Head On Photo Festival 2015 – Paula Broom, Fay (Bell) Clark, Dylan Coombe, Kevin Leong, Mathew Wylie

Head On Photo Festival 2015 – Paula Broom, Fay (Bell) Clark, Dylan Coombe, Kevin Leong, Mathew Wylie from Artsite Gallery

By: Artsite Gallery  28-Apr-2015
Keywords: Photography, Art, Fine Art

Head On Photo Festival 2015 presents the work of five Head On Associate photographers: Paula Broom, Fay (Bell) Clark, Dylan Coombe, Kevin Leong and Mathew Wylie, whose individual bodies of work were selected for exhibition by this year’s Festival Selection Committee. Official opening: 3pm Sunday 17th May, with Special Guests Anita Schwartz and Moshe Rosenzveig – Festival Director The Word On The Street: Paula Broom “This series is a collaboration with the Post Growth Institute, who provided me with the words juxtaposed with each photograph. The Post Growth Institute’s by-line is “creating global prosperity without economic growth”: their ultimate goal is for wellbeing; for a better world for everyone.” Moments In Mumbai: Fay (Bell) Clark “The images …were taken in the poorest parts of Mumbai and my intention was not to show the poverty these men and women live in, rather show them as they live their lives. As generous, hardworking, happy, sad, eccentric human beings who, despite being born into a certain life, just get on with it.” Stranded: Dylan Coombe “An exploration of ephemeral forces and enduring figures in nature. Chronological & geographical ambiguous compositions challenge a response to the inherent emotion of the photographic image.” Correlation: Kevin Leong “A man spilling his coffee while crossing a road. A woman getting startled by the loud bark of a dog. That moment observed … photography is a testament to the occurrence.” Sex, Death, and Butterflies: Mathew Wylie Reflecting on “...the balance of life, choice, direction, and others perception of our reality…” 02 – 31 May 2015 Artsite Gallery Wednesday – Sunday 11am – 5pm 165 Salisbury Road, corner St Marys and Probert Street, Camperdown NSW 2050 02 8095 9678 www.artsite.com.au www.facebook.com/artsite [email protected]

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