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Oculi Collective

/ Curated by Meg Hewitt (AUS)

Oculi is a collective of award winning photographers offering a visual narrative of contemporary life in Australia and beyond. The collective has set the tone for reportage and documentary photography in Australia for more than twenty years and is the premier destination for commissioning and licensing editorial work. The list of artists featured in Ballarat’s laneways includes past and present Oculi Collective members.


Matt Abbott

Conor Ashleigh

Narelle Autio

James Brickwood

James Bugg

Judith Crispin

Meg Hewitt

Tajette O’Halloran

Trent Parke

Jeremy Piper

Andrew Quilty

Jesse Marlow

Dean Sewell

David Maurice Smith

Abigail Varney

Tamara Voininski

Main image: Trent Parke from The Camera is God courtesy of Trent Parke, Hugo Michell Gallery and Michael Reid Sydney

Image carousel: Jesse Marlow, pasteup; Tajette O’Halloran from ‘In Australia’; Conor Ashleigh from ‘The Iran Series’; Meg Hewitt from ‘Steak and Kidney the People of Sydney’

Proudly supported by Southern Impact Media, BIFB 2023 Lead Partner.

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