Life is one incredible journey.

Constantly in pursuit of broadening photographic art and expression. Believes he was born in the wrong era and is a reincarnation of his true self.

“Art gives me the freedom to see with my own eyes what my minds eye has concieved” plv 2008

My mouth need not speak for my art has its own voiceplv 2009

Reality is the weight that binds me with the earth… Art is what frees meplv 2010

Sometimes in art (as is the case with life) you have to regress to progressplv 2012

CV

2005

Two group exhibitions at the Toyota Community Gallery in Hobsons Bay.

2006

Finalist in the Williamstown Festival – Tattersals Contemporary Art Prize. Exhibition was held at The Substation Gallery.
Finalist in the Kodak Salon Contemporary Photography Award 2006. Exhibition was held at the Centre of Contemporary Photography, Melbourne.
Winner of the “Best Alternative Medium” Award at the Hung Art Exhibition.
Exhibited at the “He Who Belongs” Exhibition at the Walker St Gallery.
Winner of the “Peoples Choice” Award at the Digital Hardcopy Exhibition at The Gasworks Gallery.

2007

Finalist in the Julie Millowick Acquisitive Photography Prize.
Commissioned to supply photographic artwork for the main public foyer of a new health care facility in Melton, Victoria.
Exhibited at “Art Melbourne” in April.
Finalist at the “Churchie” exhibition in Qeensland.
Solo Exhibitions… April at Cusp Gallery in Northcote and June at The Brunswick Arts Space.
Was one of four photographers exhibited at The Galeriazero in Barcelona Spain, October.
Solo exhibition at The Global Gallery in Sydney, November.

2008

Group exhibition at Gallery 26 in NSW.
Solo Exhibition for the series “Hearts At War” at the BSG, Fitzroy.
Finalist at the 2008 Kodak Salon at the Centre for Contemporary Photography in Melbourne.
Exhibited 4 images at The Contemporary Art Fair in Beijing, China.
Exhibited at “Art Melbourne” in April.
Works published in Lip Magazine and Rythum UK magazines.
Work chosen from “Hearts At War” photographic series for cover of Griffith University Law Review.
Exhibited at the “Maximum Exposure” group exhibition at Rialto Towers in Melbourne.
Exhibited at the “Picture This” group exhibition at the BSG in Melbourne.

2009

Exhibited at “The Art House Photographic Exhibition” in Melbourne.
Exhibited at the “Darkside” exhibition in New South Wales.
The series “Born From This Earth” exhibited at Art Melbourne.

2011

Work Published in BSX Magazine
Guest Judge for Student Art Show at St. Albans Catholic Regional College.

2012

Guest Speaker at The Geelong Camera Club

2013

Art work featured in Jan/Feb edition of HGTV Magazine San Francisco

  • Joined: May 2007

Journal

Echuca 06-03-2012

Went for a drive the other day through Echuca. / Was very much in awe about the amount of water that was covering so much of the land. / The people from these areas are really doing it tough and we city folk do tend to take for granted what does go on in the Aussie bush. / Apart from the port photo, the others are from normally dry land… / Except the last one… ’tis amazing what gets washed …
Posted over 2 years – 9 comments

Zachary Hendrix Villani

(Warning, some images in this journal could be too graphic in nature for some viewers) / On Tuesday 13th September @ 11:59am we were blessed with the arrival of our first child… / Zachary Hendrix Villani / My wife Anna made her way through 12 hours of labour before having adverse reactions to an epidural, which then resulted in an emergency Caesarean birth. / A couple of days down the track, moth…
Posted about 3 years – 67 comments

Preserving a memory...

A couple of weeks ago a mate of mine asked if I’d like to preserve the memory of some old golf clubs and a lacrosse stick. / Naturally I said yes :) / It’s not my usual photographical style but I love the challenge of doing something different. / The age of these clubs is not clear but my old mate is certain they are approx 60 – 80 yrs old… / Enjoy :)
Posted over 3 years – 3 comments

A "voting" request...

Hello everyone in Bubbleland! A small request… Please click on this link and vote for my image. I will forever be in hugging debt to you!! Peace out!
Posted almost 4 years – 11 comments