Exhibition Essay, Robbie Rowlands, Sept 2013
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Exhibition Essay, Robbie Rowlands, Sept 2013

Robbie Rowlands, ‘The fountain be still’ Drawing Room, Rio Vista House – Mildura Arts Centre; 19 September to 10 November, 2013 Life is not lived in linear sequence but in harmonic echoes and repeated refrains. Reaching across the expanse of time and place, our memories mingle ephemeral recollections with material presence. The objects that surround … Continue reading

‘Please allow me to introduce myself’, Sept 2013
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‘Please allow me to introduce myself’, Sept 2013

‘Please allow me to introduce myself’ Liam Benson, Gregory Elms, Juan Ford, Anne Marie Graham, Joan Ross, Natalie Ryan Strange Neighbour Gallery, Fitzroy; 23 August – 21 September 2013 Curated with the precision afforded a well appointed garden, ‘Please allow me to introduce myself’ is a tightly choreographed collection of art specimens. The title itself … Continue reading

Michael Vale, Sept 2013
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Michael Vale, Sept 2013

Michael Vale, The Conquest of Space Five Walls Projects, Footscray; 4 September – 28 September 2013 Under acrid skies of orange, mauve and green, a population of carnivalesque characters launch rockets into the stratosphere. Alchemical experiments light the dusky evenings as their smoky entrails waft across a soupy atmosphere of fading hope. Scientists shield their … Continue reading

Interview with Jason Waterhouse, Sept 2013
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Interview with Jason Waterhouse, Sept 2013

Jason Waterhouse Interviewed in the lead-up to his solo exhibition ‘Sticks and Bones’, at Stockroom Gallery in Kyneton Jason Waterhouse has been running a gallery for over 3 years with his partner Magali Gentric. They’ve both passionately represented the work of contemporary Australian artists and against all odds in the recent economic climate they’ve been … Continue reading