Under the Sun: Reimagining Max Dupain’s Sunbaker

Fifteen artists contemplate and interpret Max Dupain’s iconic photograph Sunbaker (1937) – a symbol of a particular time and vision of Australian culture, while offering unique perspectives on what it represents in our current society, the artists also reflect on culture, identity, gender, and politics.

Artists: Peta Clancy, Christopher Day, Destiny Deacon, Michaela Gleave, Nasim Nasr, Sara Oscar, Julie Rrap, Khaled Sabsabi, Yhonnie Scarce, Christian Thompson, Angela Tiatia, Kawita Vatanajyankur, Daniel von Sturmer, Justene Williams and William Yang.

William Yang, Splashproof #1, 1994, digital print with digital text. Courtesy the artist, Stills Gallery, Sydney and Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney

State Library of New South Wales
Until 17 April, 2017
Presented by The Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney