Ashlee Laing (AUS)

Ashlee Laing (b.1974) uses the body, photography, video, and objects to articulate visual responses that respond to the placement and location of the individual and of the collective within the construction of socio-cultural/political spaces.

Based in Melbourne he has exhibited regularly since 2007 and has shortlisted for prizes including; the Bowness Photography Prize & the Josephine Ulrick & Win Schubert Photography Award. Laing received the National Gallery of Victoria Women’s Association Award in 2013 and the Ian Potter Cultural Trust funded his participation in PICTURE BERLIN 2014.

He received a Master of Contemporary Art from the Victorian College of the Arts in 2014 and runs an artist space, The Rumpus Room, from his garage in Melbourne