Upcoming Exhibition: ‘The Anticipated Image’ at Kudos Gallery

The Anticipated Image is the culmination of 2 years of postgraduate research as a Master of Fine Arts candidate at Art & Design UNSW, Sydney. It examines media witnessing through 24-hour television news and photojournalism with a focus on the coverage of current events. The news media afford a vantage point to remotely observe crisis and catastrophe that…

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Exhibition: ‘Useless’ at Paper Plane Gallery

New work, currently hanging in an ARI just outside of the city center, in sleepy Rozelle. Come join me in the gallery this Friday for insight into my new project. Paper Plane gallery 727 Darling Street Rozelle, NSW 2039. Open Thurs-Frid 12-6pm, Sat-Sun 11am-4pm.

‘Useless’ Catalogue Essay

USELESS 1-18 November 2011 A discarded bottle, the plethora of photographs on the Internet, and forgotten flora. Oliver McKenzie, Ben Norris, and Chris Ross engage with the so-called ‘useless’ objects in contemporary life.  Often such detritus is the by-product of the circulation of images and objects.  It seems an object easily becomes redundant either due…

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Next Week at COFAspace

I’ve been shortlisted for this award, along with 10 others, which rewards COFA painting and drawing “excellence”. Expect the show to be a good student show, and for the crowd of attendees to dissipate instantly after the announcement!

Halfway House

The Halfway House volume 3 exhibition, at COFAspace gallery, was a survey of some 30 or so BFA Honours students work. The purpose was to display the progress made at the halfway mark of the Honours program, and to provide a select number of cash bursaries to aid in the realisation of the proposed artwork….

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Jenny Birt Award Show 2010

The Jenny Birt Award 2010 exhibition included paintings, drawings, installation and a video. Participating artists included a range of styles, the common denominator being their status as recent COFA courework painting students. It took place at COFAspace Gallery in April. There were 10 students shortlisted for the show. The show was a good selection of…

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