Issue 239, May, 2011


Carmel Seymour

 I often think strangers are in love with me, 2009.

Watercolour on rag paper, 55 x 78cm. Exhibition at Helen Gory Gallerie from 4 to 28 May. www.helengory.com

Image the artist and Helen Gory Gallerie

Michelle Hamer

2 grants are better than 1, 2011. Hand-stitched tapestry on perforated plastic, 71 x 103.5cm. Photograph by Marc Morel. Michelle has been awarded Australia Council funding to undertake research in the US in 2011 and also selected for the Tamworth Textile Triennial. This work showing in Dangling Carrots at Craft Victoria, Gallery 1, 31 Flinders Lane, until 11 June.


 Xanadu, 2009 (animation still)

HD video installation, silent, 6:00; mirrored glass, Digital production by Darin Bendall,

On show as part of Utopia Now at Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery until 19 June.

Image courtesy of the artist, An Experimenta Commission

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