Emmily Taylor Exhibition
Exhibition Opening Night - Wednesday 22 October 2014
The gallery is open for viewing weekdays Monday 13 October - Friday 21 November 9am-5pm
Melbourne based photographer, Emmily grew up in the south east suburbs of Melbourne. Photography has always been a passion of hers however at a younger age drawing and painting were her main focus. Emmily attended art classes on a weekly basis for eight years at Paperworks Gallery Berwick. Exhibiting paintings, artworks and photographs in exhibitions at Paperworks Gallery and successfully selling a number of pieces.
At the age of seven, Emmily received her first camera, experimenting with the camera lead her into a very passionate hobby. To this day you’ll often see her snapping away with her camera capturing the world around her. Emmily first started studying photography in year nine during 2008 at Kambrya College, learning the basics of digital photography while on excursions. Furthering her studies Emmily attended Brighton Bay Art Design and Photography Program, growing on her techniques in all artistic areas with photography shining brightest, she had many pieces in the graduate exhibition at Brightspace St Kilda that year.
Following the successful completion of Art, Design and Photography course at Brighton Bay, Emmily studied at Advanced TAFE Sale for two years completing certificate 4 and Diploma in Photo Imaging. Fine tuning her photography skills Emmily again had works in the yearly exhibitions where she sold a number of photos. While at TAFE Emmily’s works were published in Light & Shade Volume 5, she also produced calendars and an exquisite folio receiving a distinction.
Emmily has also had many photos throughout the years at the Berwick Show winning prizes and awards in many different categories.