2018 Hub: Paddington Reservoir Gardens | Head On Photo Festival

2018 Hub: Paddington Reservoir Gardens

Hub 2018: Paddington Reservoir Gardens

Head On Photo Festival returns to Paddington Reservoir Gardens to transform it into a hub of photography in tranquil surrounds.

This year we showcase six artists; Debi Cornwall (USA), Misha Pedan (Sweden), ZALMAI (Switzerland), Craig Holmes (AUS), Kim Percy (AUS), Thom Pierce (UK) and for the first time in print, we are exhibiting the Head On Student Prize.

Artist talks Sun 6 May

11am Kim Percy

11.30am Craig Holmes

 
Supported by Woollahra Municipal Council, City of Sydney and Create NSW

 

Dates: 5 May - 20 May
Open Hours: 9am-5pm

Location: Paddington Reservoir Gardens
251-255 Oxford St, Paddington NSW 2021
Buses routes: 333, 380, 438, 440, M40

Government partners

  

Exhibiting photographer(s): 20 Finalists
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 5 May 2018 - Sunday, 20 May 2018
Inexpensive devices and new and emergent platforms for sharing enable young people to spontaneously capture and publish images, reaching far wider audiences than in the past.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Thom Pierce
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 5 May 2018 - Sunday, 20 May 2018
In May 2016 the high court in Johannesburg decided that a class action lawsuit could be laid against 32 gold mining companies in South Africa.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Debi Cornwall
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 5 May 2018 - Sunday, 20 May 2018
This exhibition provokes inquiry about the human impact of the "Global War on Terror." January 11, 2018 marked the 16th anniversary of the first “War on Terror” prison's opening at the U.S.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Misha Pedan
Event Genre: Fine-Art
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 5 May 2018 - Sunday, 20 May 2018
Eternal Presence consisting of a series of eighty-two photographs, taken at various locations and mostly showing us everyday scenes from urban life, it appears to align itself with a documentary ae
Exhibiting photographer(s): Craig Holmes
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 5 May 2018 - Sunday, 20 May 2018
Ashton Circus  
Exhibiting photographer(s): ZALMAI
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 5 May 2018 - Sunday, 20 May 2018
I looked at what this ‘war on terror’ did to people’s lives in Afghanistan. My work is not about war, but war is in my work. At the core, ordinary moments turn out to be extraordinary.
Exhibiting photographer(s): Kim Percy
Event Genre: Fine-Art
Dates of Exhibition: Saturday, 5 May 2018 - Sunday, 20 May 2018
’Surface Deep’ is an installation of floating photographs that creates an ethereal and poignant exploration of the timeless beauty of our most precious resource: water.