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

Cameron Robbins, Sept 2013
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Cameron Robbins, Sept 2013

Cameron Robbins, Loggerheads Stockroom Gallery, Kyneton; 12 September – 6 October 2013 On a battlefield of white paper, the intent to mark squares off against nihilistic erasure. The background machinations of process are manifest as historical constructions feeding a line of driving desire. Cameron Robbins constructs systems that are at once sculptural outcomes – beautifully … Continue reading

Pat Brassington, Sept 2013
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Pat Brassington, Sept 2013

Pat Brassington, In search of the marvellous CAST Gallery, Hobart; 31 August – 6 October 2013 In sauna-like gallery conditions on an unseasonably warm afternoon in Hobart, with Australia’s (most likely) next Prime Minister in the news declaring he’ll probably scrap any pretense of achieving established carbon emissions reductions, the melting and distorted figures of … Continue reading