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March 2015

Shot In The Heart Of Melbourne 2015

March 19, 2015 - March 30, 2015
Victorian Artists Society, 430 Albert Street
East Melbourne, Victoria 3002 Australia
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Now in its 4th year, Shot in the Heart of Melbourne is a Street Photography and Photojournalism exhibition that celebrates the decisive, and often indecisive, but always graceful moments that occur within our gritty, yet beautiful city.

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National Photographic Portrait Prize 2014 (touring exhibition)

March 25, 2015 - May 9, 2015
Manningham Art Gallery, 687 Doncaster Road
Doncaster, Victoria 3108 Australia
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The National Photographic Portrait Prize is held annually by the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra, to promote the very best in contemporary Australian photographic portraiture. This exhibition presents the forty four finalists selected in 2014 from a national field of entries that reflect the distinctive vision of Australia’s aspiring and professional portrait photographers and the unique nature of their subjects. A National Portrait Gallery exhibition. This exhibition is supported by the National Collecting Institutions Touring and Outreach Program, an Australian Government…

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April 2015

Polaroid resurrection

April 3, 2015 - April 22, 2015
Photonet Gallery, 15a Railway Place
Fairffield, Victoria 3078 Australia
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FilmNeverDie are hosting their first ever Polaroid exhibition in conjunction with the Global ExPolaroid Polaroid Exhibition Festival.

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SHOOT

April 10, 2015 - April 23, 2015

MELBOURNE ARTS CLUB PRESENTS SHOOT: Their final exhibition of the 5 part series DRAW, BUILD, PAINT, SCREEN, SHOOT

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The Significant Other

April 15, 2015 - May 16, 2015
ARC ONE GALLERY, 45 Flinders Lane
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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A Climarte Exhibition

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LIT FROM THE TOP: SCULPTURE THROUGH PHOTOGRAPHY

April 24, 2015 - June 28, 2015
Centre for Contemporary Photography, 404 George Street
Fitzroy, Victoria 3065 Australia
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Lit from the Top considers the ways in which sculpture and photography intersect in contemporary art practice.

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May 2015

Highlights from the MGA Collection

May 9, 2015 - July 12, 2015
Monash Gallery of Art, 860 Ferntree Gully Road
Wheelers Hill, Victoria 3150 Australia
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Coinciding with MGA’s 25th anniversary, this exhibition is a celebration of the Monash Gallery of Art, City of Monash Collection.

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June 2015

Melbourne Is…

June 4, 2015 - July 4, 2015
Quadrant Gallery, 72 Barkers Road
Hawthorn, Victoria 3122 Australia
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Attempting to avoid the typical tourist brochure view of Melbourne and capture a side to city that perhaps we do not always see

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December 2016

Life aquatic

December 9, 2016 - February 26, 2017
Monash Gallery of Art, 860 Ferntree Gully Road
Wheelers Hill, Victoria 3150 Australia

Narelle Autio | Ruth Maddison | Catherine Nelson Scientists like to tell us that Earth was misnamed. Given that over 70 per cent of Earth’s surface is covered by ocean, it would be more accurate to say that we live on planet Water. Scientists also point out that up to 60 per cent of the human body consists of water, and that all of life as we know it is infused with water, from the cells of organisms to the…

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January 2017

AN ELEGY TO APERTURES

January 27, 2017 - March 12, 2017
Centre for Contemporary Photography, 404 George Street
Fitzroy, Victoria 3065 Australia
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ANDREW BECK, DANICA CHAPPELL, DOUGLAS LANCE GIBSON, DEB MANSFIELD, SARA OSCAR, LUKE PARKER, KENZEE PATTERSON, KATHERINE ROOKE, NICK STRIKE AND AMANDA WILLIAMS. AN ELEGY TO APERTURES The camera receives and frames the world through the lens. This aperture is a threshold that demarcates the distinction between the scene and its photographic echo. It is both an entrance and a point of departure. Examining the way apertures haunt photographic images long after the shutter has closed, this exhibition attends to and…

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February 2017

Focused: Photomedia Works from Ten Cubed

February 11, 2017 - March 26, 2017
The Gallery at Bayside Arts & Cultural Centre, corner Wilson & Carpenter Street
Brighton, Victoria Australia

Ten Cubed began as an art experiment in 2010, defined by a vision to collect the work of (at least) ten contemporary artists in depth over a period of 10 years. Focused: Photomedia works from the Ten Cubed Collection brings together a selection of works by artists Pat Brassington, Michael Cook, Rosemary Laing, Alastair McLuckie, David Rosetzky, Tim Silver, Daniel von Sturmer and David Wadelton. Surreal layered images, poignant portraits, production stills, process documentation, quirky collage and traditional photography are…

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Call For Entries: SITHOM 2017

February 16, 2017 - March 1, 2017

Calling all photographers interested in exhibiting in Shot In The Heart of Melbourne (SITHOM) 2017. Applications for the SITHOM 2017 exhibition close on 1st March 2017. Exhibition Details: Where: Victorian Artists Society, 430 Albert Street, East Melbourne, Vic 3002 When: 11th May to 22nd May, 2017. More information via the SITHOM Website

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MEMORY PALACE

February 23, 2017 - March 8, 2017
Junior Space, 65 Smith Street
Fitzroy, Victoria Australia

