Precinct Tour: Town Hall

8 May 2022

Image: Hannah Brontë, from the series Divinely Protected, 2022. Photo by Stephanie Teixeira. Commissioned by Photo Australia for PHOTO 2022 International Festival of Photography. Courtesy the artist.


8 May 2022

Sunday, 2-3pm (AEST)

Explore PHOTO 2022’s outdoor program and get insights into the artworks through the perspectives of some of Melbourne’s top photography experts.

Join Susan Van Wyk, Senior Curator of Photography at the National Gallery of Victoria, as our expert taking this tour.

NOTE: This tour takes place outside and is weather dependent. If rain is forecasted, participants will be notified regarding cancellation prior to the event.


  • Susan Van Wyk

    Susan van Wyk is the Senior Curator of Photography at the National Gallery of Victoria. Since joining the NGV, she has worked on more than sixty exhibitions of Australian and international photography. Recent exhibitions include Olympia: Photographs by Polixeni Papapetrou, Colony: Australia 1770-1861, Bill Henson, Alex Prager, Thomas Demand, and William Eggleston. Over a thirty-year career Susan has written numerous catalogues, contributed to and journals on photography and she is the author of a number of books including: Olympia: Photographs by Polixeni Papapetrou, No Standing Only Dancing: Photographs by Rennie Ellis, and The Paris End: Photography Fashion and Glamour.