Adam Norton will be presenting an extensive suite of recent works in Outer Space at the Casula Powerhouse. This exhibition explores the limits of the physical body and human existence within the environment.
5 Dec 2015 – 7 Feb 2016, Casula Powerhouse
The Stuff Dreams Are Made Of, a group show including work by Adam Norton, opens at Verge Gallery on 22 Oct. Artists have been asked to respond visually to a science fiction work that has influenced their artistic practice.
22 Oct – 14 Nov 2015, Verge Gallery
Adam Norton has been selected as a finalist in the 2015 Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award. Selected from over 1500 entries by more than 750 artists Adam’s works on paper will be exhibited in the finalists exhibition running 30 May 2015 – 26 Jul 2015.
Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Arts Centre 782 Kingsway, Gymea NSW
image: Adam Norton The Mars Project (triptych) 2013-2014 pigment print on cotton rag 28 x 160 cm
Curated by Andrew Frost Conquest of Space: Science Fiction & Contemporary Art features a title work by Gallery 9′s Adam Norton, alongside more than 40 works by 28 artists including John A Douglas, Hayden Fowler, Michaela Gleave, John Glover, Callum Morton, Sandra Selig, Kate Shaw, Jeffrey Smart, and Eugene von Guérard.
The Conquest of Space exhibition is a component of a wider project incorporating an ABC TV documentary, a symposium at the UNSW College of Fine Arts (COFA Campus), and a science fiction film program at the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
This multi-faceted project is presented in partnership with ABC TV, the Art Gallery of New South Wales, and the UNSW College of Fine Arts; and is led by the exhibition curator, documentary host, and COFA lecturer, Dr Andrew Frost.
Galleries UNSW at the COFA Campus
Cnr Oxford St & Greens Rd Paddington
May 22 – July 5, 2014
Adam Norton Conquest of Space 2012 acrylic on canvas 137 x 183 cm
Daniel Mudie Cunningham takes a look at some recent works by Adam Norton in the context of the 50 Things Collectors Need To Know in 2014 for Art Collector magazine.
Click on the magazine cover to read the full article online.
Adam Norton will attend The Blake Prize Lunchtime Talks at Galleries, COFA to talk about his work We Are Not Alone which is a finalist in this year’s, the 62nd Blake Prize.
Wednesday 13 November 2013: 1 – 2 pm
College of Fine Arts, UNSW, Cnr Oxford St & Greens Rd Paddington
Adam Norton has been selected as a finalist in the 51st Fisher’s Ghost Art Prize. The annual Fisher’s Ghost Art Award is a highlight of Campbelltown’s annual Fishers Ghost Festival. The major prize is the open category and the winning artist is awarded $20,000, with the work becoming part of the Centre’s permanent collection. The Art Award is open to any artist, Australia wide with the option of entering up to two works of art in a number of categories.
Campbelltown Arts Centre
Corner Queen and Broughton Streets, Campbelltown
2 November – 26 December 2013
opening hours: 8.30am – 4.30pm
Adam Norton Last man on Earth 2012 vinyl on canvas 160 x 113 cm
“Artist Adam Norton used Broken Hill’s landscapes to trick people into thinking he went to Mars” – interview with Jenia Rattcliffe from ABC Open, Broken HIll
Click on the screenshot to view Adam Norton’s most recent video The Mars Project 2013 featured in the Broken Hill Regional Gallery exhibition of the same title, until 24 November 2013.