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Sydney Australia/Vienna Austria

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Paul Green is a freelance Photographer, Writer & documentary Film Maker specializing in Art, Food, Music, Historical Themes, Architecture & Portraiture.

Skype: paulegreen
+61 412 189 771


Holder of Australian and British Passports


1989 B.A (Visual Arts) Sydney College of the Arts


2009 cordon d’or award for Best Illustrated Culinary book “Lucio’s Ligurian Kitchen”, Allen and Unwin 2008

2009 Gold Award, PICA “Mike Parr The Tilted Stage”, Detached, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

2008 Gourmand World Cookbook Awards, Best Italian Cookbook for “Lucio’s Ligurian Kitchen”, Allen and Unwin 2008

2008 Australian Food Media Award, Best Food Related Book “Soffritto” Allen and Unwin 2008

2008 Diamond Award, PICA “Beyond Sacred” The collection of Colin & Elizabeth Laverty, Hardie Grant Books 2008

2007 Gourmand World Cookbook Awards, Best Italian Cookbook
“Soffritto” Allen and Unwin 2008

2007 Blake Prize for Religious Art, Finalist and Traveling Exhibition

Current Projects
September 2012 & March 2013 travel to Italy to Art Direct and photograph for a book of the history of the Roman region of Lunigiana focusing on the food and produce written by Professor of Archeology, Enrico Dolci.

June & July 2013 Directing Biographical Documentary Film in Poland about Klezmer Singer Fay Sussman with Producer Judy Menczel.

November 2012 Work with Australian Artist Mike Parr documenting his exhibition and filming performance works in Vienna.

November & December 2012 Personal project extensive travel through Poland, Lithuania, Belarus and Ukraine.

Selected Film

2012 Raindance Film Festival: Completed Writer, Producer, Director Course in Berlin Germany
2010 The Sound of Red Earth, Stephen Vitiello, Kaldor Public Art Projects
2010 Five short films commissioned by Government of Western Australia documenting WA artists at Sydney Biennale.
2009 “A Ringing Glass (Rilke)” by Ken Unsworth. Director and Editor
2008 “ Under Construction” by Ai Weiwei, Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation, Director and Editor
2005 “Aussie Aussie Aussie” Director and Editor
2001 “One Night the Moon” Directed by Rachel Perkins,
2000 “Dresden Piano” Director

Selected Publications
Elemental Reckoning The Art of Tim Storrier 1981-2011
Jam Press Pty Ltd 2011
A Ringing Glass (Rilke) , Ken Unsworth Published by Paul Green 2009
Cubism and Australian Art, Heide Museum of Modern Art, 2009
“40 Years Kaldor Public Art Projects 1969-2009” (Documentation of Sol Lewitt Works) Art Gallery Of New South Wales 2009
“Collecting Lines” selected works from the Geoff and Vicki Ainsworth Collection, Maitland Regional Art Gallery 2009
“Mike Parr The Tilted Stage” Detached, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery 2009
“Lucio’s Ligurian Kitchen” Allen & Unwin 2008 David Dale & Lucio Galletto
“Mike Parr Performances 1971-2008’ Schwartz City 2008
Penfolds “The Rewards of Patience’ 6th edition Allen & Unwin 2008 Andrew Caillard
“BEYOND SACRED” recent paintings from Australia’s remote Aboriginal communities. The Collection of Colin and Elizabeth Laverty, Hardie Grant Books 2008
“SOFFRITTO” a delicious Ligurian Memoir Allen & Unwin 2007 David Dale & Lucio Galletto
TWENTY Sherman Galleries 1986-2006, Craftsman House 2006
RICKY SWALLOW, Field Recordings, Justin Paton, Craftsman House, 2004
“Astonishing Animals” Tim Flannery & Peter Schouten, Text Publishing 2004
John Coburn: The Spirit of Colour, Lou Klepac Beagle Press 2003
BLEED BLED SAID, Adam Geczy, Mike Parr, Power Publications, 2003
SOLITUDE’S BRIDE, Joshua Yeldham, 2002
TIM STORRIER THE ART OF THE OUTSIDER, Catherine Lumby, Craftsman House, 2000
THE NATIVE BORN Objects and representations from Ramangining Arnhem Land, Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney 2000
Sol Lewitt: A retrospective Yale University Press 2000
PASSAGES SIMEON NELSON, Benjamin Genocchio, UNSW Press 2000
1999 Sherman Galleries“The Rose Crossing” Contemporary Art in Australia, Curated by William Wright
JOHN OLSEN by Deborah Hart, Craftsman House,1999
THE ART OF FOOD AT LUCIOS, Craftsman House, 1999
THE SIGN OF THE SEAHORSE, Graeme Base, Viking, 1999
SIGNALS FROM THE PERIMETER James Gleeson, Beagle Press
IMANTS TILLERS AND THE BOOK OF POWER by Wystan Curnow, Craftsman House
MIKE PARR THE SELF PORTRAIT PROJECT by Graham Coulter Smith, SchwartzCity
Christo and Jeanne-Claude to Jeff Koons, John Kaldor Art Projects & Collection MCA Sydney 1995
DAVID STRACHAN Lou Klepac Beagle Press 1993
THE MCA COLLECTION The Loti & Victor Smorgon Gift of Contemporary Australian Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney

