Past Exhibitions

Dreams and imagination: light in the modern city

12 December 2014 to 1 March 2015

Curated by Melissa Miles

Dreams and imagination: light in the modern city examines the special role of light and artificial illumination in Australian modernist urban photography. The exhibition will offer a new perspective on Australian modernist photography by focusing on the important connections between the growth of Australian cities, modernist photography, and the unique role of light as key a symbol of progress and national identity in Australia.

Current Exhibitions

  • John Gollings: The history of the built world

Upcoming Exhibitions

  • Antipodean emanations: cameraless photographs from Australia and New Zealand

Past Exhibitions

Travelling Exhibitions

  • On the fabric of the Ngarrindjeri Body | At Monash Civic Centre
  • The Rennie Ellis Show
  • Australian exotica
  • Wesley Stacey
The wild thing

Bowness Prize

  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2015 Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2014 Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2013 Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2012 Bowness Photography Prize
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize 2011
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize 2010
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize 2009
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