Sarah Rhodes in the book: Australia: The Vatican Museum’s Indigenous Collection - December, 2017

Sarah Rhodes has portraits from My Home/ On Country in the book, Australia: The Vatican Museum’s Indigenous Collection, edited by Katherine Aigner and launching on 7 December, 2017 at AIATSIS five months after Lumina Collective officially launched on June 8, 2017 we share some of our news and activity with you. Subscribe to keep updated.

LUMINA at Sun Studios Australia, Sydney - November 3 - 20, 2017

We are currently showing a freshly curated version of our launch exhibition, including a selection of unseen works, from Friday November 3 to November, 20, 2017 at SUNSTUDIOS in Alexandria, Sydney. Open Monday through to Sunday.

Featuring the work of Aletheia Casey, Donna Bailey, Chloe Bartram, Jessie Boylan, Anna Maria Antoinette D’Addario, Lyndal Irons, Morganna Magee and Sarah Rhodes. Curated by Anna Maria Antoinette D’Addario

Jessie Boylan and Anna Maria Antoinette D’Addario nominated for World Press Photo 6x6 program

Lumina members Jessie Boylan and Anna Maria Antoinette D’Addario have both been separately nominated for World Press Photo’s new program 6x6. Entries were submitted last night and World Press Photo will announce the six selected candidates for Southeast Asia and Oceania in November this year.

The 6x6 Global Talent Program looks to highlight the work of six under-recognised talents working in diverse modes of storytelling from each of the world’s six continents and connect them to a global audience.

The program begins in Southeast Asia and Oceania. More information can be found here:

Lumina Launch Media - June 15, 2017

Photojournalism Now:

Italy’s 24 Il Magazine, 24 Ore

Vogue Italia:


Australian Photographer

The Sydney Morning Herald

Lumina Collective Exhibition and Launch - June 8, 2017

Lumina is a new Australian collective of award-winning photographic artists intent on breaking ground in visual storytelling and dissemination.

Founded by eight women who are leading practitioners in the documentary genre, Lumina marks a unique voice among Australian collectives.

Launching officially June 8, 2017, we are excited to announce our debut, self-titled exhibition opening the same day 6-8pm at Black Eye Gallery, Darlinghurst in Sydney.
Please join us on the night to get a glimpse of the work and have a drink and chat with Lumina artists. 

To be opened by Claire Monneraye , Curator for the Australian Centre for Photography.

Refreshments provided by Young Henrys 

Following the launch an artist talk and discussion will take place at Black Eye Gallery on Saturday June 10, 2017 at 2pm, providing the public with an opportunity to explore the work and objectives of the collective. 

Register your interest by mail: [email protected]
RSVP is not essential
Supported by Black Eye GalleryYoung Henrys and Claudio Palmisano

Key Dates:
Exhibition Opening Night and Official Launch:
JUNE 8, 2017

Artist Talk
JUNE 10, 2017

JUNE 6 - 18, 2017

Lumina Collective founding members are: Donna Bailey, Jessie Boylan, Chloe Bartram, Aletheia Casey, Anna Maria Antoinette D’Addario, Lyndal Irons, Morganna Magee and Sarah Rhodes.

Exhibition curated by Anna Maria Antoinette D’Addario

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