Opening Exhibitions @BlackCat Gallery, Collingwood

You are invited to the opening reception on Sat 18 November at 6-8 pm. Exhibition will be held from Nov 16 - Dec 5

Art Benefit previously on at BlackCat Gallery in Victoria, Australia.
From Thursday 16 November 2017 to Tuesday 05 December 2017
Launch Thursday 16 November 2017, 6 - 8pm

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Gallery 1 :The day the crown died, long live the crown
by Michael Hawkins

The four-pronged crown is cultivated en masse. Yet they take a turn, extending, shadow-like, outwards and upwards, part claw and part plant. No longer a symbol of exaltation but something ‘other’.
The day the crown died, long live the crown is a new body of work from Michael Hawkins. Hawkins incorporates drawing, painting and installation processes as a means of exploring how meaning can be generated from the visual interaction that takes place between sign and signage.

Gallery 2 to 3: Group show, Out of Body Experiences
by Marcus Encel, Helen Pallikaros, Sarah Rudledge, Janine McGuinness and Caitlin Telford & Nico Reddaway

There is social embedding, but no cohesion. The together is not necessarily ours. Place is both embodied and disembodied.
We become, and sometimes remain…dislocated and disconnected.
We transform…we cope…we survive.
This group exhibition, involving two performances and digital artwork, explores these processes and concerns the relationship between people, place and space. 


BlackCat Gallery
95 Johnston St, Collingwood 3066
Wed-Fri 12:30 – 5:00 pm, Sat 12:00 – 5:00 pm.