Taking PSC to the Nordic Countries

Posted by Melina on July 17, 2014 at 11:31 pm

Director Communications & Students Jenny Heron has been visiting colleges in Sweden and Norway this week. Check out her photos and read about her experiences below. Director of Blueberry Worldwide Johan Asplund with Jenny Heron in Stockholm In Stockholm they love photography and it’s power to tell stories and I had a wonderful day in [...]

Abigail Varney – METIS

Posted by Melina on July 16, 2014 at 12:00 am

Colour Factory Gallery 409-429 Gore Street Fitzroy Exhibition Dates: 3 July – 2 August 2014 TN-3, 2013 Metis; male bodied, feminine people, captures the subtleties of modern gender and the way their unique environment encapsulates a notion of expressive style. Abigail’s subjects are joined in celebration on women’s day held at the Blue Diamond Society, [...]

Obscura Photo Festival – Malaysia

Posted by Melina on July 10, 2014 at 12:00 am

Obscura is one of the newest and most exciting photo festivals in Asia and is part of the Georgetown Festival – a huge cultural event held in Penang, Malaysia. This year’s festival features exhibitions, talks, workshops, and projects by Magnum’s Jacob Aue Sobol, Arko Datto, Yoko Ishii, Hajime Kimura, Yumi Goto, Nozomi Iijima, Maggie Steber, [...]

The Image Makers – Jacob Raupach

Posted by Melina on July 6, 2014 at 12:00 am

The second session of our Image Makers series took place on Friday 27th June, when we welcomed Jacob Raupach, photographer and winner of the 2013 Australia Student Photobook of the Year Award (organized by the Asia-Pacific Photobook Archive). Second year Bachelor co-ordinator Daniel Boetker-Smith with Jacob Raupach Jacob took the audience of staff, past and [...]

Exhibition – A Life Beyond Waiting

Posted by Melina on July 5, 2014 at 12:00 am

fortyfive downstairs 45 Flinders Lane Melbourne Exhibition Dates: 8 July – 19 July 2014 Exhibiting PSC students are Greg Briggs, Sunny Nyssen and Marie-Angela Paino. For further details visit the website.

Photobook Talk – Daniel Boetker-Smith

Posted by Peter on June 25, 2014 at 12:48 am

Bachelor of Photography lecturer Daniel Boetker-Smith will be talking at the Centre for Contemporary Photography Melbourne this Thursday evening. International publisher and distributor Perimeter Books will be showcasing the amazing catalogue of British photographic publisher MACK Books. PSC’s Daniel will be in discussion with Perimeter’s Dan Rule about the significant impact MACK has had on the international photographic landscape. Free event - [...]

Bachelor Pathway Folio Presentations

Posted by Melina on June 18, 2014 at 11:45 pm

The Pathway Program students gave their final folio presentations on Saturday to their classmates and an assessment panel composed of teacher Mauro Risch, moderator Dr Hugh Hudson, and additional assessors Dr Michael Coyne, Dr Les Horvat, and Dr Jane Poynter. Assessors view Michelle Grima’s work from the boxing ring – Image by Michael Coyne The [...]

The Image Makers – Jacob Raupach

Posted by Melina on June 10, 2014 at 12:13 am

Photography Studies College 65 City Road Southbank 6pm Friday 27 June We are pleased to invite the PSC community and members of the public to join us for the second event in our Image Makers seminar series with photographer Jacob Raupach. Radiata (1980/2013) – Jacob Raupach Jacob lives and works in Wagga Wagga, NSW. He received [...]

Degree Pathway Students Present their Research

Posted by Melina on June 4, 2014 at 8:07 am

On Saturday the Degree Pathway students had their Research Seminar at the College, giving oral presentations of their semester-long research projects. Their topics covered a wide range of art, documentary, and commercial photographic practices and aspects of visual culture, from the revival of interest in Romanticism in contemporary Australian art, to postcolonial identity and Australian [...]

Image Makers Seminar with Manuela Furci & Jo Ritale

Posted by Melina on June 2, 2014 at 5:39 am

We enjoyed hearing about the life and work of Rennie Ellis on Friday night with Manuela Furci, Archivist of the Rennie Ellis Collection and Jo Ritale, Collection Services Manager at the State Library of Victoria. This was the first event in our Image Makers Seminar Series. PSC Managing Director Julie Moss, Rennie Ellis Collection Archivist Manuela [...]