‘Develop’ exhibits a selection of work from photographic artists who recently graduated from Melbourne tertiary institutions.

Image: Kat Stevens ‘ Untitled’ 2021, from the series ‘ What remains’. Pigment inkjet print 94.0 x 103.0 cm, courtesy of the artist.

Curated by Stella Loftus-Hills, the ‘Develop’ exhibition presents selections from artists who graduated from leading Melbourne universities, showcasing a variety of styles and techniques. This exhibition provides a vital platform for these artists to exhibit their work as they move towards the next stages of their careers.

Exhibiting artists include:
Ali Choudhry RMIT University
Madeline Crockett Monash University
Asif Hussein Photography Studies College
Bronwyn Hutton Deakin University
Joshua Kidd Victorian College of the Arts
Kat Stevens RMIT University
Courtney Watson Victorian College of the Arts
Amy Wendel Photography Studies College

Works on display explore contemporary themes and ideas using many different ways of making a photographic print. Included are examples of collage, digital manipulation, alternative processes, and prints produced not only on paper but also on fabric and the delicate interior surface of eggshells.

“Develop” opens on 2 April and runs until 15 May 2022. Full details can be found here.