Background & Solution –
A series of spontaneous self portraits taken over seven years.
The pictures are an immediate unrehearsed response to a space, with no emotional consideration at the time of shooting but they have become deeply emotive as a series. As well as showing the physical journey of my body over time, they also reveal an emotional one. Each picture candidly portraying a mark in the calendar of my life.
Photographer's Name –
Photographer's Profile –
Polly Penrose studied Graphic Design at Camberwell College of Arts in London. She went on to work in Fashion Styling and after that worked for the photographer Tim Walker. She held her first solo show, "A Body of Work", at the Downstairs at Mother Gallery in May 2014, and is currently exhibiting in a group show, Dear Sylvia, at the Australian Centre for Photography in Sydney.