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Hub 2017: Sydney Lower Town Hall


Festival Hub Sydney runs 6-14 May with exhibitions and artist talks by an exciting mix of local, international, emerging and established artists across a range of themes and social issues. Australian artists Michael Amendolia, Gerrit Fokkema, Emma Leslie, Lisa Saad and Luke Stambouliah are joined by Natan Dvir (Israel/USA), Roger Anis (Egypt), Dina Litovsky (USA), Torsten Schumann (Germany), Younes Mohammed (Iraq) and Jouk Oosterhof (Netherlands).
 
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Supported by Olympus and the City of Sydney

 

Dates: 6-14 May
Open Hours: 10am-6pm

Location: Sydney Lower Town Hall
74-80 Druitt St (near corner George and Druitt St), Sydney, NSW 2000

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Train station: Town Hall

 

 

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Exhibiting photographer(s): Lisa Saad
Event Genre: Fine-Art
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
This series of images is based around the idea of a dreamscape. Each image came to me in a flash, as a fleeting moment in full realisation or as a tone of colour.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Michael Amendolia
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Photographs by Michael Amendolia  Sight is something most of the world takes for granted.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Dina Litovsky
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Every weekend night, the cobblestone streets of the Meatpacking District are transformed into a microcosm of sexual politics.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Torsten Schumann
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Longing for confusion, Hungry for takeaway and the next new thing. Nocturnal cliffhangers, Emotional baggage, Derailing on the wrong side of the tracks.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Gerrit Fokkema
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Wilcannia is a small town of about 800 people, nearly 1000 kms west of Sydney, on the Darling River. Over half the population is indigenous.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Natan Dvir
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
In this ongoing project, Natan Dvir explores the unique New York underground architecture and the people that temporarily pass through it.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Jouk Oosterhof
Event Genre: Portrait, Fine-Art
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
It was André’s facial expression that first attracted me to him. He is friendly yet taciturn, and his emotions can be hard to read.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Younes Mohammad
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
(In the name of religion ) Islamic State of Iraq and Syria or Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) is a Salafi jihadist militant group that follows an Islamic fundamentalist, Wahhabi doctrine o
Exhibiting photographer(s): Chuck Bradley
Event Genre: Fine-Art
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
This project is the result of my seven-week artist residency at the Bradman Museum and International Cricket Hall of Fame in Bowral, where I was given unlimited access to the Museum’s vast collecti
Exhibiting photographer(s): Roger Anis
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Closets Full of Dreams looks into females’ closets, showing girls’ dreams and fears and illustrating their own stories from a society where women are facing danger, sexual harassment and oppression
Exhibiting photographer(s): Luke Stambouliah
Event Genre: Portrait, Fine-Art
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Persons of Interest diffuses the celebrity of actors and exposes their intrinsic craft.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Emma Leslie
Event Genre: Portrait
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 6 May 2017 - Sunday, 14 May 2017
Transcend - Portraits of Transgender and Gender Diverse Youth.