Biography

      Allan Duncan is a fashion and fine art photographer presently based in Newcastle, Australia.   He began his current journey in 2008 when he left the dizzy heights of the corporate world and began a Bachelor of Fine Art at The University of Newcastle where he specialised in photography and art theory.   2012 marked a new era in Allan’s work when he spent a year living, working and studying at the famed Bauhaus University in Weimar, Germany.   In 2014 Allan was a finalist for the Jennie Thomas Travelling Art Scholarship.   An acclaimed fine art photographer Allan is at the forefront of modern contemporary fine art photography and has held numerous exhibitions in Newcastle and Sydney.   Allan’s fashion photography blends many elements from contempary high end fashion fused with fetish and alternative elements to create highly stylised yet simple photographs.   Career Highlights: 2008: Accepted into The University of Newcastle (Bachelor of Fine Art) 2010: First publication in the Newcastle Herald. 2012: Accepted into the Bauhaus University in Weimar Germany 2014: Shortlisted for the Jennie Thomas Travelling Art Scholarship 2014: Accepted into the University of Newcastle Bachelor of Fine Art (Honours) Program 2015: Graduated from The University of Newcastle with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Honours Class II, Division 1   Exhibitions: 2010: Watt Space Art Gallery            Die Machine Nightclub 2011: Watt Space Art Gallery 2012: Watt Space Art Gallery (Group Exhibition) 2013: Watt Space Art Gallery           Cooks Hill Art Gallery (Group Exhibition) 2014: Watt Space Gallery