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Congratulations to this year's winner of the 7 Wentworth Selborne Award

Congratulations to this year's winner of the 7 Wentworth Selborne Award

Photostart is the ACP’s annual celebration of our talented student community. A vibrant and diverse exhibition, Photostart is comprised of works produced as part of our 2017 photographic courses. This year sees the introduction of the inaugural 7 Wentworth Selborne Award for the photograph that exemplifies both originality and technical ability....

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MEMBERS-ONLY TICKET GIVEAWAY FOR 'THE DISASTER ARTIST'

MEMBERS-ONLY TICKET GIVEAWAY FOR 'THE DISASTER ARTIST'

10% OFF MEMBERSHIP NOW With The Disaster Artist, James Franco transforms the tragicomic true-story of aspiring filmmaker and infamous Hollywood outsider Tommy Wiseau—an artist whose passion was as sincere as his methods were questionable—into a celebration of friendship, artistic expression, and dreams pursued against insurmountable odds. Based on Greg Sestero’s...

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THE OCULI FLASH PRINT SALE

THE OCULI FLASH PRINT SALE

Photography lovers have the chance to own (or gift) a signed photographic print by an Oculi photographer.Nine prints are available for sale, each of personal significance to the photographer. The result is a unique print selection that speaks to the heart of a collective recognised for nearly two decades of...

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MEG HEWITT: TOKYO IS YOURS

MEG HEWITT: TOKYO IS YOURS

Meg Hewitt, Tokyo is Yours Opening Thursday 16 November, 6–8 pm Flinders Street Gallery61 Flinders StreetSurry Hills NSW 2010 The culmination of a two year project inspired by manga, surrealism and film noir and set in Japan post the Great East Earthquake of 2011, Tokyo is Yours is the inaugural...

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Sydney Culture Network officially launched October 2017

Sydney Culture Network officially launched October 2017

ACP is delighted to be a Founding Member of Sydney Culture NetworkUNSW, led by Professor and Dean Ross Harley and supported by Futurecity, have developed an ambitious programme to connect 27 cultural organisations in Sydney under one network.Sydney Culture Network provides a vital contribution to the estimated $8.3 billion that...

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Winners of the NSW Grandparents Day Photography Competition Announced!

Winners of the NSW Grandparents Day Photography Competition Announced!

Congratulations to Margaret Lambert and Jack Moran, winners of this year's NSW Grandparents Day Photo Competition, who will receive tuition from our extremely knowledgeable photo-educators to the value of $1500. This year’s competition delivered under the NSW Ageing Strategy, and supported by the Australian Centre for Photography, highlighted photography’s continued role in...

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TICKET GIVEAWAY INSTAGRAM COMP: ROBERT MAPPLETHORPE: THE PERFECT MEDIUM 

TICKET GIVEAWAY INSTAGRAM COMP: ROBERT MAPPLETHORPE: THE PERFECT MEDIUM 

For your chance to win 1 of 3 double passes to Robert Mapplethorpe: the perfect medium, simply share your best Mapplethorpe-inspired photos* on Instagram by tagging #MapplethorpeAGNSW and @acp.photo ----------- Robert Mapplethorpe pursued a unique form of visual perfection that made him one of the most renowned artists of the 20th century....

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Australian Photobook Publishers

Australian Photobook Publishers

On Saturday 16 September we teamed up with Kinokuniya and experienced photo-editor Rachel Knepfer to deliver a special introductory workshop on the power of the edit. This, coupled with the launch of our latest issue of Photofile, Critical Offshore Posts, still fresh in our minds we thought we would take a quick look...

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Pat Brassington announced as guest judge

Pat Brassington announced as guest judge

We are thrilled to announce acclaimed contemporary photo media artist, Pat Brassington as guest judge for NSW Grandparents Day Photography Competition 2017. Brassington will join ACP Director and CEO, Cherie McNair, and Ministerial Advisory Council on the Ageing representative, Professor Tracey McDonald in selecting the winning image from both the Schools...

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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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PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai

PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai

8–10 September 2017Shanghai Exhibition Center ACP is delighted to be participating in PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai  PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai was created to serve the growing demand for the collection of contemporary photography in China and across the Asia Pacific. The fair’s success since launching in 2014 has been key in driving...

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Sci-Fi Top 5 with Claire Monneraye

To celebrate our latest exhibition Synthetic, which explores the collision of science fiction and reality, we have invited our exhibiting artists and ACP curator to share their Top 5 favourite science fiction works. From books to films, TV to soundtracks, artist share their memories and experiences delving into our predicted future and its impact on their...

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Sci-Fi Top 5 with David Manley

Sci-Fi Top 5 with David Manley

To celebrate our latest exhibition Synthetic, which explores the collision of science fiction and reality, we have invited our exhibiting artists to share their Top 5 favourite science fiction works. From books to films, TV to soundtracks, artist share their memories and experiences delving into our predicted future and its impact on their practice. DAVID MANLEY...

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Sci-Fi Top 5 with Garry Trinh

Sci-Fi Top 5 with Garry Trinh

To celebrate our latest exhibition Synthetic, which explores the collision of science fiction and reality, we have invited our exhibiting artists to share their Top 5 favourite science fiction works. From books to films, TV to soundtracks, artist share their memories and experiences delving into our predicted future and its impact on their practice. GARRY TRINH*...

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Great news for Australian Photographers!

Great news for Australian Photographers!

Congratulations to Atong Atem, who we exhibited earlier this year in partnership with the City of Sydney, Customs House, who is the winner of Mecca's M-Power $20, 000 grant, in partnership with the National Gallery of Victoria.  We also congratulate Shan Turner-Carroll for his selection as a 2017 NSW Visual Arts Emerging Fellowship Finalist....

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SYDNEY CONTEMPORARY EXCLUSIVE TICKET OFFER

SYDNEY CONTEMPORARY EXCLUSIVE TICKET OFFER

Sydney Contemporary, Australasia’s largest international art fair, returns from 7-10 September with 90+ galleries from around the globe. Taking place at Carriageworks, the Fair offers visitors access to curated exhibitions alongside an ambitious program that includes groundbreaking installations, engaging panel discussions and experimental video from some of the world’s most...

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