Damien O’Mara

2013 | Main Prize Winner

The photographic series investigates contemporary masculinity through traditional work roles. The works portray an individual in a conservative role within a dominant environment, crossing a threshold. O’Mara was shortlisted for the International Emerging Artist Award, Show At The Fair Award 2016, Dubai. His permanent collection is in Gold Coast City Art Gallery. Works have featured in The Sunday Mail, Art Guide Australia and BBC News Online.