Trent Parke: The Camera is God - Art Collector

Trent Parke, No 286, Candid portrait of a man on a street corner, Adelaide, Australia, 2013. Pigment print, 80 x 60cm, edition of 2. Courtesy: the artist and Hugo Michell Gallery, Beulah Park

Thos exhibition will showcase new works by internationally acclaimed Magnum photographer Trent Parke. His latest series, recently premiering at the 2014 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art – Dark Heart, comprises of photographs of anonymous people standing on Adelaide street corners who seem to appear and dissolve into the grain of the film. Parke is particularly intrigued in the way the portraits manipulating the viewers memory by having a familiar quality about them despite being completely anonymous.Parke has received numerous awards for his artwork, most recently winning the inaugural Prudential Eye Award for Photography in Singapore.

Exhibition opens: 6pm Thursday 1 May 2014
Exhibition closes: 31 May 2014
Location: Hugo Michell Gallery, 260 Portrush Road, Beulah Park SA 5067

Contact: 08 8331 8000

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