Portside

Tom Williams (NSW) is a documentary photographer, photojournalist and editorial photographer, who is fascinated by the way human history, culture and life manifests itself visually.

Art Exhibition previously on at Colour Factory Gallery in Victoria, Australia.
From Thursday 05 June 2014 to Saturday 28 June 2014
Launch Thursday 05 June 2014, 6-8pm

Portside image

Published by Colour Factory Gallery on Friday 02 May 2014.
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Tom Williams was born in 1971 and began working as a photographer while studying at the National Art School, Sydney, in 1997. His first interest was in documentary and street photography. His focus has always been on telling the human side of a story, often working with people or communities that are not frequently considered in mainstream media.Tom’s photographic work has been featured in festivals and galleries in Australia, South East Asia and Latin America. These include the Reportage festival of photojournalism (2006 and 2008), Foto Freo, The Angkor photography festival in Cambodia, The CCP Documentary Photography Award (2007 and 2009), the Head On Photography Festival; and Art & About (Sydney Life). In 2009 he was awarded the 7th CCP Documentary Photography Award for his series ‘Neighbourhood: the Redfern – Waterloo public housing estate’. Tom currently lives in Wollongong, NSW.