Sonya Whitefield @ the Golden Thread Gallery’s Project Space

23 February, 2010|art, photography|

Hysterectic is a unique photographic project that creatively interprets one woman’s journey through a hysterectomy operation. It challenges conventional perception and asks questions as to how, with imagination and creativity, a woman can take some personal control over this often traumatic medical procedure on the feminine body and psyche. The work shines a light on [...]

Hahnemühle Anniversary Collection – 2010 Tour dates

20 February, 2010|art, photography|

From 7100 photo award entries 41 winning images were chosen to become part of the Hahnemühle Anniversary Collection. Details of the exhibitions in 2010 traveling through the photo capitals of the world can be found here: Sydney: 10 February - 08 March SUN STUDIOS, 42 Maddox Street Alexandria NSW 2015 to gallery   Berlin: 01 [...]

Hahnemühle Anniversary Photo Award

18 May, 2009|art, photography|

To celebrate its 425th anniversary Hahnemühle is inviting both amateur and professional photographers from all over the world to take part in the international Hahnemühle Anniversary Photo Award. The theme of the competition is “For Originals”. We are interested in the photographer’s unique angle of capturing people, objects and moments from an original perspective. Please submit [...]

V22 Presents – The Wharf Road Project

28 September, 2008|art, contemporary, Uncategorized|

"Limited" Artists: Peter Lloyd Lewis, Sarah Dobai, Lohan Emmanuel, Bettina Buck, Lisa Penny, Mark Harris curated by Dallas Seitz, Lisa Penny & Trevor Hall. You are cordially invited to the opening on Friday, 3rd October 2008 6pm - late. Show 4th October to 19th October Wednesday to Sunday, 12 - 7pm The Wenlock Building 50-60 [...]

Nothing Works

16 September, 2008|art, design|

19 - 22 September 2008 An exhibition of works by 20 artists & designers in the basement of Shoreditch Town Hall. Private View: 18 September 6.30 - 9.30pm Exhibition Dates: 19 - 22 September 2008 Opening Times: 19 - 21 September 11.00 - 18.00, 22 September 12.00 - 21.00 Participating artists & designers: Alex Bettler, [...]

Jo Holland – Dissected Beauty

28 November, 2007|art, photography|

A Retrospective / 1-16 December Private View / Thursday 6 December 6.00-9.00pm Jo Holland works on the borders between photography and painting, employing the techniques of both to create images that belong to neither medium. Holland makes photographs without the intermediary of either camera or negative, directly exposing the object through the lense onto what [...]

Tim Smyth – The nature of machines

21 November, 2007|art, photography|

PREVIEW 21 NOVEMBER 2007 4PM - 8PM Tim Smyth learned the power cars have the hard way-by going through the windscreen of one that was moving. As well as glass splinters, that accident, when he was out cycling, also imprinted musings on the destructiveness of the motor car. Smyth has used this, and witnessing a [...]

Can/should art be taught?

13 September, 2007|art, photography|

Alec Soth writes, "I recently dipped my toes into the art education industry. After several waves of exhilaration and despair, I'm happy to find myself back on the relative terra firma of this blog. But I'm struggling to bring any coherence to my impressions. With only two weeks spent at the San Francisco Art Institute, [...]

Careers in Photography

9 September, 2007|art, photography|

Today is the first anniversary of this blog. I'm happy to have made it this far, but I'm feeling a little guilty. With an average of 2,000 unique visitors per day (and 220,000 visitors in total), I fear I've squandered the opportunity to provide much of a public service. Too many of my 310 posts [...]