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Australian Centre for Photography appoints Dr. Allison Holland as Curator

Sydney, Australia: The Australian Centre for Photography (ACP) today announced the appointment of respected arts professional Dr. Allison Holland as Curator. Dr. Allison Holland joins the ACP from Perth, where she is currently curator for the major exhibition Heath Ledger; A Life in Pictures, a collaborative project between the Art...

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News from the Ballarat International Foto Biennale

Congratulations to all the shortlisted photographers for the Martin Kantor Portrait Prize  including the ACP Commissioned "This Brutal World" by Christian Thompson (on exhibition at the Monash Gallery of Art in Victoria - last weeks!).  Places are filling up fast for Portfolio Reviews at the Ballarat International Foto Biennale. Sign up...

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Farewell to Claire / Adieu à Claire

Farewell to Claire / Adieu à Claire

After six years at the Australian Centre for Photography, Curator Claire Monneraye has announced that she will be relocating home to Paris at the end of July 2017. Claire joined ACP in 2011 as Assistant Curator where highlights included; The retrospective dedicated to major performance photographer Heidrun Löhr, Beyond the...

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Photofile Issue #99

Photofile Issue #99 Earlier this month Daniel Boetker-Smith informed the Australian Centre for Photography of his decision to step down as Managing Editor of Photofile. Daniel successfully delivered issue #98 in conjunction with the ACP’s ground-breaking exhibition Under the Sun. The ACP Director, Cherie McNair said: “Daniel has made a great contribution...

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Photofile returns in 2017

Photofile returns in 2017

Since the early 1980s Photofile has been a thought-leader in contemporary photography in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region. Photofile, Australia’s oldest photography magazine returns in Feb 2017 under the editorship of Daniel Boetker-Smith. Daniel is the Course Director at Photography Studies College (Melbourne) and regularly writes for a number of international...

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Australian Centre for Photography is on the move!

We’ve had tremendous support from the photographic community as we make this transition and we’re thrilled to share the details of our new homes. In July 2016, we’ll relocate our offices to Darlinghurst in the City of Sydney’s Creative Spaces at 66 Oxford Street. Being part of this innovation and...

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ACP News: ACP Welcomes a New Board

The Australian Centre for Photography has developed an exciting new strategic plan that outlines the organisation’s future direction. Highlighting ACP’s proud history and its ongoing importance to the photographic community, the strategic plan and subsequent changes will broaden the centre’s reach and impact – taking photography out to new, diverse...

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ACP moves into the future

The Australian Centre of Photography is undergoing a major transition in line with an ambitious vision for 2017 and beyond. Drawing on its 40-year history as the national authority for photography, the centre will continue to maintain its position, while making strategic changes that will allow it to serve a...

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Photography for Social Change

Photography for Social Change

Innovative social enterprise Flashpoint Labs is recruiting! They are on the hunt for a dynamic and driven business development manager who is passionate about social change and social innovation.  If you have experience in the corporate sector, are interested in photography and youth development and want to use your experience...

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The Heavy Collective Kickstarter

The Heavy Collective Kickstarter

The Heavy Collective are extremely excited to announce the launch of their long overdue Kickstarter.  They have been on the hard road with Tumblr for the longest time and are in desperate need of a real deal website. In four years the group has made quite a made a dent; exhibiting,...

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Creating Photo-Books in the 21st Century

Creating Photo-Books in the 21st Century

By Belinda Hungerford The Photobook is a growing genre in photographic practice. Now an important avenue of exhibition in its own right, the Photobook is gaining momentum nationally and internationally due to the accessibility and distribution of digital publishing platforms to show work and disseminate photography to a mass audience. ...

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Season's Greeting

Season's Greeting

The year just past Thank you for your support for 2014. What a year it has been! This year we re-branded thanks to the amazing Stephen Goddard at Project Two. ACP launched our new website, working with the talented team at Platformer, including our very own ACP channel and blog...

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