Children of the World - Professional

When boredom sets In.

Chris Kirby


"When boredom sets In."
Two young bridesmaids, seemingly bored at a wedding in Soweto, South Africa.

Biography: Chris Kirby is a documentary photographer & visual artist. He specialises in the areas of social context including: culture and identity, historical perspectives, traditions and beliefs, socio-economic issues and marginalised communities. In his work, Chris often embellishes his images with lines, marks and colouring to disrupt the conventional perspective associated with the medium and the subject matter – and in a nuanced way convey deeper meaning to the imagery. He was admitted to Kingston College of Art and Design (in the UK) and later obtained a diploma in journalism...

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