Free media art exhibition

South Australians will have the chance to see a recent video artwork by award-winning Australian creator, Daniel Crooks who was recently awarded the prestigious $100,000 Basil Sellers Art Prize for his video artwork titled Static no. 11(man running). Crooksā€™ work titled On Perspective and Motion - Part II (2006) is featured in Experimenta's national touring exhibition, Experimenta Playground.

Art Exhibition previously on at Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art in Adelaide precinct, South Australia, Australia.
From Friday 29 August 2008 to Friday 17 October 2008
Launch Friday 29 August 2008, EXPERIMENTA PLAYGROUND LAUNCH AND OPENING NIGHT PARTY Friday 29 August, 5.30 ā€“ 7.00pm Light refreshments provided. All welcome

Daniel Crooks, On Perspective and Motion - Part II (2006) image

Published by Experimenta Media Arts on Wednesday 13 August 2008.
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The exhibition is a digital media playground of interactive artworks, video installations, short films and extreme art on screen by over 30 Australian and international artists. Other Australian artists featured are: Shaun Gladwell, who has been invited to represent Australia at the 2009 Venice Biennale of Contemporary Art; Narinda Reeders; Jaki Middleton and David Lawrey; Priscilla Bracks, Gavin Sade and Matt Dwyer; Angela Barnett, Andrew Buchanan, Christian Rubino, Darren Ballingall, Chris MacKellar and Stelarc. International artists include: Philip Worthington; Fischli & Weiss; Hiraki Sawa; Marina Abramovic; Guy Ben-Ner and June Bum Park.

Experimenta Playground is a free exhibition that promises an unforgettable experience. This is contemporary art with a difference!

Opening hours: Tuesday to Friday 11am-5pm, Sunday 2-5pm (Closed Saturdays & Mondays)

Samstag Museum of Art

Hawke Building, University of South Australia
55 North Terrace, Adelaide

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