SIDE-EFFECTED INDUSTRIES

EMIL TOONEN

The CCP Shop Space showcases Side-effected Industries, Emil Toonen's latest range of optical technologies—a series of deranged devices exploiting consumer electronics.

Art Exhibition previously on at Centre for Contemporary Photography (CCP) in Fitzroy-Collingwood precinct, Victoria, Australia.
From Friday 07 August 2009 to Sunday 27 September 2009
Launch Thursday 06 August 2009, 6–8PM

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Published by CCP on Monday 10 August 2009.
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Alongside emergent cultures of hardware hacking, DIY and case modding, the works utilise mass-produced products beyond their intended purpose or marketing hype. Toonen’s optical alterations operate to reveal themselves and perform their various ‘functions’.

FREE ARTIST FLOOR TALKS

SATURDAY 8 AUGUST 2009 , 12PM
Join artists Clare Rae, Georgia Metaxas, Simon O’Dwyer, Andrew Quilty, Laki Sideris, Leah Robertson, Anne Ferran and Emil Toonen