Tonality in Time and Space- Near Life Experience Rooted Complexity
NCCA's Group ShowWho:Mats Undén , Graig Hoy & Kerrie Taylor
When:1 September to 23 September
OPENING:6:00pmFriday 1st September 2017
Where:Northern Centre for Contemporary Art (NCCA), Vimy Lane Parap
Gallery 1 & Screen-room
Mats UndénTonality in Time and Space
This is the contemporary print maker and sound artist Mats Undén’s solo exhibition on show in September at the Northern Center for Contemporary Art in Parap. In partnership with 2017 Darwin International Film Festival Undén will transform the screen room into an immersive experience of sound, light and projection to sootheyourbusy mind. The show opens with a new large-scaleperformative printbeing created by the artist delivering live electronic noise, andinviteddancers Bryn Wackett (Darwin), Jenny Baker (Milingimbi), Putu Warti (Bali), Jinu Mathew (India). The exhibition will be opened by Dr Wendy Garden, Curator of Australian Art at the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory.
Craig Hoy – Near Life Experience
"There is something mesmerizing, maddening and enlightening about raku firing. I love its elemental contentedness, its exciting immediacy, its predictable unpredictability that taps into something ancient. I love the scars the pots bear testament to their experiences and survival."
Craig Hoy is a Cairns-based artist and potter. Over the past twenty years he has exhibited in numerous solo and group shows and his work is held in public and corporate collections. Exhibiting in Darwin for the first time as part of NCCA’s tropical city dialogue.
Kerrie Taylor – Rooted Complexity
Rooted complexity exhibition opening
“Rooted complexity” is Kerrie Taylor’s first solo contemporary art exhibition. Kerrie is a Darwin based artist. She won the Charles Darwin University inaugural 2016 “Fledgling” student printmaking award. She wasinvitedto present this solo exhibition as part of the winner’s prize.
Kerrie’s practice employs layered imagery, mostly using various printmaking techniques. The multi-laying is reformed and reconfigured in a conceptual and literal sense to produce the 3 dimensional installations which depict the mangrove world.
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