The National Indigenous Photomedia Forum at ACMI

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The National Indigenous Photomedia Forum at ACMI


The three day event co-programmed by ACMI’s Artist in Residence Reko Rennie and Arts Victoria in association with the Centre of Contemporary Photography, includes workshops facilitated by photographer and educator Dr Les Walking and speakers of like including; photo journalist Mervyn Bishop, broadcast journalist Daniel Browning, Patricia Adjaye from Copyright Agency Ltd, photographer Darren Siewas, photo-media artist Diane Jones and many more.

Alongside the February event is ACMI’s hosting of Shadow Life: Moving Image, an exhibition of image works by contemporary Indigenous Australian artists exploring the notion of the shadow as a representation of our soul . Remembered By, a screening and talk program that interprets Indigenous representation on screen, through the lenses of contemporary Aboriginal artists and curators will also be exclusive to ACMI this season.