MEMORY PALACE Ying Ang and Adrienne Grunwald Curated by Heidi Romano Two men are our protagonists in this duality of story-telling. One confronts the rest of his life at 36 years of age, one confronts the end of his life at 103. We ask the question of our audience, how do we cultivate our memories and why? How do they live within us and what form do they take? We use photography, object and document to confront the relationship between…

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March 2017

TOPshots! 2016-17

March 4, 2017 - April 15, 2017
Monash Gallery of Art, 860 Ferntree Gully Road
Wheelers Hill, Victoria 3150 Australia

Finalists Klari AGAR Swinburne Senior Secondary College Talia CRISANTE Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak Beau CRUZ Caulfield Grammar School, Caulfield Campus Alessi D’ANDREA Melbourne Girls Grammar School Rhiannon GAMBLE Norwood Secondary College Lacey GILBERT Luther College Emily JOYCE Methodist Ladies’ College Amy LALANNE Monbulk College Lexie McLEOD Strathcona Baptist Girls Grammar School Gabriel MENZIES Vermont Secondary College Audrey MICHAEL Mentone Girls’ Grammar School Isabella MURRAY-GOOLD St Paul’s Anglican Grammar School Maria NGUYEN Our Lady of Mercy College Sophie PEASLEY Toorak College…

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THE FILM PROJECT- MAP COLLECTIVE

March 9, 2017 - April 2, 2017
Fox Gallery & Darkroom, 8 Elizabeth Street
Kensington, Victoria 3031 Australia

The Film Project- a group exhibition by Many Australian Photographer’s collective. In an age of fast photography and image overload, 17 Australian Documentary photographer’s use traditional analogue techniques to photograph the most personal of subjects- the Portrait. With subjects that range from the loved to the infamous, photographers embraced the slow, uncertain nature of photographing with film to create a dynamic of trust only formed when a subject has to wait to see their image. Each photo has been hand…

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130 years of RMIT Photography

March 10, 2017 - April 13, 2017
RMIT Gallery, 344 Swanston Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia

Photography 130 offers an expanded view of the role and contribution of RMIT University to the photographic imaging of Melbourne and Australia, presenting a fresh perspective through the lens of the University’s photographic history, legacy and culture. From the University’s beginning in 1887 as the Working Men’s College, RMIT students took to photography with great enthusiasm, making important connections and contributions to the growth of Melbourne as a city as part of the world’s longest running photographic school. Featuring over 100 photographs…

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April 2017

SKIN/NUDE

April 6, 2017 - May 30, 2017
Fox Gallery & Darkroom, 8 Elizabeth Street
Kensington, Victoria 3031 Australia

A joint exhibition across 2 spaces Artists Coby Baker, Christian Blanchard, Steven Cavanagh, Damian Dillon, Heather Dinas, Christine Gleisner, Kellie Leczinska, Paul McDonald, Garry Moore, Hugo Sharp Statement This exhibition will provide the audience with a new, fresh and uninhibited way of understanding and exploring the nude in photography. This group exhibition will run simultaneously across two locations in Sydney (Contact Sheet Gallery) and Melbourne (The Fox Darkroom & Gallery) Skin /skɪn/ Noun 1. the thin layer of tissue forming the natural…

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May 2017

Under the sun: reimagining Max Dupain’s ‘Sunbaker’

May 6, 2017 - August 6, 2017
Monash Gallery of Art, 860 Ferntree Gully Road
Wheelers Hill, Victoria 3150 Australia

Under the sun is a large scale exhibition of new works commissioned from 15 artists responding to Australian photographer Max Dupain’s iconic 'Sunbaker' image. Artists include Peta Clancy, Christopher Day, Destiny Deacon, Michaela Gleave, Nasim Nasr, Sara Oscar, Julie Rrap, Khaled Sabsabi, Yhonnie Scarce, Christian Thompson, Angela Tiatia, Kawita Vatanajyankur, Daniel Von Sturmer, Justene Williams and William Yang. Under The sun will explore views of our culture, our identity and our nationhood through works that will surprise, challenge and enthuse…

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SHOT IN THE HEART OF MELBOURNE 2017

May 12, 2017 - May 22, 2017
Victorian Artists Society, 430 Albert Street
East Melbourne, Victoria 3002 Australia
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OPENING: FRIDAY 12TH MAY 2017 AT 7:00PM VIEWING UNTIL: MONDAY 22ND MAY 2017 4:00PM Now in its 6th year, SITHOM is a Street Photography and Photojournalism exhibition that celebrates the decisive, and often indecisive, but always graceful moments that occur within our gritty, yet beautiful city. The exhibition showcases many beautiful captures from 21 diverse and enthusiastic photographers who have focused on the eclectic hub that our city is today, … “These photos are not just street style; they capture…

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June 2017

For The Love of The Dark

June 15, 2017 - July 1, 2017
Colour Factory Gallery, 409-429 Gore Street
Fitzroy, Victoria 3065 Australia

The Colour Factory would like to welcome this diverse and talented group of artists  opening THIS THURSDAY 15th of June from 6 - 8pm For The Love of The Dark is a visual compendium of dark room works from some of Australia’s most accomplished print makers. Showcasing the precision and technique involved in the craft of dark room printing, Colour Factory is proud to present works from Phill Virgo, Linsey Gosper, Shane Waghorne, David Tatnall, Ellie Young, Tom Goldner and Sophie Caligari.…

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