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0239

Museums

Thomas Ragnar

Residency

08.06.18 - 23.06.18

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Thomas Ragnar
0239
08.06.18 - 23.06.18

All ages

Film Screening / Q&A
June 14th, 7pm - 8pm

Lecture / Sound Work
June 21st, 7pm

A residency and exhibition presenting new diagrams, images and monochromes, which articulates the social, economic and psychological underpinnings of national museums as altered by an engagement with extra-state and or extra-territorial frameworks.

Frameworks studied and presented are ICOM’s Red List publication series, The National Museum of Beirut, The National Gallery Singapore, The National Gallery Victoria, Sumer Park Kültür Merkezi, the 2002 museum-master plan developed by China’s State Administration of Cultural Heritage, and the forthcoming museums of Tunisia Economic City.

Hosting a free screening of a bootleg copy of Andrea Fraser’s Museum Highlights (1989) with opening and closing remarks by Chloe Martin on Thursday 14th June.

Presenting a lecture and sound work on Thursday 21 of June, developed by Jennifer Loveless and Thomas Ragnar.

Image by: National Museum of Beirut (1990)

All ages

Film Screening / Q&A
June 14th, 7pm - 8pm

Lecture / Sound Work
June 21st, 7pm

0235

The Folds

Giordano Biondi

Residency

27.06.18 - 14.07.18

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Giordano Biondi
0235
27.06.18 - 14.07.18

All ages
Artist on Site:
Wednesday 10-6pm
Thursday 10-6pm
Friday 10-6pm

A homage to the blankets, sheets and covers that contain, hide and protect ourselves and our material possessions.

Italian-Australian artist Giordano Biondi presents them as free-standing sculptural forms, that contain nothing and are nothing but themselves. A sculpture of folds, crevices, and protruding elements that hold themselves in place with no hidden support underneath them.

Working on site over two weeks, an accumulation of collected bed sheets will be formed into a heterogeneous landscape of deposited shapes, rifts, valleys, and vaguely familiar shapes, allowing the public to witness the growth of the installation and its sedimentation on site.

Image by: Giordano Biondi

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All ages
Artist on Site:
Wednesday 10-6pm
Thursday 10-6pm
Friday 10-6pm

0275

The Jaffle Symposium

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Talk

07.07.18 - 25.08.18

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0275
07.07.18 - 25.08.18

All ages

Saturday, 7th& 28th July
Saturday, 18th & 25th August
12–1.30PM

A series of conversations about how cities, both as infrastructure and embodiments of ideals, might promote or hinder civic agency. While cooking jaffles around a fire in the middle of the city…

What are we allowed to do in public space? How do we comply, challenge or break these rules? How do we even know the rules? Is there a permit for this fire? Who approved this?

There will be four conversations that bring together fascinating guest speakers: artist and curator David Cross; curator and artist Lynda Roberts; creative producer Jedda Andrews and artist Ian Strange; live-art collective Field Theory.

Curated by Arie Rain-Glorie and part of MEL & NYC 2018.

All ages

Saturday, 7th& 28th July
Saturday, 18th & 25th August
12–1.30PM

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