Archive for March 2012

Freeze! The directorial turn in contemporary photography

Freeze! The directorial turn in contemporary photography is showing a  diverse selection of works by artists who pursue the narrative possibilities of the photograph as an inherently performative space.  These constructed scenes offer socio-political commentary along with poignant insight into the human condition. Artist included:  Darron Davies, Destiny Deacon, Samantha Everton, Rose Farrell & George…

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STELARC Suspensions

STELARC Suspensions Scott Livesey Galleries Opening Wednesday March 14, 6 – 8pm The photographic images in this exhibiton were proudly printed by Colour Factory photo by Anthony Figallo

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The Sound of Megapixels

I couldn’t ignore it any longer – like the sound of the possum scratching and gnawing in my roof, the sound of megapixels was troubling me. Where is the “feel” ? , where is the craft ?, where is the essence of image making ? Disappearing fast I say. A Leica M6 film camera came…

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Jane Burton, Darren Sylvester, Simon Terrill

M33 Book Launch M33 is proud to present the launch of a 3 book series: The three books are by Australia’s most interesting photographic artists, Jane Burton, Darren Sylvester and Simon Terrill. To be launched by Charlotte Day Wednesday 7th March 6-8pm Centre of Contempoary Photography 404 George St Fitzroy Victoria  

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Jane Trengove and Susan Long

This one is for you Jane Trengove and Susan Long This collaborative installation comprises of moving image, performace, objects and consumables.  This work addresses the language of aspiration in a culture of self-preservation, consumerism and debt.  What results is a display that is something close to wistful, wishful thinking and occasional ignoble desires. Exhibiting runs:…

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Todd Anderson-Kunert

Congratulations to Todd Anderson-Kunert for winning First Prize at the Muswellbrook Photography Award 2012. Todd’s work was chosen from over 50 finalists by Dr Martyn Jolly, Head of Photography and Media Arts School of Art at Australian National University. Colour Factory is proud to represent Todd and to be printing his award winning work. Winning…

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