Aldona Kmiec is a Polish-Australian photographic artist living and working between Ballarat & East Gippsland

About Aldona Kmiec Polish Wedding Photographer Ballarat East Gippsland Artist

Born in Poland, Aldona pursued her Photography studies at London Metropolitan University and migrated to Australia in 2009.

While fulfilling the role of a Multicultural Ambassador of Ballarat Aldona has facilitated a number of arts projects including My Australia My Journey exhibition about Ballarat migrants and We R You photographic murals. Her recent body of work Dreamscapes is a pursuit to capture childhood dreams.

“The visual language I use in my photographic work aims to bring more understanding and social dialog about the perceived ‘otherness of the other’ or challenge the mentality that those who are different from us are problematic.”

Winner of two Eureka Art Prizes, Finalist of The Maggie Diaz Photography Prize and Bowness Photography Prize, Aldona has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in and out of Australia. Her work has been featured on The Design FilesBetter Homes & Gardens Australian Country Magazine.