Posts Tagged ‘painting’

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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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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Action out West

April 12, 2014

Two shows curated by Alex Wisser are taking place now: one in a converted Dubbo Firestation and the other in a remote state forest. *  3-30 April (opening Thursday 3 April 6pm). On The Ground: A Survey of Contemporary Painting from the Sydney ARI scene. Curated by Alex Wisser. Featuring: Melanie E Khava, Justin Cooper, [...]

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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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Untitled (Jagger/Asbestos Portrait #1), 2013. Oil on linen on board. 25cm x 30cm.

SUPER SIX, 2013

November 18, 2013

Super Six, curated by Gilbert Grace @ DNA Projects Super Six engaged seven artists to explore the architectural, environmental, social and historical aspects of asbestos in the built environment. 4 works were produced for this show: two ephemeral installations which included an inflatable cloud sewn from an unpicked and reassembled Tyvek® HazChem suit and a [...]

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Untitled (excavation #1), 2012. Oil on canvas, 66 x 76cm.

FUTURE SPACES, 2012

October 8, 2012

Future Spaces @ Paper Plane As part of a show curated by Lucy Ainsworth at PaperPlane in Sydney, Future Spaces examined the artist’s capacity to transform space in a way that transports us unfamiliar territory to experiment with notions of what is possible. Exhibiting alongside 4 artists including Bababa International, Teo Treloar, Tully Arnot and [...]

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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 (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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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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FINALIST

March 22, 2011

Two small paintings have been selected for the Calleen Art Prize 2011, to be exhibited at Cowra Regional Art Gallery is from 16 April to 29 May. Untitled (Dust and Rain), 2011. Acrylic, charcoal and chalk on paper, mounted on cedar. 26cm x 32.5cm. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

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