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Defining Place/Space

Contemporary Photography from Australia

Defining Place/ Space represents the current state of contemporary photography in Australia through the work of 13 artists including several whose work is being shown in the United States for the first time. The featured photographers were nominated by 5 Australian senior curators of photography. This exhibition showcases the talent and diverse scope of artwork by photographers whose work is global in approach, while often referencing historical and cultural issues related to Australia.

Museum of Photographic Arts
1649 El Prado Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101

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Mar 6 - ongoing
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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