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Aperture Australia will return to ICC in Darling Harbour

Aperture Australia will return to ICC in Darling Harbour

Capturing emotion is a carefully crafted skill. Discover how to embody the raw reality of the human spirit at the Southern Hemisphere's largest photography conference – Aperture Australia. Ray Martin will host 6 industry greats in an inspiring TedX style format; Nat Geo Photojournalist Ami Vitale, Conflict Photojournalist  Stephen Dupont, Film Stills Photographer Jasin Boland, Photographic Artist Tamara Dean, Landscape Icon Christian Fletcher and Oceanic Photographer Ray Collins. Get 2 tickets for the price of 1 with promo code "2FOR1". Date: 22-23 June 2019Venue: ICC Darling Harbour SydneyEvent info and bookings: apertureaustralia.com.au

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Behind THE frame - What is ACRYLIC?

Behind THE frame - What is ACRYLIC?

What is acrylic? Acrylic is a durable and strong polymer used as plastic in a wide variety of applications. Acrylic sheets are usually used as a substitute for glass due to its flexibility and other properties such as being lighter, easier to repair and more transparent.   Acrylic mounting Acrylics are super smooth and strong, a fantastic mounting media for photos, especially when applied using good face mount techniques where the photo is mounted underneath acrylic. Acrylic is ideal for mounting of high gloss or metal prints. The clarity and sparkle of the acrylic enhance the colours and vibrancy of the photo...

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Upcoming solo show - "The Street is Your Gallery"

Upcoming solo show - "The Street is Your Gallery"

The Street is Your Gallery is a solo show by Ingrid Shakenovsky, reflecting her passion for photography as art and art as photography Exploring the cracks, colours and movements of the urban landscape – from Sydney and Melbourne to the world SYDNEY: Abstract artist and photographer Ingrid Shakenovsky is staging her debut solo exhibition featuring scenes from Sydney, Melbourne and other parts of the world. It’s a two-part show in which she explores the cracks, colours and movements of the urban landscape. Her intention is to make photographic art that resembles real life and turns coincidental collections of urban paraphernalia...

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Behind THE artworks with Baez Bonorat

Behind THE artworks with Baez Bonorat

Who are you?  An artist that is in a constant state of learning  Which 5 words best describe you?Committed, honest, demanding, uncompromised, open When did you discover your creativity?At the beginning of my teenage years  What’s the best lesson you’ve learnt along the way?That comfort in the discipline of painting is poisonous What’s your proudest moment?When I manage to question all that I have done to date and re-start again What’s been your best decision?Not to depend economically on my art  Who inspires you?I have a long list of living & already gone artists but just to mention three painters; Antoni Tapies, Rufino Tamayo,...

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