Best of Fine Art Photography: Anne Lynam

ART EDIT PRESENTS PIONEERING FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY TO LIVEN UP YOUR WALLS.

There is a sense of voyeurism and mystery in the work of Sydney-based photographer Anne Lynam. Inspired by shadow play and influenced by the genre of film noir, Anne’s work takes the urban context and imbues it with a captivating sense of the unknown. Often, we are made to feel like onlookers with a privileged insight into some unfolding secret – a theme that makes sense considering that, when Anne is not making art, she is delivering mail on city streets.

Anne has a background in film and printing in the darkroom. In her current practice, she combines this knowledge with computer skills, using Lightroom and Photoshop to draw attention to interesting light patterns. Her work is available at Point Light Gallery in Sydney, Art Gallery Ryf in Zurich, and her own website. She will next exhibit at Sydney’s Aro Gallery in July.

Related Stories

Pamela Pauline, Kookaburra Sits.

Best of Flora & Fauna: Pamela Pauline

Although there the intricate photographs of Pamela Pauline are grounded in Australiana, there is a sense of flight and freedom that lends the images universal resonance.
Garth Henderson

Best of Flora & Fauna: Garth Henderson

The architectural background of Garth Henderson is clear upon viewing his meticulous, geometric renditions of Australian flora.
Sarah Waghorn, Gum Nuts

Best of Flora & Fauna: Sarah Waghorn

Sydney-based artist Sarah Waghorn is a self-proclaimed “colour enthusiast” – a title that is well-represented in her subtly gradated botanical works.
Sandra Temple, The Hop Bush

Best of Flora & Fauna: Sandra Temple

The detail in the works of painter and illustrator Sandra Temple is so fine that at first glance you’d take her for a photographer.
Nicole Grimm-Hewitt, Cheeky Emu

Best of Flora & Fauna: Nicole Grimm-Hewitt

In the painted resemblances of New South Wales artist Nicole Grimm-Hewitt, the glance of a bird becomes the subject of quiet contemplation.
Liz H. Lovell, Frog in Nepenthese.

Best of Flora & Fauna: Liz H. Lovell

The deeper you look, the more detail emerges in the paintings of Sydney-based artist Liz H. Lovell.

Related Artworks

Kate Bender, Into His Fiery Heart. Oil on canvas, 84 x 152cm.
Kate Bender, Only the Wind Sings