short category at the Architecture Film Festival London and was also a winner of the UK’s Tenderflix Artist Video Prize (both 2017).

His films have screened in film festivals such as Sheffield Doc Fest (UK, 2018), Chicago Underground Film Festival (USA, 2018), Hamburg International Short Film Festival (GER, 2018), Aesthetica Short Film Festival (UK, 2017+2018), and Kassel Dokfest (GER, 2017). His first solo exhibition was hosted at the Royal Institute of British Architects in London (2015). He has exhibited in Europe at Showroom MAMA in Rotterdam (NL, 2016), Noorderlicht Photogallery in Groningen (NL, 2015), and C/O Berlin (2014). He teaches on the MA Graphic Communication Design at Central Saint Martins in London.

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Max Colson
Construction Lines / 07:41 / 2017 ▶
Max Colson
The Green and Pleasant Land / 13:31 / 2017 ▶
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