Eight established artist with national and international presence have collaborated with writer Michelanne Foster to reveal the stories behind their paintings, photographs, objects and installations. Foster has created fictional responses to each artist’s story, which are displayed alongside the artsworks.
Curated by David Ryan and Jo Kinross, this is art and literature butting heads – in the nicest possible way.
In 2015 Gebhard Krewitt was nominated for the Alfred Fried Photography Award for his project re:enactment. To the centenary of the beginning of WW1 Gebhard Krewitt re-photographed Nelson and the immediate environment related to WW1 and named his project re:enactment.
The Alfred Fried Photography Award aims to present human efforts to live together in peace and the quest for beauty and goodness in our lives. The award goes to those photographs that best express the idea that our future lies in peaceful coexistence.