30 Sep - 17 Oct 2015 | MAKE BELIEVE | Min Wong | Talitha KennedyMake Believe applies the trope of ‘the cave’ to the gallery space, relating the installation experience to a ritualised inter-dimensional portal to a suggested underworld or psychological shift. Talitha Kennedy’s creature-like black leather soft forms descend into the gallery evocative of other presences or guarding monsters. Min Wong’s perspex objects and resin casts read as synthesized organic forms conjuring stalagmites from the underworld. An installation of aspirational failure to reach the other side. Read more
30 Sep - 17 Oct 2015 | TRISTAN AND ISOLDE: THE BEST OF PART IV (pretty close to the end of the world) | Travis JohnAllan: It's a lovely Jackson Pollock. Museum Girl: Yes, it is. Allan: What does it say to you? Museum Girl: It restates the negativeness of the universe. The hideous, lonely emptiness of existence. Nothingness. The predicament of man forced to live in a barren, godless eternity like a tiny flame flickering in an immense void with nothing but waste, horror and degradation forming a useless straightjacket in a black absurd cosmos. Allan: What are you doing Saturday? Museum Girl: Committing suicide. Allan: What about Friday night? Read more
PLAY | ANTONY RIDDELL
Antony Riddell gives a reading at The Dan O’Connell Hotel’s weekly open mic poetry event, Carlton, 29 August 2015.
Curated by Jared Davis + Liquid Architecture for SOUND SERIES 2015.