EXHIBITIONS

EXHIBITION: AN ARCHITECTURE OF THREAD AND GESTURE

BY AMELIA GROOM Currently on show at the Japan Foundation Gallery is a new installation from artist, architect and UNSW academic, Ainslie Murray. An architectural … Read more

EXHIBITION: ROMA PUBLICATIONS 1998-2008

BY AMELIA GROOM We all know that small, independent arts publishing ventures often suffocate soon after their first gasps of breath. The high costs of … Read more

MODERN TIMES

As part of the Sydney Design festival opening next month, the Powerhouse Museum is hosting Modern Times:The Untold Story of Modernism in Australia, an … Read more

EXHIBITION: THE FRUITING BODY – NATHAN GRAY

BY AMELIA GROOM Melbourne artist Nathan Gray seeks to pay tribute to the handmade, unexpected, fleeting, improvised and accidental. Showcasing his brightly-coloured impromptu assemblages that … Read more

EXHIBITION: HAROLD CAZNEAUX: ARTIST IN PHOTOGRAPHY

BY AMELIA GROOM Harold Cazneaux (1878 ‘ 1953) believed passionately in photography as art and was unfaltering in his desire to contribute to the discussion … Read more

EXHIBITION: MIKE CHAVEZ, ADRIAN DOYLE, DANIEL BRINSMEAD AND DOUG BARTLET

BY JASMINE MCLENNAN Relationships, popular culture, domesticity and identity are explored in an upcoming exhibition at Harrison Galleries. Mike Chavez, Adrian Doyle, Daniel Brinsmead and … Read more

EXHIBITION: KOJI RYUI – SO LONG

BY AMELIA GROOM Ingeniously transforming humble everyday materials like paper, polystyrene, plastic drinking straws, metal bins, a mop stick, a duster and even MSG, Koji … Read more

EXHIBITION: TAISHO CHIC – JAPANESE MODERNITY, NOSTALGIA AND DECO

BY AMELIA GROOM The Taisho Period in Japan was one of the shortest in its history, but it was an important time because it was … Read more

EXHIBITION: AI WEIWEI – UNDER CONSTRUCTION

BY AMELIA GROOM  A pioneering figure in China’s thriving contemporary art scene, Ai Weiwei has been in Sydney this week unveiling two major projects at … Read more

EXHIBITION: EXPERIMENTA PLAYGROUND

BY AMELIA GROOM Escape to Experimenta Playground, an exhibition where art works demand your interaction. Watch your own shadow grow scales, teeth, eyes and … Read more