Name

Nina Kourea

About

Nina Kourea has a great passion for photography and documentary. She has recorded the lives of circus performers, roller derby queens and entertainers. Her main passion is to celebrate the lives of women from all different backgrounds.She also loves to travel and meeting like minded people to share her creative spirit with.

Press
World Aids Day Exhibition - Refugee Project
http://www.advertiserlaketimes.com.au/story/3533007/art-views-about-hiv/

Secret Berkeley
http://www.abc.net.au/local/stories/2015/05/25/4241886.htm

Wollongong Harmony Chorus Documentary Project
http://www.abc.net.au/local/photos/2014/04/24/3991393.htm

Port Kembla Mermaids Project
http://www.illawarramercury.com.au/story/1943187/mermaids-tale-laps-love-and-laughter/

Demander 24/7 Roller Derby Queen
http://www.abc.net.au/local/videos/2010/08/31/2998222.htm
Demander 24/7 Roller Derby Queen
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/media/roller-derby-queen-gets-abc-open-rolling/story-e6frg996-1225936858848

The Argentimes Independent - Freelance Photographer
http://www.argentinaindependent.com/the-arts/music/revolutionising-tango-orquesta-tipica-imperial/

http://www.argentinaindependent.com/life-style/expat-life-style/paso-han-tango-dancer/

http://www.argentinaindependent.com/currentaffairs/newsfromargentina/government-vs-campo-reaping-what-they-sow/

Education

Fine Arts Diploma

Wollongong West Tafe, Wollongong, Australia

I loved my time at Wollongong west tafe. It was a highly technical course where I got to paint, sculpt, draw and play in the darkroom. My two majors were photography and sculpture.

Exhibitions

Fractured Beauty - M_O_T_H_E_R at Wollongong City Gallery, Wollongong, Australia

Wollongong Harmony Chorus Documentary Project at Regent Theatre, Wollongong, Australia

'it's hip to be Square' at Studio 19 Wollongong, Wollongong, Australia

This show was a part of the Head On Festival. It was curated by me.

The Port Kembla Mermaids Documentary project at Red Point gallery, Port Kembla

'New Photography' at 5 Crown Lane, Wollongong, Australia

Roller Derby Action! at The Headlands Hotel, Austinmere

Clients

  • Merrigong Theatre Company
  • Wollongong City Council
  • The Women’s Centre
  • Circus WOW
  • Circus Monoxide
  • The Illawarra Forum
  • Wollongong Harmony Chorus
  • Studio 19

Specialties

  • Photography
  • Video
  • Film
  • Project Management
  • Art
  • Low Light Photography
  • Performance art
  • Curator
  • Documentary

Skills

  • Photoshop
  • Lightroom
  • Mac Proficient