“…Women continue to be underrepresented in the photography industry – can you tell us about the Loud and Luminous project and how it attempts to address the imbalance?
Loud and Luminous is a project that celebrates Australian women photographers. Our mission is to inspire and empower women and girls.
The project came about because myself and my co-creator of the project, Melissa Anderson were a bit frustrated with the photographic and visual arts industry and the fact that it was still male-dominated in many areas. We had read all these statistics about gallery representation for female artists, photojournalists in news media were mainly men, as were art directors in museums and galleries…so we wanted to do something positive….”
- Broadagenda Blog – Loud and Luminous: Empowering female photographers
- Loud and Luminous – website