“And though you beckon and play, we will not stay here long. We will snatch back the child who trusts too far to your song.”
Excerpt: Seven Songs from a Journey; VI Sea-Beach
Disappearing into deep water … Continued
A friend once told me I dine out on other people’s misery.
They were referring to some of the more unusual or extreme interviews and immersive research I’ve undertaken when starting a new body of work.
I have told the … Continued
This timely body of work continues my exploration into the poetic potential of the simple and ubiquitous bar of soap. A small yet quietly powerful object that has gathered heightened meaning during the last 12 months. Using the mimetic qualities … Continued
As the relationship between art and design becomes increasingly complicated and the flattening of creative languages means their signposts are more difficult to identify, the proximity between their shared systems offers potential to both. The clarity of design’s communicative voice … Continued
I’ve been building a world in my mind for a long time now. Playing around… Some curious drifting.
Sometimes I feel like a well-resourced professional child when it comes to play.
I like to zoom right out and … Continued
Stay home. Work from home. Isolate at home. Over the past 18 months, our homes have assumed greater importance than ever before, not only as a space in which to play, rest and (at times) work, but also … Continued
James Dodd and Henry Jock Walker are excited to present a suite of recent artworks.
Low Pressure System brings together a collection of ongoing investigations and will include a new teamwork exploration. Whilst having shared many art adventures together, this … Continued
I imagine the atmosphere of now is full of specks; specks of the past, specks of data, specks of living matter, specks of stuff. Specks link to others to make threads, then tangles, then whole interconnected networks, that … Continued
ONE EYE OPEN
To keep one’s eye open suggests a limited view; like the crinkled eye as it struggles towards wakefulness.
Drawn from Clara Adolphs vast archive of vintage photographs, this body of work turns its solitary eye to the … Continued
This year I was the recipient of the Palace of Production, Country Arts SA, artist in residency at Emu Bay Kangaroo Island. This enabled me to spend four weeks on the island researching and developing new works. These … Continued
Gippsland-based artist Paul Yore’s solo exhibition ‘Crown of Thorns’ brings together new textiles, assemblages and collages, continuing the artist’s decade-long personal and candid investigation into the intersection of religion, sex, politics and popular culture. Taking its title from a passage … Continued
Adelaide design duo Daniel Emma (Daniel To and Emma Aiston) present PAK-UH-JING, a selection of study models exploring an interest in the packaging of everyday items, relating to foods, travel, loved ones, personal childhoods, and general nostalgia.
Within each of … Continued
‘New Collectors’ provides an accessible and exciting opportunity to introduce a fresh audience to collecting contemporary art. The exhibition features work from eight of Australia’s leading and emerging artists who will present works priced between $650 and $3,300.
Featuring: Narelle … Continued