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Profiled on BBC Radio3's Private Passions

"States of Violence" a group exhibition in collaboration with WikiLeaks, 24th March - 8th April, 2023 curated by a/political, The Bacon Factory, 6 Stannary Street, Kennington, London SE11 4AA, Tues - Sat, 10am - 6pm

Preview 6-9pm, 23.03.23

"Sarah M. Lee Tender Are The Nighthawks" a solo exhibition, 14th April - 10th June, 2023 with Aperture Gallery, 17 a&b Riding House St, London W1W 7DT, Tues - Sat, 12 - 6pm

Opening reception from 6.30pm, 13.04.23

January 2021 - British Journal of Photography Portrait of Britain winner "Kavita" and shortlisted "Rugile" "

September 2020 - "Joe & Duke Brooks, Locked Down" selected for the National Portrait Gallery and HRH The Duchess of Cambridge's "Hold Still" exhibition.

September 2019 - "Every Journey Matters" Transport for London campaign launches London wide.

April 2019 - 209 Women, celebrating the centenary of women's suffrage, Portraits by leading UK female photographers in collaboration with Bluecoat Press, UK

Portrait of Hannah Bardell, MP has been acquired by the Government Art Collection and National Portrait Gallery.

March 2019 - Sarah Lee, Filming "The Crown", photography exhibition in collaboration with Series Mania International Festival, Lille, Hauts-de-France, 22 - 30 March, 2019

November 2018 -Portrait Salon, London "John Sutherland, Sunset Tower".

July 2018 - Shorlisted for The British Journal of Photography Portrait of Britain: "Romany, 2018" Included in Hoxton Mini Press publication.

March 2018 - Exhibited as part of "Portrait of Progress" exhibition at the Leica Gallery Washington DC.

February 2018 - Solo show at the Leica Gallery Los Angeles.

November 2017 - Portrait Salon, London: "Joe and Duke Brooks, Ennui" 2017.

British Journal of Photography; Portrait of Britain 2017 - "Gwyn Haslock, Praa Sands 2016" and "Sergei, 2017"

Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize 2016, NationaI Portrait Gallery, London and then on a UK national tour: "Seye, Miah, Elijah & Alexander, Regent's Park".

November 2016 - Portrait Salon: "Hudson Mohawke" 2016.

August 2016 - "Solo show: Sarah Lee", The Guardian and Observer, King's Place, London.

Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize 2015, the NationaI Portrait Gallery, London: "Luke, Gaskell's of Wigan".

November 2015 - Portrait Salon, London: "Waiting for Selection, Wimbledon".

October 2015, - Solo exhibition, Leica Gallery, London: "BAFTA REPORTAGE".

Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize 2014, National Portrait Gallery, London: "Lenny Henry".

November 2014 Portrait Salon, London:


British Journal of Photography; Portrait of Britain 2017:

Guardian photo essays:

LFI Magazine online feature:

Netflix The Crown, on set essay:

Leica's UK online ad campaign "10 photographers" talking about the reasons they use the M range of cameras:

Leica's LFI Magazine feature "Sidewalk America":

Leica first issue "M" Magazine, portrait of "Joe and Duke Brooks" to launch the 'Portfolio' section:

Intelligent Life Magazine, a journey with the journalist & novelist Laura Barton walking the length of Los Angeles' Sunset Boulevard from sunrise to sunset: