GALLERY5X7 welcomes Mat Hughes to our community of artists and collectors! We are excited to feature a varied selection of his work on our site. Mat’s beautiful hand-printed silver gelatin and cyanotype prints are wonderful additions to our gallery portfolio.
Mat was born in Libya (when the country had a King) and raised in the UK. He was given a blue plastic camera when little, so naturally went on to study photography. After three years at the Plymouth College of Art & Design, he hit the streets of London in 1984 as a freelance photographic assistant. In 2009 he moved to Melbourne with his Australian-born wife. With the birth of his daughter in 2012, he became a full-time stay-at-home Dad. Between juggling the demands of a busy home life, he has continued to pursue his photographic craft.
With over 35 years’ experience, Mat’s craft bridges traditional wet-process film techniques as well as digital photography. Framing and presentation are integral to his process, and each is chosen carefully resulting in these finely crafted works.
GALLERY5X7 offers several of Mat’s original prints in signed, limited edition.
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