Ok. I am pretty excited to see this exhibition by two photographers I really admire the work of. I am also pretty stoked to be on the poster along with Jarrod Zlatic & Nisa Venerosa (Fabulous Diamonds), Rowland S. Howard and Ali McCann.
‘TWO X TWO’ is a collaborative portraiture project by Melbourne photographers Karl Scullin and Lauren Bamford. Each artist presents a unique portrayal of the coterie of Melbourne’s emergent artistic subculture – with the common theme of ‘two’.
If you are in Melbourne come along to the opening on Wednesday 23rd of June. I you are elsewhere in the world please visit www.karledwinscullin.com and www.laurenbamford.com
I could tell you that Melissa Farley is a photographer, but I don’t think that explains it all. In a time when point-and-shoot-from-your-phone-then-upload-to-your- Flickr/Facebook/etc is the convenient path of today’s photographer, Melissa is still scouting locations, setting shots for days, and telling a story with each of her pictures. We sat down at her house in South Philadelphia to find out about her start in photography, the stories in her pictures, and her rediscovered family. (more…)