Bronze / 2010 / Fine Art / People_FA
Samantha Everton is a photo-artist based in Melbourne, Australia. Her photographs are endowed with curiosity, placing enchanting subjects in theatrical scenes that are full of colour with elements of whimsy. Samantha came late to photography, hers was an evolutionary process that started with her imagination, visions and images as she was running through the wheat fields in far north Queensland, as a child, as a sister from a large multicultural family, so unusual in remote, rural Australia.
Samantha’s work has been acquired by many private and public collections in Australia, including the University of Western Sydney, the University of Southern Queensland and the Alice Springs Art Gallery and recognition in the Moran contemporary Art Prize Highly Commended award 2009 and finalist 2010, 1st and 3rd place winner in the Paris Px3 awards, 2010/2014, 2011 British Journal of Photography new talent recognition. And Head on Photo festival 3rd place 2015.