Christopher Rimmer (1963-.) Australia

Biographical Information

Christopher Rimmer is a British born photographer best known for his large format black and white images of Africa.

Rimmer was born in England an emigrated to South Africa as a child. He began taking photographs as a teenager with a plastic 35mm Hanimex camera and sold his first photograph to the South African angling magazine Tight Lines in 1980.

After immigrating to Australia Rimmer completed an arts degree in Media Studies at Rusden College where he gained experience in the use of large and medium format film cameras. His photographs have been published in many Australian and international publications.

He has exhibited in group and solo shows both in Australia and in the United Kingdom and France. He is represented in several public and many private collections. He obtained an Excellence Accreditation in the Federation International de l'Art Photographique in 2009 and platinum in 2010.

He is a member of the Royal Photographic Society and was recently shortlisted for British magazine B&W Photographer of the Year. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Zebras at Etosha #2 2010
Highest Price:
Zebras at Etosha #2 2010
Digital print, edition 1/5, 42.5 x 119 cm
Quarterly Fine Art Auction, Lawson~Menzies (now trading as Menzies), Sydney.
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Other works sold by this artist

Zebra at Etosha Pan #1
Price:
Zebra at Etosha Pan #1
Digital print, edition: 2/20, 59 x 83 cm
Quarterly Fine Art Auction, Lawson~Menzies (now trading as Menzies), Sydney.
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Himba Woman and Child #3 2010
Price:
Himba Woman and Child #3 2010
Digital print, edition 3/20, 84 x 55.5 cm
Quarterly Fine Art Auction, Lawson~Menzies (now trading as Menzies), Sydney.
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Elephants at Etosha I
Price:
Elephants at Etosha I
Digital print, edition 1/5, 69 x 119 cm
Quarterly Fine Art Auction, Lawson~Menzies (now trading as Menzies), Sydney.
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