The nature of new experiences, influences and understanding in the decade between twenty and thirty years old are a fomidable period of our lives. Sydney photographer Michael French (Frenchy) opens his debut photographic exhibition this week at MMPG in Surry Hills, and it's all about this important period in time. The show is about having and losing blind confidence, realising women, pushing luck, learning lessons, making mistakes and of course, a good dose of adventure. Opens this Thursday 23rd from 6-8pm and continues until May 2. Artist talk on Saturday 24th from 3pm. Mild Manners Project Gallery, Level 1, 499 Crown St, Surry Hills (above Title Store).