Chaos & Order

120 years of collecting at RMIT

Art Exhibition coming up at RMIT Gallery in Melbourne precinct, Victoria, Australia. Published by RMIT Gallery on Wednesday 07 March 2018. Friday 13 April 2018 to Saturday 09 June 2018. Opening Thursday 12 April 2018 6:00pm - 8:00pm.

Polly Borland, Untitled (Nick Cave wearing a blue wig), 2010. image

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Presenting the work of over 80 Australian and international artists, Chaos & Order is an ambitious survey of the RMIT Art Collection.

Artists including Tate Adams, Howard Arkley, Khadim Ali, Hannah Bertram, Peter Booth, Polly Borland, Godwin Bradbeer, Rupert Bunny, Penny Byrne, Maria Fernanda Cardoso, Peter Clarke, Michael Cook, Len Crawford, Daniel Crooks, Craig Easton, Peter Ellis, Neil Emmerson, Juan Ford, Hayden Fowler, Len French, Sally Gabori, Bill Henson, Petr Herel, Clare Humphries, Robert Hunter, Robert Jacks, Sam Jinks, George Johnson, Roger Kemp, Inge King, Grahame King, Juz Kitson, Grace Lillian Lee, Helen Maudsley, Nick Mourtzakis, Trevor Nickolls, Jill Orr, Polixeni Papapetrou, Susan Philipsz, Anthony Pryor, Reko Rennie, Yhonnie Scarce, Greg Semu, Jan Senbergs, Christian Thompson, Kawita Vatanajyankur, Ah Xian. Curator Jon Buckingham, Curatorial assistants [RMIT MA Arts Management]: Ellie Collins, Adelaide Gandrille, Marybel Schwartz, Valerie Sim, Sophie Weston.

Public programs at RMIT Gallery:

Fri 13 April 12.30-1.30pm Curator’s talk
Thurs 19 April 5.30-6.30pm Panel – Indigenous art choices
Thurs 26 April 5.30-6.30pm Panel – Public & private collections
Thurs 3 May 5:00-9:00pm New Order (RMIT student ID required) featuring Starlings: Sound Diffusion Collective/live DJ/performance art
Thurs 17 May 5.30-6.30pm Industry talk – Starting a collection
Thurs May 31 6.30-8.00pm Book launch – Ken Scarlett OAM and Robert Lindsay Vincas Jomantas.

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Polixeni Papapetrou Craig Easton Sam Jinks Penny Byrne Howard Arkley Peter Booth Rupert Bunny Bill Henson Jill Orr Juan Ford Hayden Fowler Polly Borland Juz Kitson Clare Humphries Daniel Crooks Reko Rennie Greg Semu Godwin Bradbeer Christian Thompson Hannah Bertram Maria Fernanda Cardoso Sally Gabori Robert Hunter Robert Jacks Khadim Ali Susan Philipsz Helen Maudsley Yhonnie Scarce Kawita Vatanajyankur Jan Senbergs Reko Rennie Inge King George Johnson Peter Clarke Peter Ellis Polly Borland Nick Mourtzakis Anthony Pryor Neil Emmerson Howard Arkley Peter Booth Rupert Bunny Bill Henson Robert Jacks Petr Herel Helen Maudsley Peter Booth Robert Jacks Robert Hunter Tate Adams Michael Cook Len Crawford Len French Roger Kemp Grahame King Grace Lillian Lee Trevor Nickolls Ah Xian. Curator Jon Buckingham Curatorial assistants [RMIT MA Arts Management]: Ellie Collins Adelaide Gandrille Marybel Schwartz Valerie Sim Sophie Weston