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Head On Photo Festival returns to Paddington Reservoir Gardens to transform it into a hub of photography in tranquil surrounds.
This year we showcase eighty-one artists from around the world including the prestigious Head On Portrait award and student exhibitions.
The venue is accessible by stairs or an elevator that fits wheelchairs and prams.
Please check what COVID-19 restrictions are in place before you visit.
Dates: 19 November - 19 December
Western Chamber (outdoors): 8am - 8pm
Eastern Chamber (indoors): Fri - Sun 10am - 5pm
Location: Paddington Reservoir Gardens
251-255 Oxford St, Paddington NSW 2021
Buses routes: 333, 380, 440, M40
In 2021, Head On Foundation worked closely with Indigenou
Emerging First Nations photographers and mentors
The Head On Student Award recognises innovations in photo
The Head On Portrait Award recognises artists that demons
Finalists and semi-finalists
This long-term project documents the sacrifices of Kurdis
The UN estimates that more than a billion people today ar
The Everyday Projects
In my garden, the trees are changing represents
‘Kill, rape, control' is the motto of the notorious Mara
On the edge of mainstream society lives a part-rat part-h