Headlining the 2017 Ballarat International Foto Biennale is American iconoclast David LaChapelle whose hyper-realistic photos have graced the covers of Vanity Fair, Rolling Stone, Italian Vogue and French Vogue. This exclusive retrospective will be the first exhibition in Australia by LaChapelle and will feature up to 90 works from the last three decades. Renowned for his unique aesthetic, LaChapelle combines 20th century pop culture references and social commentary to create vibrant and unforgettable photographs. He has also photographed celebrities including Madonna, Leonardo DiCaprio, Angelina Jolie, Muhammad Ali and Hilary Clinton.
19 August – 17 September, 2017