Filter by
Head On Photo Festival

Astrid Blazsek-Ayala: Mythological imaginings

Where
Bondi Pavilion
Bondi Pavilion
Queen Elizabeth Drive, Bondi Beach NSW 2026
When

Every day, all day Thursday 12 November to Sunday 6 December

This work explores the crossover of cultures - the intersections and omissions. Astrid worked with a professional craftsman to create piñatas of gures from Greek mythology. The aim of this project was to contrast the imagination of a person from a country with a Mayan cultural heritage, such as Guatemala, with the fantasies from Greek antiquity, a symbol of Western civilization.

Astrid Blazsek-Ayala is an economist and artist from Guatemala with a PhD in Economics and a degree in Advanced Studies in Photography and Management of Photographic Projects. In 2017, she co- founded the Collective Agalma, Guatemala. 

After delivering the first online festival in the world in May, attracting 80,000 visits, Head On Photo Festival returns with a printed festival of quality photography this November. 

Visit beautiful and topical exhibitions in open spaces and galleries around Sydney.

Explore the November exhibitions and more

Contact event organiser

Head On Photo Festival

Advertisement

More events in Exhibitions

Lindy Lee: Moon in a Dew Drop

Lindy Lee: Moon in a Dew Drop

A major survey exhibition by Australian Chinese artist Lindy Lee
Today 10am to 5pm
Van Gogh Alive

Van Gogh Alive

The world’s most acclaimed and visited multi-sensory experience celebrating one of the most feted artists of all time
Today 9am to 10pm
Developing Sydney: capturing change 1900-1920

Developing Sydney: capturing change 1900-1920

Photographs from the Sydney Municipal Council: 1900 to 1920
Today 12am to 1am
Streeton

Streeton

Landmark exhibition of Australia’s iconic impressionist, Arthur Streeton
Today 12am to 7am
Here I Am: Art by Great Women

Here I Am: Art by Great Women

Join us at DQ for an unmissable display of all-female, all Indigenous artworks that will kick of NAIDOC Week 2020
Today all day
Anywhere but here: MCA Primavera Acquisitions

Anywhere but here: MCA Primavera Acquisitions

Drawing from the MCA’s Collection of works by artists who have participated in Primavera.
Today 12am to 6am