Posts Tagged ‘ Monash University Museum of Art ’

Conversation | Stuart Ringholt in conversation with Charlotte Day | MUMA

April 2, 2014
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Image credit: Stuart Ringholt, Club Purple (detail) 2014. Photo: Andrew Curtis. Courtesy the artist and Milani Gallery, Brisbane.

Stuart Ringholt in conversation with Charlotte Day Stuart Ringholt is one of Australia’s most fearless contemporary artists. His practice has involved leading audiences in naturist gallery tours, anger workshops, and performances that place the artist in embarrassing situations. Here Ringholt will discuss the two major new commissions for his exhibition Kraft – a monumentally...
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Nude Gallery Tour with Stuart Ringholt – limited places remaining

March 28, 2014
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Image credit: Preceded by a tour of the show by artist Stuart Ringholt, 4-5pm (the artist will be naked. Those who wish to join the tour must also be naked. Adults Only.) 2011. Performance still, MCA, Sydney, 2012. Image courtesy the artist and Milani Gallery.

Nude Gallery Tour with Stuart Ringholt –  limited places remaining Join artist Stuart Ringholt for a nude tour of his solo exhibition Kraft.  Ringholt will commence the private tour with an introduction to his practice spanning over 15 years and finish with a dancing session in ‘Club Purple’, his nude disco in the museum....
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Exhibition | Reinventing the Wheel: the Readymade Century at MUMA

September 25, 2013
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Marcel Duchamp, Bicycle wheel 1913 reconstructed 1964 painted wooden stool and bicycle wheel National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. Purchased 1973

Arguably the most influential artistic development of the twentieth century, the readymade was set in motion one hundred years ago when Marcel Duchamp mounted an upturned bicycle wheel on a stool. Duchamp’s conversion of unadorned, everyday objects into fine art completely inverted how artistic practice was considered. Suddenly, art was capable of being everywhere...
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MUMA Exhibition and Public Programs | Direct Democracy

May 20, 2013
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Direct Democracy (Raquelle Ormella, 'Poetic possibilities' 2012)

About the Exhibition Direct Democracy explores the changing nature of our engagement with the democratic tradition and looks to the emergence of new democratic models. The exhibition reflects contemporary social movements, unrest and the desire for change; modelling key social dynamics and possible futures. In Direct Democracy destruction and resistance are connected with the...
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Exhibitions at MUMA Feb-April 2013 | Richard Bell, Daniel Crooks, Larissa Kosloff

February 5, 2013
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Richard Bell, An uppity school girl 2008. Image via MUMA

Richard Bell is a member of the Kamilaroi, Kooma, Jiman and Gurang Gurang communities; he was born in 1953 in Charleville, Queensland, and lives and works in Brisbane. Lessons on Etiquette and Manners is the artist’s first in-depth presentation in Melbourne. Working with humour and agit-prop activism, Bell’s writings, paintings and videos instruct his audience...
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Exhibitions at MUMA | Artists’ Proof #1 and Emily Floyd Sculpture

October 2, 2012
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Ash Keating, The west park proposition, 2012

Monash University Museum of Art | MUMA Opening function: Saturday 6 October, 3.00 – 5.00pm,  Monash University Museum of Art, Caulfield Campus With opening remarks at 3.30pm by Professor Edward Byrne, AO Vice-Chancellor & President, Monash University Artists’ Proof #1 Exhibition dates: 1 October – 15 December 2012 Artists: Sarah Byrne, Alicia Frankovich, Newell Harry, Joyce...
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Pop Up Lecture Cycle | John C. Welchman on Mike Kelley: 1945-2012

August 16, 2012
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Mike Kelley, Day is done, Gagosian Gallery, New York, 2005

John C. Welchman on Mike Kelley: 1954-2012 Wednesday 22 August  2012 at MUMA, NGV and Ian Potter Museum of Art A pop-up lecture cycle on the life and work of celebrated Los Angeles contemporary artist Mike Kelley delivered by co-director of the Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts and Kelley scholar, Professor John C. Welchman,...
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Symposium | Impresario: Paul Taylor – Art & Text – POPISM

August 8, 2012
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Impresario: Paul Taylor | Art & Text | POPISM Paul Taylor (1957-1992) was the founding editor and publisher of the internationally renowned art journal Art & Text. He was also an influential critic and curator who had a dynamic impact on the discourse and practice of visual arts. This symposium celebrates and reflects upon his life...
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Forum and Talks | Liquid Archive at Monash University Museum of Art

July 31, 2012
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Events for Liquid Archive at Monash University Museum of Art Forum: The Archive and the Limits of Representation The exhibition at Monash University Museum of Art Liquid Archive traces connections between traditional notions of the archive, emerging technologies, and the ways in which memory and personal experience are incorporated into larger histories. The panel will discuss a number...
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Exhibitions | New exhibitions at MUMA Liquid Archive and Pretty Air and Useful Things

July 17, 2012
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MUMA exhibitions July to September 2012 Liquid Archive | Pretty Air and Useful Things Exhibition Dates: 19 July – 22 September 2012 Opening Function: 3.00 – 5.00pm, Saturday 21 July 2012 Monash University Museum of Art, Caulfield Campus Opening remarks at 4.00pm by Nikos Papastergiadis, School of Culture and Communication, University of Melbourne Pre-opening:...
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