Artist talk – Ian North & James Tylor

April 10th, 2015

Ian North and James Tylor will be giving artist talks in the gallery at 3 pm, Sunday 26 April about their current exhibitions – East Antarctica 1915 and These are our objects. Join us for an interesting insight into their practices and work.

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Ian North, East Antarctica 1915 no. 3, 2015

These are our objects (Bong) 2015 Becquerel Daguerreotype, 4x5inch-low-res

James Tylor, These are our objects (bong), 2015

IAN NORTH – profile by Christine Nicholls

April 8th, 2015

Christine Nicholls has just published an extensive profile on IAN NORTH in The Conversation – a must read! Click here to read the article.

Ian’s exhibition East Antarctica 1915 is currently showing here at the Gallery until 26th April 2015.

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image: Ian North, East Antarctica 1915 no. 11, 2015, charcoal on inkjet pigment print, unique work, c. 55 x 148cm

PETER ATKINS – Christchurch Biennial

April 8th, 2015

Congratulations to PETER ATKINS on his inclusion in the Christchurch Biennial!

SCAPE 8: New Intimacies curated by Rob Garrett New Zealand’s premier Biennial of art in public space.
In Christchurch between 3 October – 15 November 2015.

Participating Artists:
Peter Atkins
Antony Gormley
Fiona Jack
Hannah Kidd
Judy Millar
Nathan Pohio
Pauline Rhodes

For more information, click here.

NASIM NASR: BLINC – Adelaide Festival

February 27th, 2015

NASIM NASR’S video work Unveiling the Veil is included in BLINC which is part of the Adelaide Festival. BLINC will transform Elder Park and surrounds into a giant spectacular outdoor digital art gallery, every night of the festival.

BLINC is an exclusive survey of the very best international digital art. From large-scale projections to extraordinary laser works, building-mapping projects, and more intimate, interactive experiences, this cutting-edge selection displays astonishing feats of technical brilliance from some of the world’s best artists. BLINC will run from 27 February – 15 March 2015. For more information click here.

Nasim Nasr, Unveiling the Veil, 2010 (production still)

LOUISE HASELTON, JENNY WATSON and JOHN FOUBISTER reviewed in Form Guide

December 19th, 2014

In the current Form Guide Ken Bolton reviews Louise Haselton’s recent exhibition Outsides at AEAF. This Form Guide also includes reviews about our recent exhibitions at GAGPROJECTS – Jenny Watson’s I Woke up in France and specifically John Foubister’s work that was included in our end of year group exhibition. To read the reviews click here.

NASIM NASR in Video Void: Australian Video Art

November 19th, 2014

NASIM NASR’S work has been included in recent publication Video Void: Australian Video Art. The chaper about Nasim’s work is written by Anne Marsh and the book is edited by Matthew Perkins. The book will be launched on the 28th of November at RMIT Gallery, Melbourne as part of Experimenta’s 6th International Biennial of Media Art.

SANTIAGO SIERRA – Faurschou Foundation Denmark

November 6th, 2014

SANTIAGO SIERRA in collaboration with Jens Haaning presents ‘The Copenhagen Declaration’ a large installation that fills the Faurschou Foundation’s entire exhibition space. The work will be on show from 31 October – 2 February. For more information click here.

image: Installation view of the exhibition “Jens Haaning / Santiago Sierra: The Copenhagen Declaration” at Faurschou Foundation Copenhagen.
Photo by Guston Sondin-Kung, © Faurschou Foundation.

JAMES GEURTS – Gallery Zhulong

November 5th, 2014

JAMES GEURTS’ recent exhibition Re-Surveying: Measuring Site has just concluded at Gallery Zhulong in Dallas, Texas. To read more about this fantastic exhibition click here.

Image: James Geurts, Drawing Psychogeography 9: Frozen St Lawrence River/Saguenay River, 2009, Chicoutimim Quebec, photographic print, edition of 6, 120 x 100cm

 

LOUISE HASELTON – Exhibition at AEAF

October 24th, 2014

Louise Haselton’s latest exhibition Outsides is currently showing at the Australian Experimental Art Foundation. The exhibition continues on until 22 November. For more information click here.

image: installation image of Outsides at AEAF, 2014, photo credit: Alex Lofting

SALLY SMART – Major Public Art Commission

October 24th, 2014

Sally Smart’s 12 metre high public artwork Shadow Trees, commissioned by Lend Lease for the City of Melbourne has just been installed at the new Buluk Park and Library at the junction of Bourke and Collins Street, in Docklands Melbourne, Australia. For more images and information about this project click here.

(photo credit Fred Kroh)