About Steve Sumpton

Steve Sumpton is a contemporary fine-art photographer. Melbourne based with a background in graphic design, he has contributed to group exhibitions with Melbourne Arts Club, Kau & Co and Knox Council. Debuting his solo exhibition as part of the 2018 Midsumma Festival, the series has received international recognition, selected for inclusion in the Chelsea International Photography Exhibition at Agora Gallery in New York City.

Working predominantly in digital colour photography, Sumpton draws on his own experiences to explore social issues affecting the broader community and build engaging visual narratives with a dark, cinematic aesthetic.