09.05.18 Coastal collection

I have a new exhibition installed at Bargoonga Nganjin, the new stunningly designed North Fitzroy Library in the City of Yarra.

Coastal collection continues my exploration of ‘the new wild’ …

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Coprosma repens (mirrorbush) #1, 2017, lumen print,  detail


26.03.18 Finding Wild

I’d like to share news about my forthcoming exhibition at Glen Eira City Council Gallery

Dianna Wells
Finding Wild

Opening
Wednesday 28 March 6–8 pm
Glen Eira City Council Gallery…

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Fireweed, 2017, gelatin silver print


08.10.17 2017 Banyule Award for Works on Paper

Fluvial landscape, 2016, is a handprinted photograph currently being exhibited in the exhibition Ebb and flow, 2017 Banyule Award for Works on Paper.

I have spent significant periods …

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03.10.17 Julia Margaret Cameron Award for women photographers

An exhibition in Barcelona has just opened at the Gallery Vivid Foto with photographic works from the 10th Julia Margaret Cameron Award. It is really exciting to be exhibiting Melbourne

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19.06.17 Art & Heritage collection

The City of Melbourne has just purchased two of my works from the Boundaries project for their Art and Heritage collection. ‘Shrine’ and ‘Melbourne from the Falls’ are two significant …

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The Shrine, Melbourne, Australia, 2016


06.03.17 Lens Mist 2017

Brighton Dune a photograph I have taken as part of my current investigation into invasive species in bushland environments has been selected for The City of Kingstons’ Lens Mist Award.

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Brighton Dune


17.11.16 Boundaries

Over the last three months I have been working on a collaborative project called Boundaries with the writer Sophie Cunningham. We have walked, cycled, ferried and driven around thirty-five kilometres …

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18.10.16 Incinerator Art Award 2016

Thrilled to be exhibiting in the Incinerator Art Award again. My handprinted photograph ‘Dagger Plant’, explores the aesthetic and moral complexities of introduced plants and seeds growing wild in Australian …

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Dagger Plant


07.09.16 Renaissance Photography Prize 2016

The Renaissance Photography Prize is currently being exhibited in London, my series Primitive Settlers has been chosen as a series finalist with one of the works hung in the show.…

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Cape Ivy


13.05.16 Suburban Geometric at Gee Lee-Wik Doleen Gallery

Suburban Geometric is now being exhibited in Craigieburn at the Gee Lee-Wik Doleen Gallery, a stunning new contemporary building surrounded by farming paddocks on the northern edge of Melbourne. Many

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Suburban Geometric


21.04.16 Victory, Women artists working in Victoria

I have a piece of work from my On Edge series currently on exhibition at Gaffa, an independent contemporary art organisation in Sydney.

Victory: Women artists working in Victoria has …

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Untitled (Wollert)


10.03.16 Black Lines, Architectural Image Makers Exhibition

If you happen to be in Sydney during Art Month for the Sydney Biennale, pop into Black Eye Gallery in Darlinghurst, where my Taylor’s Hill skate board park will be …

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Taylors Hill # 1