FreshFacedandWildEyed2011 is the fourth in our annual competition for recent graduates, in conjunction with the Photographers Gallery. Following an online submission process, a panel of judges have selected work for exhibition on this website.
This year’s judges are Edmund Clark, photographer; Tim Clark, Editor-in-chief, 1000 Words Photography Magazine; Louise Clements, Artistic Director, Quad and Format International Photography Festival; and Brett Rogers, Director, The Photographers’ Gallery.
‘Fashion Icons’ was inspired by the notion that anyone can be a fashion icon, and anyone can be beautiful.
Two senior citizens pose in their own homes wearing KlingByKling’s designer clothing. While the outfits appear incongruous with the sitters in their everyday surroundings, they also become the ‘fashion icons’ of this photographer’s work.
Alis Pelleschi’s interest in people and characters informs her fashion and portrait work, her wider body or work includes many unusual self-portrait set-ups.