Artist Floor Talk – Viewfinder: Effy Alexakis – Session 2
Extra session by demand! Join documentary photographer Effy Alexakis and sociocultural historian Leonard Janiszewski for an intimate exhibition floor talk, providing insights into the photographs and related themes of the exhibition & highlighting the significance of the Greek Australian experience.
25 Jan 2024, 12:00 pm – 12:40 pm
Hellenic Museum, 280 William St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
Join documentary photographer Effy Alexakis and sociocultural historian Leonard Janiszewski for an intimate floor talk in their exhibition Viewfinder: Effy Alexakis. Providing personal insights into the photographs and related themes of the exhibition and highlighting the significance of the Greek-Australian experience, they will guide attendees through the display discussing aesthetic considerations, migration-settlement history and interconnected diasporic narratives.
This event is free. RSVP essential – register here to attend.
Viewfinder: Effy Alexakis is a survey of one of Australia's leading portrait and documentary photographers, who has chronicled the Greek-Australian experience for over 40 years. This exhibition will share a selection of the artist's key works and explore the themes underpinning her personal and artistic journey to understand her cultural heritage. Visit the exhibition page for more information.
Supported by City of Melbourne Arts Grants and Exhibition Media Partner, The Greek Herald.