Contemporary Photography

Free entry

NGV International

Level 3, Contemporary Art & Design

17 Mar – Jun

Open ANZAC Day


Photography is one of the most diverse and prolific areas of contemporary art, including the work of multi-disciplinary artists and practitioners who see themselves in the more traditional guise of ‘photographer’. As part of the NGV Festival of Photography, explore two galleries dedicated to new acquisitions by international and Australian emerging and established artists. Works actively collected by the NGV in recent years include some of the most challenging and exciting photographers working today, such as Elad Lassry, Sophie Calle, Paola Pivi, Pieter Hugo, Danny Singer, Ceal Floyer, Lucia Koch, David Rosetzky, Polly Borland, Adam Fuss and Thomas Demand.

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What photography trends are inspiring current photography practice and what can we expect to see in future?

Explore key areas of photography including portraiture, performance…

The NGV Festival of Photography provides an opportunity to be immersed in exciting new works of photography, digitally produced prints as well as…