POLAR PATTERNS

DAVID BURROWS, ANNE NOBLE [NZL] and ANNA BROWN [NZL], PHILIP SAMARTZIS, and SHIRO TAKATANI [JPN], curated by DR PHILIP SAMARTZIS

Art Exhibition previously on at RMIT:ART:INTERSECT in Victoria, Australia. Published by anonymous on Tuesday 31 January 2017. Thursday 09 February 2017 to Thursday 23 March 2017. Opening Thursday 09 February 2017 5-7pm.

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Polar Patterns is a group exhibition curated by Dr Philip Samartzis designed to articulate the eco-acoustic characteristics and atmospheric effects that dynamically pervade Antarctica. The exhibition includes sound recordings of extreme weather events, images of ice cores, and photographs and text works describing the ephemeral qualities of the polar region.


Polar Patterns: Art and Antarctica Symposium

A symposium will take place on February 9 exploring the various ways in which artists have responded to issues shaping Antarctica and its surrounding environs. The symposium will feature presentations by David Burrows, Anne Noble and Anna Brown, and Philip Samartzis, who will draw on their experiences and knowledge of the frozen continent through their participation in the Australian, New Zealand and US Antarctic arts and science programs.

SYMPOSIUM Thursday 9 February 1-4pm
Project Space Spare Room
RSVP to schoolofartgalleries@rmit.edu.au


Acknowledgements | Antarctica New Zealand; Australian Antarctic Division; Bogong Centre for Sound Culture; Creative Victoria, Low Temperature Science, Hokkaido University; Massey University College of Creative Arts; Massey University Whiti o Rehua School of Art; National Institute of Polar Research in Japan; RMIT School of Art; US National Science Foundation

http://schoolofartgalleries.dsc.rmit.edu.au/PSSR/2017/polar-patterns.html