Fergus Coyle


Bristol U.K.




Fergus Coyle was born in London and raised in Bristol, England.  He studied BA (Hons) Photography at Salisbury College of Arts.  His personal work has won numerous awards and has been exhibited internationally through a number of photography exhibitions and festivals. Highlights include Month of Photography Los Angeles, The Kuala Lumpur International Portrait Exhibition, The Royal Photographic Society’s IPE161 as well as gaining awards from Lens Culture, Neutral Density and the British Photography Awards.

Fergus is also an accomplished cyclist having completed tours across North America, Europe and more recently an ultra-endurance race around the coast of Ireland.  His passion for cycling is influential in his practice and often forms the basis of projects.  


Lens Culture Visual Storytelling Awards | Finalist 2019

Neutral Density Awards, Editorial/Daily Life | Silver Medal 2019

International Photography Awards | Honourable Mention 2019

Kuala Lumpar International Photography Awards | Finalist 2018

Royal Photographic Society International Photography Award | Finalist 2018

British Photography Awards | Shortlist 2018

Prix De La Photographie Paris | Honourable Mention 2018

Foto Filmic 18 | Shortlist 2018

Pink Lady Food Photographer of the year | Shortlist 2018

Neutral Density Awards, Culture/Travel | Honourable Mention 2017

Neutral Density Awards, People/Portrait | Honourable Mention 2017

Incandescent Zine Magazine Feature | Portland, USA 2017

Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize | Shortlist 2016

Tokyo International Photo Awards. Fine Art Landscape | Honourable Mention 2016

International Photography Awards. People/Portrait | Honourable Mention 2016

International Photography Awards. People/Culture | Honourable Mention 2016

Moscow MIFA Photography Awards. People, Portrait | Honourable Mention 2016


A Generous Space - The Artist Support Pledge | Hastings Contemporary 2021

The Summer Auction | Candid Arts Trust. London 2019

Bristol Refugee Festival. Solo Exhibition | Bristol City Hall 2019

Royal Photographic Society IPE161 | Touring Exhibition 2019

KLPA Portrait Photography Exhibition | WHITEBOX Gallery Kuala Lumpur 2018

Analogue Portrait Project | Month of Photography Los Angeles 2016

Bartcelona Gallery | Portraiture Group Exhibition. Belgrade 2016

Royal West of England Academy | Autumn Exhibition 2016

Royal West of England Academy | Autumn Exhibition 2013

September 2 & A Few Group Show | Jerez de la Frontera. Spain 2012

Royal West of England Academy | Autumn Exhibition 2012

Royal West of England Academy | Group Photography Exhibition 2011


E.ON Renewable Energy, Carradice, Orange Bikes, The Wildlife Trusts, Hendzel Design, It's Nice That Magazine, Photography of China, Vision Magazine China, JOIA Magazine Chile, Plain Magazine, Collateral Magazine Italy, Watch House Coffee, Bristol Refugee Festival, Road.CC, Good Sport Magazine, Dezeen Magazine, Conquista Magazine, Boneshaker Magazine, Eroica Britannia, Shambala Festival

Weston Beach Story Represented by Institute Artists:


All images © Fergus Coyle