‘Develop’, MGA’s Annual Showcase of Emerging Photographic Artists Opens Soon

Image: Kat Stevens ‘Untitled’ 2021, from the series ‘What Remains’. Pigment inkjet print 94.0 x 103.0 cm, courtesy …

Image: Kat Stevens ‘Untitled’ 2021, from the series ‘What Remains’. Pigment inkjet print 94.0 x 103.0 cm, courtesy of the artist.

Curated by Stella Loftus-Hills, the exhibition features selections from graduate artists from Melbourne’s leading universities, showcasing a variety of styles and techniques. This exhibition provides a vital platform for these artists to display their work as they progress to the next stages of their careers. Exhibiting artists include:
Ali Choudhry University RMIT
Madeline Crockett Monash University
Asif Hussein College of Photographic Studies
Bronwyn Hutton Deakin University
Joshua Kidd Victorian College of the Arts
Kat Stevens University RMIT
Courtney Watson Victoria College of Arts
Amy Wendel College of Photographic Studies

The works on display explore contemporary themes and ideas using many different ways to achieve a photographic impression. Included are examples of collage, digital manipulation, alternative processes, and prints produced not only on paper but also on fabric and the delicate inner surface of eggshells.

The exhibition opens on April 2 and will run until May 15, 2022. Full details can be found here.

Michael E. Marquez