Building on the success of Hijacked 1. Australia and America (2008) and Hijacked 2. Australia and Germany (2010), this volume is again an expansive photographic anthology. Hijacked 3 juxtaposes the United Kingdom and Australia and showcases the diverse talents and perspectives of thirty-two contemporary British and Australian photographers.
About the Author
Mark McPherson is an artist, art-photography entrepreneur, a contemporary photography book publisher and an Adjunct Lecturer, School of Communications and Arts at Edith Cowan University, Western Australia. He is the founder of Big City Press, the independent West Australian-based publisher of the Hijacked photographic book series. Hijacked Volume 1 was presented in the Book Awards at the celebrated Rencontres d'Arles festival in France (2009) and received the Photo Book-Award from the Kasseler Fotoforum, Germany in the same year. Louise Clements is the Artistic Director and Curator at QUAD, a visual arts and media centre in Derby UK. She is also co-founder and Artistic Director/Curator of FORMAT International Photography Festival, Derby UK. Leigh Robb has been the PICA Curator since September 2009. She moved to Perth from London where she was Associate Director of Thomas Dane Gallery, where she worked with international artists including Steve McQueen, Paul Pfeiffer, Albert Oehlen, Michael Landy.