2019 Hello Blue Sky

Hello blue sky.

It has been ten years since I first exhibited with Hugo Michell Gallery in Adelaide. We use time as a marker, for obvious reasons, and this milestone has had me wondering whether I’ve spent more time in … Continued

2019 THE CRIMSON LINE

Artist Statement

Born in the steel city of Newcastle, and growing up with his father working at Tubemakers it was only a matter of time before Trent Parke was drawn in by the industrial landscape that surrounds the Adelaide beachside … Continued

2019 Super Natural Geologies

 

In Super Natural Geologies, Amy Joy Watson’s shimmering embroideries and rainbow wire hills reimagine utopic landscapes, moving beyond the natural world as we know it. The geometric quality of these threaded surfaces references the artist’s earlier sculptural works, with … Continued

2019 IT’S ALL WRONG BUT IT’S ALRIGHT, DARK MOFO FESTIVAL TASMANIA

Paul Yore’s ‘IT’S ALL WRONG BUT IT’S ALRIGHT’ installation on display at Black Temple Gallery during Dark Mofo 2019, a technicolour chapel in which to worship Dolly Parton, Justin Bieber and other icons of love, sex and excess.

Images courtesy … Continued

2019 The Quick Brown Fox

around a golden sun

Artist Statement

I love those hot, windless summer evenings. There is a quiet stillness to the world that seems magnified by the mirrored surface of the sea. The last fingers of sun loiter over the beach, reaching out hanging on … Continued

2019 Living Rocks: A Fragment of the Universe, La Biennale di Venezia

Addressing the question: what was our planet three billion years ago? The installation Living Rocks: A Fragment of the Universe is a South Australian collaboration by artists James Darling and Lesley Forwood, Jumpgate, composer Paul Stanhope, and the Australian String … Continued

2019 Dazzleland

2013 Melbourne Now, National Gallery of Victoria

2019 The DNA of Colour, Orange Regional Gallery

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2019 Both Ways

2019 After Nature, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia

Narelle Autio

2019 Defining Place/Space: Contemporary Photography from Australia, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego

2019 Areola

The Fragile Border

 … the fragile border … where identities (subject/object, etc) do not exist or only barely so – double, fuzzy, heterogeneous, animal, metamorphosed, altered, abject.[i]                             –   Julia Kristeva

Convention leads us to believe that the photographic border … Continued

2019 The National: New Australian Art, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia

Tony Garifalakis | by Macushla Robinson, 2019

In my grandmother’s house there was a corkboard to which she affixed photographs. She never took any of them down, and gradually the board became a crowded collage of decades past – old … Continued

2018 Beyond Reason, QUT

2017 TARNANTHI, Art Gallery of South Australia

2018 Things are perfect for now

2018 The Lucky Country?

2019 Just Not Australian, Artspace Sydney

2018 Fusuma

Justine Varga on Fusuma

The panels that comprise Fusuma derive from a single cameraless exposure of a 10 x 8 inch negative. This exposure was made while I was resident in London. It was there that I was briefed about … Continued

2018 Tactile Site

2018 Biennial of Australian Art, Art Gallery of South Australia

Better known by the nom de guerre Ghostpatrol, David Booth first entered his ‘other place’ growing up in Hobart in the 1980s. Feeling geographically isolated, he set about constructing a universe of his mind’s making. Through drawings, paintings and sculpture, … Continued