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Jochen Carbuhn – Dead

Jochen Carbuhn – Dead

Posted September 4th, 2013

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The ikono On Air Festival is showing the film Dead (2012) by bloody photographer Jochen Carbuhn from Germany. Carbuhn lives in Berlin and he is not a man of many words. He let’s his art speak for itself. Have a look at his spooky websites…. Read More

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Lisa Domin – Future World

Lisa Domin – Future World

Posted September 4th, 2013

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The ikono On Air Festival is showing two films by German artist Lisa Domin: Untitled and Future World (2012, Super 8, b/w, 3:15 min.) Future World was filmed at the Freimarkt Bremen which was first held in 1035 and is the oldest fair in Germany…. Read More

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Daniel von Sturmer – Colour Bars

Daniel von Sturmer – Colour Bars

Posted September 5th, 2013

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Daniel von Sturmer was born 1972 in Auckland, New Zealand. He lives and works in Sydney, Australia. Daniel von Sturmer represented Australia at the 52nd International Art Exhibition, the Biennale di Venezia 2007. The Biennale wrote about his show: “With The Object of Things, von… Read More

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Bryce Galloway – Untitled (hair transposal video)

Bryce Galloway – Untitled (hair transposal video)

Posted September 5th, 2013

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Bryce Galloway undertakes an obscure grooming exercise for dealing with male pattern baldness using the camera as a mirror. Galloway exploits his own baldness to poke fun at social vanities and the cult of appearances/cult of youth. The Circuit Index writes: “Bryce Galloway is a… Read More

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Bronwyn Holloway-Smith – Pod

Bronwyn Holloway-Smith – Pod

Posted September 5th, 2013

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Filmed in a single take, pod depicts a mysterious circular shape tracing the images of occult symbols across a white surface plane. The “occult symbols” in question have been sourced from, and defined by, a conservative Christian New Zealand publication. On Air: Bronwyn Holloway-Smith –… Read More

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Miranda Parkes – Boob Reflection

Miranda Parkes – Boob Reflection

Posted September 5th, 2013

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Working in the expanded field of contemporary painting, Miranda Parkes explores the languages of abstraction while making dynamic work that is not bound to its conventions. Parkes makes objects that walk a line between painting and sculpture, are contingent on their environment, inclusive and engaged… Read More

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Mike Heynes – Ghost Town

Mike Heynes – Ghost Town

Posted September 5th, 2013

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A dystopian travel diary. A point of view tour through a recently deserted city. The ghost town is an artificial ruin, an anti place constructed using other modeler’s rejects. Titled in lower case, it is not a specific town. This work represents a new direction,… Read More

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Ben Holmes – TV Hooks

Ben Holmes – TV Hooks

Posted September 5th, 2013

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Ben Holmes is an Auckland based artist whose practice incorporates music/sound, video and performance. His work often draws on common pre-rational sound devices and effects that permeate everyday culture as a springboard for setting up different kinds of experiential ‘games’. He commonly incorporates different forms… Read More

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Gemma Syme – This is driving me quackers

Gemma Syme – This is driving me quackers

Posted September 5th, 2013

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Gemma Syme works in video, performance and music. She has been involved in a number of performance works and exhibitions at venues including Enjoy Gallery (Wellington) and The New Zealand Film Archive. She is a member of the musical performance group Trimasterbate and also performs… Read More