2 December - 19 December: Shift - 2009 RMIT Graduate Print Making Exhibition

2 December - 19 December: Shift - 2009 RMIT Graduate Print Making Exhibition

SHIFT  2009 RMIT GRADUATE PRINT MAKING EXHIBITION When a shift occurs it sets about a transformation, one that may take place between states of consciousness, through natural, cultural and technological evolution, or in interactions between all these realms. This exhibition of works by RMIT University Printmaking Graduates  explores these transformations through the shifts inherent to …

21 October - 7 November 2009: Chelle MaCNaughtan - (De)Bordering Indeterminancy Between Architecture and Music

21 October - 7 November 2009: Chelle MaCNaughtan - (De)Bordering Indeterminancy Between Architecture and Music

  ‘Chelle Macnaughtan’s universe of work, located at the productive boundary of architecture, is characterised by indeterminacy, intertextuality, iterability and sound. Her reconfigurable aluminium constructions, notations, etchings, scores and realisations, pavement photographs, and cartographies that become architectural details augmented through listening, continue the legacy of John Cage’s experiments in indeterminacy, and bring these procedures into…

30 September - 17 October 2009: Boyd Hughes - Salvage

30 September - 17 October 2009: Boyd Hughes - Salvage

Gallery 3 Boyd Hughes makes abstract sculptural constructions using found and salvaged  materials including scrap metal, plastic, copper wiring and power cords. Some are fitted with lighting elements to create glowing contortions silhouetted in space; others are free-standing or wall-mounted and feature highly textured oxidised surfaces. Boyd’s interest lies in diverting the normative use of …

30 September - 17 October 2009: Jane Poynter + Christine Wood - One Place: Two Views

Gallery 1 What makes a place meaningful, and what does ‘place-making’ involve? This exhibition takes the form of a photographic dialogue between two artists working with ideas of urban space and placement. For the past few months, Jane and Christine have embarked on numerous  exploratory journeys around the streets of their local neighbourhood, North Melbourne.…

9 September - 26 September 2009: Gerard O'Connor and Marc Wasiak

9 September - 26 September 2009: Gerard O'Connor and Marc Wasiak

red gallery is proud to present an exhibition of new photographic works by Melbourne-based collaborators Gerard O’Connor and Marc Wasiak. Informed by the artists’ shared background in design, fashion and advertising, the exhibition combines the grandeur of history painting with the glamour of contemporary staged or constructed photography. The majority of these large-scale colour images…

19 August - 5 September 2009: REGIONALIS - Artists on the Environment

19 August - 5 September 2009: REGIONALIS - Artists on the Environment

REGIONALIS Artists on the Environment Regionalis is a group exhibition featuring works by six established regional Victorian artists. Curated by artist Steve Gray, the exhibition offers a diverse range of perspectives on contemporary environmental issues. Bold and subtle images directly and symbolically explore notions of land, ecologies, territory and nature on a range of levels, while personal…