(Nur) Aishah Kenton was born in Singapore and grew up in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Aishah graduated from the Australian National University with a BA Fine Arts (2018), where she majored in photography at the School of Art and Design. In 2018 Aishah was awarded the Emerging Artist Support Scheme Award from Goulburn Regional Gallery and is currently producing work for an exhibition in 2019. Aishah has exhibited her photography at TPR Gallery in Canberra and was a finalist in the 2017 Maggie Diaz Photography Prize for Women.
Sean Davey grew up in Canberra, Australia and has been working as a photographer for nearly 20 years. Sean’s photographs have been exhibited in many of Australia’s top galleries and institutions and his photographs are held in permanent collections at the Museum of Australian Democracy, the National Library of Australia and the State Library of NSW. Sean was awarded Highly Commended in the 2009 Moran Contemporary Photography Prize, Runner-Up in the 2016 National Portrait Prize and has twice been selected a a finalist in the William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize and the Olive Cotton Portrait Prize. From 2012-2018 Sean directed and curated TPR Gallery in Canberra.
Aishah and Sean were married in December 2018.