Effy Alexakis, Photographer: A Celebration of Her Work

State Library
Cnr of Macquarie St and Shakespeare Pl, Sydney
Date
5 Mar 6:30–8:30pm
Language
English
Free

A symposium celebrating the work of renowned documentary photographer Effy Alexakis, chaired by Dr Helen Vatsikopoulos. O Kosmos newspaper will launch a special issue magazine surveying Alexakis’ photographic oeuvre since the early 1980s. A selection of those who have contributed essays on Alexakis’ work will form a discussion panel. Contributors include: Lex Marinos (actor-director), Richard Neville (Mitchell Librarian), Andonis Piperoglou (historian), Margy Burn (Australiana collections, NLA), Leonard Janiszewski (historian), Rhonda Davis (curator), Sophie Cotsis (politician), Mary Kalantzis (academic), Andrew Simpson (museologist), Christos Karras (consul-general), Kate Logan (former ambassador), Angelo Loukakis (author), Robert McFarlane (photo critic), John Yiannakis (historian). 

Registrations are essential.