CHINA: grain to pixel
MGA is the exclusive Australian venue for this major exhibition of Chinese photography. Developed by the Shanghai Centre of Photography (SCôP), the exhibition offers an intriguing insight into the role that photography has played in the evolution of Chinese culture over the past 150 years, from early ethnographic photography and communist propaganda through to the internationally acclaimed work of contemporary Chinese artists. Following its launch at MGA, China: grain to pixel will continue on a global tour that includes venues in Belgium and Russia.
BOWNESS PRIZE: finalists announced!
Judges of the William & Winifred Bowness Photography Prize – award-winning filmmaker Fred Schepisi AO, photographer John Gollings and leading the team MGA Director Kallie Blauhorn – have this week confirmed the 60 finalists in Australia’s most sought-after photography prize. The $25,000 winner and honourable mentions will be announced at MGA on the evening of Wednesday 7 September.
View all finalists here.