Call for entries: William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize 2011

Monash Gallery of Art

The Monash Gallery of Art Foundation is pleased to announce the Call for entries for the William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize 2010. $25,000 non-acquisitive first prize.

Good Luck!


ENTRIES OPEN: Monday 2 May
CLOSING DATE: Wednesday 22 June
ARTIST’S PARTY: Saturday 15 October
EXHIBITION CLOSES: Sunday 16 October

Entry forms are available for download from, which also contains full details of submission requirements.

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MARVELLOUS MELBOURNE – Its Art and Soul Exhibition

In the MARVELLOUS MEBOURNE — Its Art and Soul Exhibition, twenty prominent Victorian artists capture the City’s uniqueness in a delightful array of paintings, drawings, prints, photographs & 3-D artworks.

Images highlight Melbourne’s love of sport and the arts, its beautiful parks &
gardens, fashion focus, laneways & street café life, inner & surrounding suburbs,
transport & shipping industry & unique architecture.

Artists include, painters: Ivan Durrant, Geoff La Gerche, Anne Marie Graham,
Daniel Moynihan, John Spooner, Tom Alberts, James Pasakos, Jim van Geet, ,
Christine Wrest-Smith & Fay Plamka; photographers: Bill Bachman, Peter Garnick, Roger Gould, Thomas Conger & Tony Summers, along with textile artist, Robina Summers, mosaic artist Pamela Irving and street artists, ‘Adnate’ & ‘Slicer’.

Curated by Jacqueline Taylor OAM, MARVELLOUS MELBOURNE is on display
from May 31 until June 30 and is presented by Hilton Melbourne South Wharf and OzLink Entertainment.

Click here for a short video about the exhibition.


The MARVELLOUS MEBOURNE exhibition features images by PSC teacher Bill Bachman. His images were printed at the PSC Print Shop. For more details about PSC Print Shop please call PSC on 9682 3191.

SoO Airtime Presents – “Airtime, Showcasing a Passion for Air”

SoO Airtime is the State of Origin of skiing. The best and brightest skiers from Australias two alpine states are grouped according to origin. We team them up with the ski industrys brightest young filmers and photographers and produce short ski films (one per state) over one week at Mt Buller. The films are posted online where the public can vote for the winner.

Featuring the photography of current PSC students and graduates Joey Corcoran, Nick Parkinson and Charlie Payne

For more details

American Dreams Exhibition

PSC went to the American Dreams Exhibition on a recent trip to Bendigo. This exhibition is being held at the Bendigo Art Gallery from 16 April to 10 July. For further information please go to 

Commonwealth Photographic Awards 2011

The Royal Commonwealth Society in London are inviting photographers under 30 to enter their global competition with lots of prizes including flights to London, professional workshops and photographic equipment. The theme is ‘Women as Agents of Change’ with entries closing 1 June 2011.

See this link for more details.

Evergreen Faces 2011 Competition

During the month of August, Victorians will be encouraged to go snap-happy in the annual Evergreen Faces Photographic Competition, designed to challenge the negative stereotypes associated with aging and positively promote people aged 60 and over.  Great prizes up for grabs.

For more information go to or follow this link for an entry form.

Everyday Lives Photo Competition

Interested in portrait photography? Everyday Lives Photo Competition entries are now open for you to submit your favourite portraits.  Great prizes available.

Entries close 1 July 2011.

See this link for more details.

Current Exhibition

Christopher Koller Milano

Christopher Koller – Milano

VCA Margaret Lawrence Gallery

40 Dodds Street Southbank VIC 3006

T: +61 3 9685 9400


Exhibition Opening: 19 May 6-9pm

Exhibition Dates: 20 May to 11 June 2010

Photography Studies College is pleased to announce Christopher Koller’s Milano Exhibition. The Print Shop worked closely with Christopher to produce this body of work, pushing current technologies to create stunning atmospheric prints.

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Current Exhibition

Many of you will know Melanie Faith Dove as an active member of the PSC photographic community – she is a PSC graduate, has taught our Photojournalism major and is an Age photographer. Melanie has a show coming up of her documentary work on the Skipton Floods, shot in Jan 2011, it will be showing in Fed Square:

May 15-22nd (at times near the entrance of NGV) in a loop together with the following photojournalists:

Roman Kutzowitz (Germany) – Burma Dissonant
David Dare Parker (Australia) – Bangkok Crackdown
Lucy Di Paolo  (Australia) – Fragile Black Heart


You can also get further information or watch it at the link below:

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