Olympia: Photographs by Polixeni Papapetrou
National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) – Melbourne
September 7th, 2019 to March 15th, 2020
This exhibition comprises photographs by Australian photographer Polixeni Papapetrou (1960–2018) of her daughter Olympia, covering the period from Olympia’s birth (1997) until the artist’s death (2018). Throughout this time, Olympia played a particularly important role in the artist’s image making, assuming the complex roles of model and muse, collaborator and champion.