Photographer as Performance Artist

Arron Luke Hansford, is a photographer and performance artist based in Manchester, United Kingdom. His work has explored various themes, but his interest lies in objects and the status granted onto them by human beings. Following a performance art style in his work Arron uses photography to freeze these fleeting and often private moments, which he calls "Rituals", to review their power and meaning. 

Arron has over 15 years of knowledge within the art and photography field and has graduated with BA (Hons) in photography and a Master of Fine Art with photography. Being able to apply traditional photographic techniques to his work, such as studio lighting, on location lighting and expert knowledge in post production, using Photoshop and Lightroom.


Arron currently holds a studio in Hyde, Greater Manchester, where he works and teaches. His tutoring business "PEA Smart" works with SEN and home educated children from throughout the North West of England, he also delivers Trinity Art Awards for his students.




Sloe Gallery, Manchester, February 2018 

Father Please

Holden Gallery, Manchester, September 2017

Loss and Inheritance

Manchester Craft and design, February 2017




Unit 69, 111-113 The Mall, Hyde SK14 2QT

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