Unflinching Gaze: photo media & the male figure

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14 October - 3 December 2017

The Unflinching Gaze: photo media & the male figure is a major exhibition of over 200 photographs and video works by 62 artists (24 Australian and 38 international) and deals with how the male figure has been represented in photo media over the past 140 years.

The exhibition is curated by Richard Perram OAM, Director Of BRAG, an openly gay man, who brings his “queer” gaze to his selection of images of historic and contemporary photography and film. The exhibition is also an important opportunity to inform and educate the Bathurst community and affirm the local LGBTI community.

Link to the media release HERE.  film icon The Unflinching Gaze: photo media & the male figure TRAILER. 

 

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A Bathurst Regional Art Gallery exhibition in partnership with Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art,New York. Curated by Richard Perram OAM. This exhibition is supported by the Dobell Exhibition Grant, funded by the Sir William Dobell Art Foundation and managed by Museums & Galleries of NSW.

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IMAGES: TODD FULLER and AMY HILL, They’re Only Words (still) 2009, film, 2:42 mins. Courtesy the artists and May Space Gallery, Sydney and OWEN LEONG Milkteeth 2014, archival pigment print on cotton paper. edition of 5 + 2AP, 120 x 120cm. Courtesy the artist.