Selected Collections
Museum of Sydney
Maitland Regional Gallery
Smorgon Collection
Randwick Historical Society

Selected Exhibitions
2009 Contemporary Japanese Fashion: The Gene Sherman Collection,
Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
2009 “Red” Group Exhibition Gallery @ 28
2008 “Greetings from Coogee: Streeton Inspired” Group Exhibition Marlene Antico Fine Arts, Mary Place Gallery
2008 You can count to 10, Group Exhibition curated by Greg Perano
Black & Blue Gallery Redfern Sydney
2007 Tim Storrier Photographic Works 1971-2005 cat p22 & 23
Australian National University Drill Hall Canberra
2007 Blake Prize for Religious Art, Finalist and Traveling Exhibition
2006, Group Exhibition Marlene Antico Fine Arts, Mary Place Gallery
2006 AMERIKA Portrait of Mike Parr, Art Gallery of NSW
2005 Bondi a Biography, Museum of Sydney
2005 Fragile Elements, Solo Exhibition Bondi Pavilion
2005 Photographic expedition to the desert of Western NSW with Tim Storrier (photographs taken under the direction of Tim Storrier)
2005 Anna Schwartz Gallery "The Underworld" by Mike Parr (21 photographs taken by Paul Green under direction of Mike Parr)
2005 United Galleries at Bondi Pavilion solo exhibition
2005 Cross Projections Kings Cross Community Arts Festival
2004 Cross Projections 11/04 Kings Cross Community Arts Festival
2003 Sherman Galleries "Festivus 03" collaboration with Homi Vesal
2002 Sherman Galleries Mike Parr "We are all monochromes now"
2002 State Library of NSW “Freestyle”, Photography of the Cole Classic
Swimming Race, Sydney Festival
1998 Sherman Galleries Mike Parr "The Hundred Breaths" documentation of Performance Art
1997 Art Gallery of NSW "Body" portrait of Mike & Felizitas Parr cat#11,
1995, 1996 & 1997 Hester Gallery Newtown,
1996 Mike Parr, University of NSW College of Fine Arts, Photos taken under direction from Mike Parr
1995 Zeitgenossische Fotokunst Australia, Germany 2000, Photos taken under direction from Mike Parr
1994 Ivan Dougherty Gallery, 25 years of Performance Art in Australia
1994 Museum of Sydney - Sydney Panorama Panoramas of Sydney from 1788 to the present cat#12

Selected Documentation Assignments
Documentation of Mike Parr “ Edelweiß.” Kunsthalle Wien 2012
Documentation of “Go Figure” Contemporary Chinese Portaiture from the collection of Dr Uli Sigg. Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation and National Portrait Gallery 2012
Documentation of Thomas Demand “The Dailies’ Kaldor Public Art Projects 2012
Documentation of Ken Unsworth “House of Blue Leaves” Art Gallery of NSW 2010
Documentation of Stephen Vitiello “The Sound of Red Earth” Kaldor Public Art Projects 2010
Documentation of Robert Klippel Estate 2010
Official photographer Gilbert & George visit to Australia Feb 2010
Kaldor Public Art projects
Pierre Huyghe, “A Forest of Lines”, Biennale of Sydney 2008
William Kentridge “Telegrams from the Nose” Annandale Galleries 2008
Bridget Riley, “Paintings and Preparatory Work 1961-2004”, Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney 2004.
Zhang Huan, Documentation of Performance, Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney 2004.
Personal Photographer to Richard Branson, Australian visit 2000

Selected Television
2012 Cameraman for
2010-12 Sydney Correspondent and Cameraman for “The Shtik”
(Channel 31 Melbourne).


Dr Gene Sherman
Chairman and Executive Director
Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation
16-20 Goodhope St
Paddington NSW 2021
02 9331 1112

Anthony Bond
Head Curator, International Art
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Art Gallery Rd
The Domain, Sydney NSW

External Links


  1. Jason Chute / LUMEN FILMS
  2. Rolmar Baldonado
  3. Patagonia