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
Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran is one of 21 artists selected to exhibit in 21, a group exhibition commemorating 21 years of the Casula Powerhouse.
17 Oct – 29 Nov 2015, Casula Powerhouse
A solo exhibition by Andrzej Zielinski opens at the Nerman Museum, Kansas City on 15 October. Open sourced, one of the most significant surveys of the artist’s work to date, will be opened by art critic for The Nation, Barry Schwabsky.
15 Oct 2015 – 7 Feb 2016, Nerman Museum, Kansas City
Andrzej Zielinski Synching up? 2015, aluminium, marble, acrylic sheeting and paint,
56 x 43 x 34 cm
An exhibition by Peter Alwast opens at the Queensland University of Technology. In Being Together, Alwast uses paintings, objects, assembled sculptures and site-responsive drawings to explore ideas of community.
15 – 28 Oct 2015, The Block, QUT Creative Industries Precinct
Tonee Messiah and Eloise Kirk are finalists in this year’s Paddington Art Prize. This $25,000, national acquisitive prize is awarded to a painting inspired by the Australian landscape.
22 Oct – 1 Nov 2015 111-113 Queen St Woollahra, Sydney
Tonee Messiah Moonlit Midnight Dunns Swamp 2015, oil on linen, 112 x 106 cm. Finalist in the 2015 Paddington art Prize.
John Aslanidis, Belem Lett and what, are finalists in this year’s Festival of Fisher’s Ghost Art Award. Incorporating multiple categories, the major prize awards $30,000 to a contemporary artist and sees their work acquired for the collection at CAC.
31 Oct – 12 Dec 2015, Campbelltown Arts Centre
what, The Supermale 2013-15, Oil, acrylic, gold leaf, shellac on macrocarpa, 60 x 88 cm. Finalist in the 2015 Fishers Ghost Art Award.
If you didn’t catch John Aslanidis’s extraordinary painting and sound collaboration Sonic Network No 14 at Gallery 9 last July, you’ll find it in Eye Score: The Audible Image, exploring the auditory impact of the visual arts.
22 Sept – 1 Nov 2015, Town Hall Gallery, Melbourne
John Aslanidis Sonic Network no. 14 2014, oil and acrylic on canvas, 305 x 488 cm
Gallery 9 is thrilled to announce that Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran has been selected as a participating artist in the 2016 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art. Titled Magic object, the 2016 biennial takes inspiration from the Wunderkammer, the talismanic and cultural ritual. Nithiyendran is developing an ambitious installation of new works for the exhibition.
27 Feb – 16 May 2016, Art Gallery of South Australia
Tony Lloyd is a finalist in this year’s Albany Art Prize. This major acquisitive prize is now in its 8th year. Lloyd’s painting You’re gonna make me lonesome when you go… will be exhibited in the finalists exhibition at Albany Town Hall.
4 Sept – 11 Oct 2015
Tony Lloyd You’re gonna make me lonesome when you go 2014, oil on linen, 61 x 122 cm
Eloise Kirk is finalist in this year’s John Fries Award. The $10,000 award supports emerging artists engaged in contemporary and experimental forms of practice.
4 Sept – 10 Oct 2015 UNSW Galleries