Posts Tagged ‘Damien Minton’

Untitled (Iron Portrait #2 / Aretha), 2014. Oil on linen on board. 25 x 30cm. Photo by Fiona Susanto.

ORNAMENTAL NOISE, 2014

April 16, 2014

Ornamental Noise @ Damien Minton Gallery What prompts us to see music in the everyday noise that surrounds us? This collection of uncanny paintings and objects explores the phenomenon of pareidolia, or the unprompted seeing of faces and bodies in inanimate objects. Twelve small paintings, 4 reconfigured inflatable “bodies” and a large inflatable installation were [...]

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Ornamental Noise, opens Tuesday April 1 2014

March 29, 2014

What prompts us to see music in the everyday noise that surrounds us? In this second solo exhibition with Damien Minton Gallery, Sydney artist Connie Anthes looks for meaning in the mundane. This new collection of uncanny paintings and objects explores the phenomenon of pareidolia, or the unprompted seeing of faces and bodies in inanimate [...]

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Low Relief @ Damien Minton Gallery

November 17, 2013

Inspired by two sets of gun-metal grey plan drawers acquired by artist Connie Anthes when Sydney’s last map shop closed in 2011, Low Relief explores the possibilities of shallow space and its relation to mapping place, time and ideas of perception. Twenty artists have each responded to a drawer with its original label intact, with [...]

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Untitled (broken symmetry #5), 2011. Oil on canvas. 100 x 120cm.

BROKEN SYMMETRIES, 2012

May 7, 2012

Broken Symmetries @ Damien Minton Gallery Broken Symmetries included paintings, prints and installation, continuing my investigation of materials, methods and modes of perception. The concept of ‘broken symmetry’ refers to a mathematical model that examines how very symmetrical systems or objects can often spontaneously collapse. Using this idea as inspiration for the development of the [...]

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Artbank and Bathurst Regional Gallery acquire works

May 4, 2012

Artbank, the largest buyer of emerging contemporary Australian art in the country, has acquired 3 paintings from the Broken Symmetries series currently on show at Damien Minton Gallery. In addition, Bathurst Regional Gallery purchased the first edition of the Bone Harmony series, which was developed during a 2011 residency at Haefliger’s Cottage in Hill End. [...]

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Solo show opens this week

April 15, 2012

Tomorrow is installation day at Damien Minton Gallery, with a show of new paintings, prints and installation going up. The promotional flyer now takes pride of place on the fridge among the pizza vouchers. Broken Symmetries | CONNIE ANTHES 17 APRIL – 5 MAY 2012 OPENING DRINKS 17 APRIL, 6 – 8 PM @ Damien [...]

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2012 shows

September 27, 2011

Two upcoming exhibitions in early 2012 will showcase new work in development. Watch this space for news of Sydney shows at Firstdraft Gallery as part of Art Month (Feb 22 – Mar 08, 2012) and Damien Minton Gallery (Apr 17 – May 5, 2012). +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

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