28 Jul BRYAN SPIER: Simultaneous Paintings

28 July to 20 August 2011   SIMULTANEOUS ESSAY FOR SIMULTANEOUS PAINTINGS SR: So Bryan do you have a preference regarding which font we should use for this text?   BS: Shut up Steven. That’s not what we should talk about. I think we should talk about these paintings. (Here...

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Sanja Pahoki and Kiron Robinson 23 June to 16 July Sarah Scout is delighted to present This is Before That – an exhibition comprising new work by Melbourne based artists Sanja Pahoki and Kiron Robinson. Both artists share an ongoing interest in existential issues such as the nature...

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Lou Hubbard and Claire Lambe 19 May to 11 June 2011   Floor-drawing   He’s the fat enabler I act out ‘what ifs’ in my ‘here and now’   She exercises her will over the materials to examine their propensity for resistance or yield She incites the material itself to prevail   hammering / smoking / trowelling / sanding smearing / shaving...

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10 Mar LISA YOUNG big world

10 March to 2 April 2011 World view   “…if a single word could sum up the baroque style that word would be “motion”.*   Allen Weiss’ dramatic summation of baroque style makes a perfect introduction to the works in big world by Lisa Young. Young’s reference to the Baroque...

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03 Feb SUSAN FEREDAY: After Life

3 to 26 February 2011 Photographic Skin Susan Fereday investigates the object and process of the photograph. Through the display of nostalgic, found, analogue photographs, the artist emphasizes the photograph as object; and interrogates the physicality of the image. The residue of the photographic subjects as human...

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11 November to 4 December 2010 Sarah Scout is delighted to present COLONY – an exhibition of new work by Melbourne based artist Cate Consandine.   Consandine’s practice comprises an investigation of the body and its relation to various states or conditions, both interior (such as desire and...

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30 Oct SPIROS PANIGIRAKIS: Ferntree Gully

7 to 30 October 2010   SPIROS PANIGIRAKIS: FERNTREE GULLY   I'm sitting in a bar in Northcote and Spiros[1] is shifting nervously at the mention of a strange occurrence, he's worried about the possibility of psychic phenomena. If he were to believe in the supernatural then the world...

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02 Sep KIT WISE: Explosion

2 to 25 September 2010 Flooding back   Kit Wise’s video Explosion (Operation Cue, 1955) is a strange nocturnal landscape in endless motion – part lunar landscape, part movie set, part night-vision military surveillance footage. A building explodes and disappears into its own cloud – enveloped by the...

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