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Clinton Watkins – Light

Clinton Watkins – Light

Posted September 5th, 2013

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Since 1994 Clinton Watkins has produced artwork that investigates affects that combinations of sonic and visual information can have on an audience. The key conceptual issues of his work are drawn from an interest in constructing immersive experiences through the use of sound, colour and… Read More

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Lydia Chai – Moon Rising

Lydia Chai – Moon Rising

Posted September 5th, 2013

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Lydia Chai (B. 1980, Malaysia.) graduated from Elam School of Fine Arts with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2004. She makes paintings, videos and more recently music. To Chai, painting and music are closely related; with her abstract watercolours she explores musicality and rhythm…. Read More

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Johannes Contag – The Twilight Drone

Johannes Contag – The Twilight Drone

Posted September 5th, 2013

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Born in Freiburg (Germany), Johannes Contag is a Wellington-based artist currently active in large-ensemble composition, soundtrack production, and live band performance. His interest in experimental film stems largely from his compositional concerns, aiming for the visuals to be an extension of the sound and vice… Read More

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Simon Faithfull – Escape Vehicle No. 6

Simon Faithfull – Escape Vehicle No. 6

Posted September 5th, 2013

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Simon Faithfull is a contemporary artist whose work has been exhibited extensively around the world. His practice has been described as an attempt to understand and explore the planet as a sculptural object – to test its limits and report back from its extremities. Within… Read More

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Amy Granat – 2+1+1+2 (for Niki)

Amy Granat – 2+1+1+2 (for Niki)

Posted September 5th, 2013

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Amy Granat makes abstract films without using a camera. Instead she uses color or acid and scratches and puncturesg the film strip. The manual modifications create a variety of reflections and distortions that, through projecting them, generate their own pictures and shapes. On Air: Amy… Read More

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Xavier Veilhan – The possibilities of representation

Xavier Veilhan – The possibilities of representation

Posted September 6th, 2013

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Xavier Veilhan was born in France in 1963, and currently works and lives in Paris. Veilhan uses digital photography, sculpture, public statuary, video, installations and even the art of the exhibition, to build his work around the same axis: the possibilities of representation. One of… Read More

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Uriel Orlow – Yellow Limbo

Uriel Orlow – Yellow Limbo

Posted September 6th, 2013

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Uriel Orlow is known for his modular, multi-media installations that focus on specific locations and micro-histories and bring different image-regimes and narrative modes into correspondence. His work is concerned with spatial manifestations of memory, blind spots of representation and forms of haunting. Solo exhibitions in… Read More

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Jesper Just

Jesper Just

Posted September 12th, 2013

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Bio Jesper Just (Copenhagen, 1974) is a Danish artist, living and working in Copenhagen and New York. From 1997 to 2003 he studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts. Just works exclusively in film, shooting on a variety of film stock, including 8… Read More

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IKONO TV presents – September 11, 2013 by Alfredo Jaar

IKONO TV presents – September 11, 2013 by Alfredo Jaar

Posted September 10th, 2013

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Alfredo Jaar is an artist, architect, and filmmaker who lives and works in New York. He was born in Santiago de Chile. His work has been shown extensively around the world. He has participated in the Biennales of Venice (1986, 2007, 2009), São Paulo (1985,… Read More