Ellen von Unwerth's reputation for using the female gaze to celebrate the female form and women’s sensuality has made her one of the most in-demand fashion photographers.
Ladyland at Opera Gallery will celebrate the artist’s instantly recognisable photography that have graced the front covers of Vogue, ELLE, Glamour, and many more... Ellen von Unwerth’s fashion editorials, campaigns and short films for prestigious luxury brands such as Dior, Chanel, Rolex and Azzedine Alaïa have shifted fashion photography into the realms of the art world. Her work is now included in some of the world’s most important fine art collections and has been exhibited internationally.
In a male-dominated industry, Ellen von Unwerth’s photography provides a timeless exploration of women’s power, presenting women as strong, free and independent. At a critical time of female awakening, her photography is more pertinent than ever.