Hear from photographers and filmmakers
Renowned artists share with us their photographic experience, artistic inspiration and technical expertise.
After each talk (approximately one hour), join us for drinks and further discussion with the artist.
Image: Lisa Tomasetti NYPD
Wednesday 25 September 2013, 6pm
Wednesday 2 October 2013, 6pm
Saturday 26 October 2013, 6pm
$15 student (with ID card)
Bookings and enquiries: 02 9225 1878
Three full working days (Mon–Fri) notice is required to qualify for a refund. All refunds attract an administration charge of 25% of the ticket price(s) with a minimum charge of $5. Not negotiable.
Duration 2 hours
One of Australia’s foremost photo-based artists, Pat Brassington has been exhibited and collected extensively in Australia and overseas for the past 20 years. Deeply informed by surrealism and psychoanalysis, Brassington’s practice is also influenced by contemporary art and classic black-and-white cinema. As Dr Kyla McFarlane, exhibitions curator at the Monash University Museum of Art, wrote: 'Brassington’s images depict suffocating maternal realms, uncanny interiors and bodily mutations so abject that they must, we conclude, be called forth from the deep recesses of the unconscious.’
Australian photographer Lisa Tomasetti has worked as a visual artist and film stills photographer for the past 23 years. Tomasetti has exhibited extensively throughout Australia and her work is held in major galleries around Australia and overseas. As the official photographer for the Australian Ballet’s Paris, Tokyo and New York tour, she captured the grace, energy and passion for movement embodied in these dancers. Her film work includes iconic images of films such as Shine, The Sapphires and Star Wars episode II.
Music in motion: Richard Tognetti and Jon Frank CANCELLED
Richard Tognetti, director of the Australian Chamber Orchestra, teamed up with photographer and filmmaker Jon Frank to create a lyrical melding of cinema and symphony. This duo have collaborated on five mesmerising films, their latest being The crowd, with Jon Frank’s luminous time-lapse imagery and a Togenetti program that ranges across Debussy, Chopin, Shostakovich and Dean. Join both artists as they discuss the ideas and inspirations behind their work.
Saturday 26 October 2013 6pm – 8pm
Location: Domain Theatre