Polly Borland: Australians
National Portrait Gallery, 2000 - Art - 118 pages
This exciting collection of photographic portraits celebrates the achievements and contributions of prominent Australians. Illustrated in color, Polly Borland: Australians will include 40 specially commissioned photographs of well-known figures such as Germaine Greer, Barry Humphries, Clive James, John Pilger, Cate Blanchett, Patricia Hewitt and Nick Cave, and uses the photographic portrait to explore the worlds of business, publishing, entertainment and the arts.
Polly Borland is one of London's leading contemporary photographers. Known for her distinctive use of juxtaposition and intense color saturations, she has had work published in the New Yorker, Vanity Fair, Vogue, the Independent Magazine and the Independent on Sunday magazine.