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CCP Documentary Photography Award

The biennial CCP Documentary Photography Award presents a survey of the best contemporary Australian documentary photography in series format. The CCP Documentary Photography Award has provided a regular and unique platform for the exhibition and debate surrounding documentary photography in Australia since 1997.

The eighth CCP Documentary Photography Award was exhibited across galleries one and two at Centre for Contemporary Photography from 28 October until 11 December 2011, and is touring nationally throughout 2012 and 2013.

Eighth CCP Documentary Photography AwarD

Melbourne-based artist Thomas Breakwell won the eighth CCP Documentary Photography Award and $4,000 Copyright Agency Limited Cultural Fund Prize for his series Squats.

Thomas Breakwell's series was selected from over 150 entries. Other finalists in the eighth CCP Documentary Photography Award are: Ying Ang, Paul Blackmore, Daniel Boetker-Smith, Stephen Dupont, Janina Green, Natalie Grono, Glendyn Ivin, Fiona Morris, Christina Simons, CJ Taylor and Lisa Wiltse.

The judging panel included: Dr Isobel Crombie, Senior Curator, Photography, National Gallery of Victoria; Bill Henson, Artist; and Naomi Cass, Director, Centre for Contemporary Photography.

Thomas Breakwell

Image: Thomas Breakwell, Squat #4 2010, inkjet print, 50 x 60 cm

Catalogue

2011 CCP Documentary Photography Award catalogue PDF 1Mb

Education Resources

Download the CCP Documentary Photography Award: Education Resource PDF 613kb
Download the CCP Documentary Photography Award: Student Response Sheets PDF 96kb
Download the CCP Documentary Photography Award: Artists' Q&As PDF 571kb

 

Tour Dates

4 February – 11 March 2012

Cowra Regional Art Gallery

 

Cowra
New South Wales

 

 

4 April  – 12 May 2012

Logan Art Gallery

 

Logan
Queensland

 

 

19 May –  30 June 2012

Gladstone Regional Art Gallery

 

Gladstone
Queensland

 

 

10 July – 18 August 2012

Hervey Bay Regional Gallery

 

Pialba
Queensland

 

 

5 October  –  9 December 2012

Wagga Wagga Art Gallery

 

Wagga Wagga
New South Wales

 

 

26 January – 10 March 2013

Benalla Art Gallery

 

Benalla
Victoria

 

 

22 March – 12 May 2013

Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre

 

Muswellbrook
New South Wales

 

 

31 May –  7 July 2013

Orange Regional Gallery

 

Orange
New South Wales

 

 

19 July – 10 August 2013

Arts Space Wodonga

 

Wodonga
Victoria

 

 

15 August – 29 September 2013

Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery

 

Swan Hill
Victoria

 

 

4 October – 17 November 2013

Mildura Arts Centre

 

Mildura
Victoria

 

 

4 December 2014 – 26 January 2014

Latrobe Regional Gallery

 

Morwell
Victoria

 

 

EXHIBITION SUPPORTERS

CCP Documentary Award Exhibition Supporters

TOURING SUPPORTERS

CCP Documentary Award Touring Supporters

This touring exhibition is supported by the Victorian Government through Arts Victoria's Touring Victoria Program.

 

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