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Melbourne Art Foundation 2012 Artist Commission - Ian Burns

Melbourne Art Foundation has announced that New York-based Australian artist Ian Burns will be the Commission Artist for the upcoming Melbourne Art Fair, which takes place 1-5 August. Burns’ work will be a large-scale sculptural work titled Clouds: "Against the cultural backdrop of the... more

Australia Council Creative Australia Fellowship - Lauren Brincat

Congratulations to Lauren Brincat, who has been awarded one of the Australia Council’s inaugural Creative Australia Fellowships. The Fellowships are a new initiative to support the professional development of established and early career artists. Lauren’s Creative Fellowship will... more

Notes 04: Made Active: The Chartwell Show

Movement is everywhere in Made Active whether it be implied, anticipated or actual. Like The Spider, by Alexander Calder in the Degas to Dali exhibition, movement can often be enhanced by a sense of shadow playing on the gallery wall- Ian Burns' use of wires and lights create an active shadow play... more

Francis Upritchard: A Long Wait at Contemporary Arts Center

Francis Upritchard: A Long Wait Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, USA May - September 2012 Contemporary Arts Center (Cincinnati, USA) is currently showing A Long Wait, London-based NZ artist Francis Upritchard's first museum exhibition in the United States.... more