Posts Tagged ‘ARI’

Untitled (Shadow Piece), 2015. Installation with timber 'H' stand, paper, projector, besser blocks. Dimensions variable. Photo by Fiona Susanto.

TOMORROW THINGS, 2015

September 24, 2015

Tomorrow Things @ ARCHIVE Tomorrow Things is an object-oriented experiment, a performance of figures yet to emerge from the primordial jelly. Formally posed as a collection of “blank objects”, each work presents a scenario: a potential artwork that is in the process of being selected, transformed or permanently erased from the artist’s oeuvre. Using perceptive [...]

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Anamorphism @ARCHIVE_

June 18, 2014

Opening tonight, the next step in the ongoing collaborative work with ceramicist Justin Cooper.                         ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

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Melt at 1100°C #3, 2014. Site-specific adhesive vinyl print, 280 x 206cm.

NANA, 2014

April 13, 2014

New Work with Justin Cooper @ NANA Contemporary In late 2013, Sydney-based artists Justin Cooper and Connie Anthes undertook a collaborative residency with the Ceramics department of Gymea TAFE. The residency period was used to address the possibility of combining traditional ceramic methods with non-traditional process-based practice. Both artists have independent process-based practice, with Cooper [...]

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Collaboration with Justin Cooper @ NANA Contemporary

February 1, 2014

New Newcastle ARI NANA launched it’s 2014 program with a window show of recent ceramic works. 1-28 February 2014 New Work Justin Cooper & Connie Anthes @ NANA Contemporary 185 Hunter St Mall, Newcastle The artists in front of their large scale ceramic works. Image courtesy NANA. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

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One Way Mirror (Sawtooth ARI), 2012. Installation view.

ONE WAY MIRROR, 2012

October 16, 2012

One Way Mirror @ Sawtooth ARI, Launceston Tasmania + KH55, Leipzig Germany One Way Mirror was a double installation conceived in collaboration with artist Alexander Jackson Wyatt. The work appropriates a fragmented vision of The Big Merino to examine the role of monuments in the creation of shared images and histories. In a darkened room [...]

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Future Spaces @ Paper Plane Gallery

June 28, 2012

5-22 July, 2012 OPENING WEDNESDAY 4 JULY, 6-8pm FUTURE SPACES | Connie Anthes, Tully Arnot, Bababa International, Biljana Jancic, Teo Treloar. As humans, our curiosities take us to the unknown and drive us to explore new realms of possibility. We desire what is different, unique and new, yet relish in the familiar and safe. We [...]

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Untitled (Doorway/Dance #1), 2012. Installation view.

HE BLINKED BACK, 2012

March 5, 2012

He Blinked Back @ Firstdraft Gallery What goes up must blow up. He Blinked Back was a show of three inflatables, the next a series of adventures inside the expanded field of drawing. Working with wind as a material for creating, breaking and shaping line, these inflatable “drawings-in-space” conjured new kinds of gestural movements, patterns [...]

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Untitled (The Disappearance of Static), 2012

He Blinked Back opens at Firstdraft

March 1, 2012

Show runs: 22 Feb – 10 Mar Artist Talk: Sat 10 March, 2pm Firstdraft Gallery: 116-118 Chalmers Street, Surry Hills Gallery Hours: Wed – Sun, 12-6pm You can also watch an interview with FBI Radio’s Megan Garret-Jones here or see pics of the opening by Strobed Blog. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ [photo by Dara Gill]

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Untitled (Inflatable #1), 2012.

Art Month Sydney

February 6, 2012

This month, as part of the “do-all-the-things!” extravaganza that is Art Month Sydney, a new show He Blinked Back opens at Firstdraft Gallery. It’s still coming together so I can’t tell you exactly what will show up on the night, but let me just say it involves big, inflatable somethings. Opening Wednesday, 22nd February 6-8pm [...]

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Studio + Sawtooth collaboration

January 17, 2012

2012 is shaping up to be busy. With a new studio being built (pictured below, with me inserting “bonge talismans” into wall cavities) and in the midst of prepping for 2 Sydney shows, there will now be a collaborative project undertaken between Germany and Oz with artist Alexander Jackson-Wyatt, to be exhibited at Tasmania’s Sawtooth [...]

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D.I.A (performance detail), 2011. Installation with donkey, theatre curtains, pulleys, weights, rig and ropes. Dimensions variable. Photograph by Dara Gill.

D.I.A. @ MOP, 2011

July 17, 2011

D.I.A. D.I.A. was a collaborative project commissioned by MOP Projects as part of showcase of work by artists-directors of artist run galleries (or ARIs) in Sydney; in this case Firstdraft Gallery, where I was a Director in 2009/10. Conceived and developed as a performing installation, the show took the form of an elaborate stage curtain [...]

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D.I.A. @ MOP PROJECTS

June 16, 2011

A new collaborative work will be launched tonight at MOP Projects in Chippendale from 6pm. As a Firstdraft Director 2009-10, I had the privilege of running the gallery alongside a great group of artists (Grace Archibald, Lionel Bawden, Debbie Pryor, Georgie Meagher, Dylan Quirk, Kate Scardifield, Jessica Tyrrell) and, happily, I have now been able [...]

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VIDEO ARCHIVE

March 22, 2011

Video Archive Below you’ll find a selection of process documentation capturing recent sound, installation and spatial projects. UNTITLED (MAKESHIFT #3), 2010. Video documentation of construction of the Makeshift series of “drawings-in-space”.   UNTITLED (THE DISAPPEARANCE OF STATIC), 2012. Shown at He Blinked Back, one of a series of inflatable drawings comprised of erased VHS tape [...]

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