James Bugg (AU)
Image: James Bugg, from the series Bush Dance, 2022. Commissioned by Photo Australia for PHOTO 2022 International Festival of Photography. Courtesy the artist.
Born 1996, Melbourne, Australia
Lives and works Melbourne, Australia
James Bugg is a photographic artist based in Melbourne. Bugg is interested in visual storytelling exploring the relationships between people, place and circumstance. Working on long term projects his work explores subcultures that drift to the edges of society. Often working with communities in regional parts of Australia Bugg looks to foster community and connection through the narratives he creates.