Linda Wachtel is an Australian photographic artist based in Melbourne. Her practice extends across photographic genres, with a particular interest in both portraiture and the psychological space of constructed environments.
Linda has exhibited throughout Australia and overseas in solo shows and group exhibitions, most recently at the Museum of Australian Democracy in Canberra. Her work has been shortlisted for numerous Award exhibitions including the Blake Prize, The National Photographic Portrait Prize, the Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize, The Josephine Ulrich Win Shubert Award, The Head On Portrait Prize and The Olive Cotton Award.
She is a founding member of an art collective, The Contemporary Collective, that provides a critical platform for artists to engage in work with a social impact outcome.