Rhiannon Hopley, born 1987, is a Sydney based multidisciplinary artist and curator. Working primarily in the medium of photography, Hopley’s work explores the relationship between nature, the urban landscape, and the human condition.
Hopley was awarded First Prize in photography for the Gosford Art Prize in 2013 and Commended for the main prize in 2015. She has been selected as a finalist for various awards including, Percival Photographic Portrait Prize, Qld 2018, North Sydney Art Prize 2017, The 39th Alice Prize, NT 2016, Cooks Hill Gallery Newcastle, We Get By 2015, Marrickville Urban Photography 2014 and Ballarat International FotoFestival, One for the Books 2013.
Hopley has shown at Art Fairs including DENFair 2017 and selected to exhibit with .M Contemporary for their exhibition ‘No Place Like Home’, for the 2015 Australasia’s International Art Fair, Sydney Contemporary.
In 2017, Hopley was awarded a grant to undertake her first residency in France. Most recently she was selected to be part of Micro Galleries International Artist Collective and will be headed to the Philippines for MG Time and Space Residency and Live Weekend Festival in 2020.
Her work is held in private collections in Australia, France, USA and Canada.