EXHIBITIONS

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

EXHIBITION: WANYUBI MARIKA & YOUNG GUNS II

BY AMELIA GROOM Over the last decade, Annandale Galleries has continued to increase its focus on contemporary Aboriginal art within its broad program of local … Read more

EXHIBITION: JOHN ASLANIDIS – SONIC NETWORK NO. 3

See what you hear and hear what you see. Preferring to call himself a sound artist rather than a painter, John Aslanidis’ work explores geometric … Read more

EXHIBITION: SHIP OF FOOLS (BILL BROWN)

BY AMELIA GROOM Opening this week at Wilson Street Gallery is a new vibrant and whimsical series of paintings from local artist Bill Brown. Brown … Read more