13Contact sheet proudly presents Kellie Leczinska’s first solo exhibition ‘The Flower and the Willow World’.

‘Strolling through the main streets of Gion Kobu (Kyoto’s largest Geisha district) is like being whisked back through time……These ladies who sell not their bodies but their arts. The Flower and Willow World remains unchanged from hundreds of years ago’.

Read the full artist statement here.

Kellie Leczinska is a freelance photographer whose awards and nominations include: 2014, Finalist, Percival Photographic Portait Prize; 2013, Short List Finalist, Head On Portrait Prize; 2012, Winner, Sydney Morning Herald ‘Shoot the Chef’. Kellie has been invited to assist with a Architectural Publication – City of Sydney.

She has studied photography at the Australian Centre for Photography, Julian Ashton Art School and the Royal Art Society.

The exhibition opens from Saturday 22 August 2015 from  1 – 3 pm.

At 60 Atchison Street, St Leonards NSW 2065