Jackson Eaton

Jackson Eaton is a contemporary artist working primarily in the photographic medium. His practice is often emotively driven and explores ideas surrounding identity, intimacy and disconnectedness. Currently based in Perth, Western Australia, Eaton has held four solo exhibitions and participated in numerous national and international group exhibitions. His images have been published widely and are held in private collections around the world. In 2011 he was awarded an Australia Council grant under the Jump Mentorship program. He is currently working towards his fifth solo exhibition.

Jeju-do with Family: A Korean Photo Essay

“It was before the Christmas of 2008 when my brother and his girlfriend came to visit my dad and I in Seoul. That’s over two years ago now and I didn’t keep a diary at the time. I have some memories, and I have some photos, and I have some memories from some photos. And I have some emails.”

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