Wesley Stacey         1959 - 1970

 

 
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first photos   1959-1962

# 1
1959
Wreck Bay Sydney Harbour
Silver gelatin
 
Photographing old playgrounds while just starting work as a graphics assistant at ABC TV in Sydney
 
# 2
1959
Sydney from Pyrmont
Silver gelatin
 
Horse drawn carriage era not long gone
 
 

# 3
1960
Wheel in the mangroves
Silver gelatin
 
Old Wheeels/New Shoots
'Photographic Expression'
Exhibited University of NSW 1964
 
Purchased by National Gallery of Australia
# 4
1960
Mangrove Shoots
Silver gelatin
 
'Explosive Texture
'Photographic Expression'
Exhibited University of NSW 1964
 
 
 

 

 

# 5
1961
Zoran yanich
Silver gelatin
 
Yogoslav, new arrival in Australia.
Friend in ABC TV graphics
 
 

# 6
1961
Barn and gate at Richmond
Silver gelatin
 
'Photographic Expression'
Exhibited University of NSW 1964
 
 

 

 
 

 

 

# 7
1960
Zoran's car
Silver gelatin (panoramic format)
 
'Photographic Expression'
Exhibited University of NSW 1964
 
 

# 8
1961
Mine rig shed at Lucknow
Silver gelatin
 
'Photographs of Wesley Stacey'
NGA Canberra 1991
Purchased by National Gallery of Australia
 
   
 
# 9
1961
'Trees of man'
Silver gelatin
 
Met Barbara Wilson, went on weekend jaunts. read 'tree of Man' together by Patrick White
 
Purchased by National Gallery of Australia
# 10
1962
Fence posts and wire
Silver gelatin
 

'Photographic Expression'
Exhibited University of NSW 1964

'Photographs of Wesley Stacey'
NGA Canberra 1991

Purchased by National Gallery of Australia
 
   
 
# 11
1962
Weekend camp
Silver gelatin (panoramic format)
 
 
 
 
# 12
1962
'Barbara in Royal National Park'
Silver gelatin
 
'Photographs of Wesley Stacey'
NGA Canberra 1991
 
Engaged to Barbara nearly 3 years
Purchased by National Gallery of Australia
   
 
# 13
1962
Wooden cross, Oakdale
Silver gelatin
 
Though not attached to a particular church, attended on Sunday evenings and prayed each night.
 
 
# 14
1962
Gore Hill brickworks
Silver gelatin
 
'Photographic Expression'
Exhibited University of NSW 1964
 
 
   
 
# 15
1962
IBM building from the bridge
Silver gelatin