Photography by Sydney Gillette featured at Chill Clothing Co

Chill Clothing Co is pleased to present photographer, Sydney Gillette, as our guest artist for the month of May.

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Telephone Booth by Sydney Gillette

Sydney grew up in Whitefish, MT and graduated from Whitefish High School in 2011. She currently lives in Missoula as a student in the School of Journalism at the University of Montana. Sydney discovered her interest in the art of photography in high school while attending a photo course at FVCC. In 2012-13 she lived in Milan, Italy as an exchange student.architecture statues During her year abroad she experimented with the medium and developed a personal aesthetic. She traveled to a number of different countries including Belgium, Austria, Amsterdam and Germany. For Sydney, her favorite way to experience a new place is to photograph it. Documenting from behind the lens created a unique and personal travel experience. She learned the language of photography by noticing and capturing the beauty of common objects.syd6 Sydney’s philosophy in living a happy life is focusing on the present and appreciating minute details. Photography is a catalyst for both.

We invite you to join us at Chill for Sydney’s opening show during the first Whitefish Gallery Nights of the season. Opening reception will be Thursday, May 1 from 6-9 pm at Chill Clothing Co, located at 415 2’nd St E, Whitefish, MT.