The Survey Show

After all the grand plans and the complex operations, after the big dreams and small realities, after spending the entire budget on black and white photocopies of the room sheet,  Clandulla State Gallery has finally managed to open its doors with The Survey Show.  It was a beautiful day and a beautiful crowd.  Everyone was famous and…

The Survey Show – India Zegan

India Zegan,  Raft No.2 (2014) (White sand, cable ties) Zegan has been thinking on and off about Théodore Géricault’s painting, The Raft of The Medusa (1819) for approximately ten years. The French frigate, The Medusa, sank on route to Senegal in 1816. Géricault’s painting is widely agreed upon by art historians as marking the birth of modernity. ‘The…

The Survey Show – Emma Wise

‘Balance’: for The Survey Show, I will be trying to walk along a truck-strap stretched tight between two trees at a height of approx. 40cm above the ground. (I may invite visitors to try to balance on another truck strap – warning them that if they try to balance they will be liable for the consequences.)…

The Survey Show- Kelly Spritz

 ‘artist, scientist, tourist.’ In this series of site specific responses Kelly Spritz has tried to get close to nature. Using what little knowledge she has of the ‘wilderness’ she has adapted her experience for others to engage with the site. The works reference our curiosity about the places we visit which is informed by urban…