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hey remember when i had a rat tail

hey remember when i had a rat tail Ambiguously gendered selves, depicted in oil paint and video. Images adjusted to modify and complicate perceptions of my gender, to disrupt gender-normative…

open water: the offering

open water: the offering In Open Water: The Offering, Perth-based artists Erin Coates and Anna Nazzari incorporate underwater video and scrimshaw to portray their unique vision of an Australian Oceanic…

soliloquies from small spaces

soliloquies from small spaces I cried at that video where the ex-marine with PTSD got a puppy for Christmas. So, so small in his big, big hands. After an incident…

sadisco

sadisco SADISCO, a conflation of sad and sadism and disco, is a collaborative installation by Jane Polkinghorne and Ingrid Stiertzel. It considers the lingering effects of the tragedy of the disco…

for want of a nail

For Want of a Nail FOR WANT OF A NAIL For want of a nail, the shoe was lost For want of a shoe, the horse was lost For want…

Cinders and Sympathies

Step into a typical proud Aussi household, only this one is reclaimed, deconstructed and decolonised. This exhibition takes the viewer to the bottom of the vegemite jar…….to the things that…

super long play

The once ubiquitous VHS (Video Home System) cassette tape now occupies a space of curiosity and fetish, a symbol of the 1980s and an antidote to the digital perfection of…

a summit wouldn’t do without you (dreaming the dream)

A goal is a dream with a deadline Since 2013, 110% have been creating works of performance, video and mixed media installation through a combination of long distance collaboration and…

all of them in there

All of Them in There is a video installation about architecture, concrete, violence, urban geography and crowds. There are ghosts here too: those of Elias Canetti, Chantal Akerman and Chris…

where i end and you begin

Amanda Wolf’s Where I end and you begin responds to the teeming multiplicity of the body and explores the emotional and biological possibilities of the parasitic relationship. Through a decorative…

wet matter

Wet Matter is a dual-channel video installation concerned with embodiment and technology. It suggests the imbricated relationship between the corporeal and machinic symbiotic to individual and collective metamorphoses. Wet matter,…

duality

As part of an ongoing series investigating our relationship as both partners and collaborative artists, this work considers an underlying internal dialogue, simultaneous competition and submission of ego, a battle…

aqueous humour

The exhibition Aqueous Humour engages with the experiential logics of immersion, sensation and spectacle, to create a playfully contemplative space. The works in the exhibition continue an exploration of the…

circular settlements

Circular Settlements represents the output of a three year research project spanning across Australia and Scotland. An installation incorporating sound, turf, video and print, Circular Settlements reflects on dislocation and…

cumnock: the musical!

Times are tough in Cumnock. Unemployment is high, the cafe’s closed up, you can’t drink the tap water, there was no rugby team this year and the population is in…

feeling sentimental

In Feeling Sentimental, Nick Garner, artist and co-founder of Das Platforms, presents a video work and a new series of paperback artists books. The exhibition is part of an ongoing…

speculative everything

With: Andrew Hazewinkel, Stella Rosa McDonald, nova Milne and SLUSH   Speculative Everything is concerned with the disruption of history, the collapse of chronology, the restaging of the past and…

woolloomooloo

In 1852, the traveller Col. G.C. Mundy wrote that the name came from Wala-mala, meaning an Aboriginal burial ground. It has also been suggested that the name means field of…

40:01

40:01 is a story of a man visited by images. Between his routine existence, his mind is bombarded with snippets of times and places unknown to him. Slowly and agonizingly…

takadanobaba findings

Takadanobaba Findings is a personal response to having lived in Tokyo for three months.  Continuing my developments from Lessons For Living: Know Your Resource No#1 (Wood), whereby I first became…

stand and deliver

Stand and Deliver is an installation that incorporates elements of video, painting and drawing within the format of the lecture performance to pursue a subjective engagement with feminist histories. Haynes’…

thought cues

Thought Cues is an immersive installation that uses microprocessors to control audio-visual, found and constructed objects that are related to the dissociation of urban life. Ernest Hilgards’ hidden observer theory…

fleeting flash of fervour

Fleeting Flash of Fervour is an act of queering popular culture and creating an all encompassing adolescent experience through the medium of film and television. It explores the lack of…

still life with punches

According to artist George Gessert,“Domesticated ornamental plants, pets, sporting animals and consciousness-altering drug plants constitute a vast unacknowledged genetic folk art, or primitive genetic art, that has a history stretching…

awkward voltas

Awkward Voltas presents a series of sculptural and site responsive propositions by Alexandra Clapham and Kate Scardifield. Both artists have distinct and at times opposing practices, yet their concerns around inhabiting…

the end

It was so exciting in the beginning. We loved together, lived together, dreamed together. It felt like it would never end. But as the analogue signal is switched off forever,…

fanservice

In Japanese popular culture, fanservice refers to material or events that serve no purpose other than audience gratification. Here, this concept is applied to create a body of work about…

slight lull

The introduction of Television came with much possibility for art making but as a broadcast platform it has rarely delivered remaining closed off aside from some occasional incursions. However the…

purgatoria

Purgatoria is an exploration of 21st century digital consumerism and the impact on human behaviour realised in a series of video installations and sculptural pieces. From video games to social…

immaterial

Immaterial is a video work that documents light reflecting from a moving body of water. While the work reveals and refers to nothing beyond itself its intention is to examine…