Discover why the State Library is the home of photography in Sydney.
We’re celebrating photography in Australia and around the world with a year of extraordinary exhibitions, fascinating photographer talks and slide nights and behind-the-scenes tours.
Tuesday 27 February
12.30 - 1.30 pm
Join acclaimed photographer Natalie Grono as she illuminates some of the stories behind her stills, as part of the monthly series Through my lens.
Wednesday 28 February
5 - 5.30 pm
Immerse yourself in Australia’s past as seen through the lens of Australian photographers. Join a curator-led tour of our photography exhibition.
Thursday 29 February
2 - 2.45 pm
Visit the Library’s photography studios to hear from our imaging team about digitising David Moore's Black Star archive.
by Geoff Barker
A curator looks at the Library’s extraordinary image collection with fresh eyes.
by Steve Dow
A new Photography Gallery is the latest step in turning the Library inside out