First Impressions
Contemporary Australian Photograms

Key works

  • Anne FERRAN
Untitled (1998) 

from The Longer than life series 1997-99
type C photogram
(157.6 x 102.6 cm) (image)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with funds arranged by Loti Smorgon for Contemporary Australian Photography, 2001
2001.53


© Courtesy of the artist

    Anne FERRAN
    Untitled (1998)
    from The Longer than life series 1997-99
    type C photogram
    (157.6 x 102.6 cm) (image)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased with funds arranged by Loti Smorgon for Contemporary Australian Photography, 2001
    2001.53
    © Courtesy of the artist

  • Penelope DAVIS
Red 2 (2000) 

from the Penumbra (where shadow becomes light) series 2000
type C photograph
76.3 x 101.9 cm (image and sheet)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with funds arranged by Loti Smorgon for Contemporary Australian Photography, 2000
2000.241


© Courtesy of the artist and Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne

    Penelope DAVIS
    Red 2 (2000)
    from the Penumbra (where shadow becomes light) series 2000
    type C photograph
    76.3 x 101.9 cm (image and sheet)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased with funds arranged by Loti Smorgon for Contemporary Australian Photography, 2000
    2000.241
    © Courtesy of the artist and Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne

  • Ruth MADDISON
Self-portrait, 25/2/2002 (2002) 


gelatin silver photogram
(47.8 x 57.5 cm) (image)
(49.8 x 59.9 cm) (sheet)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of Mem Kirby, Fellow, 2002
2002.305


© Ruth Maddison

    Ruth MADDISON
    Self-portrait, 25/2/2002 (2002)
    gelatin silver photogram
    (47.8 x 57.5 cm) (image) (49.8 x 59.9 cm) (sheet)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of Mem Kirby, Fellow, 2002
    2002.305
    © Ruth Maddison