Steph and Steve, 2012 by Zelko Nedic

image of Steph and Steve 2012 by Zelko Nedic

Artist's statement

Stephanie Calkin and Steve Jones are owners of Gallery Serpentine Australia's largest corsetiere and locally-made clothing line specialising in corsets, Victorian, burlesque and vintage clothing. They created a one-stop shop for Sydney's alternative community. Steve is a big collector of vintage synthesizers as well; he worked as a seasoned programmer for INXS’s ‘Switch’ world tour. This portrait is created using a wet plate collodion process.