Wes Hill

Lewis Fidock


October 2016

In its persuasive mix of poetic imagery and realist methodologies, Lewis Fidock’s first solo exhibition at this gallery cannot help but invoke the legacy of Surrealism—and, in particular, the movement’s capacity to be reinvented with each … READ ON


Darren Sylvester

Sullivan+Strumpf | Sydney

July 2016

Darren Sylvester’s photographic and installation-based work transforms irony into sincerity, conflating commodity fetishism and ethereality in a way that recalls Jeff Koons’s well-honed aesthetic. The centerpiece here, from which the exhibition’s… READ ON


Noel McKenna

Darren Knight Gallery

May 2016

By turns naive and discerning, Noel McKenna’s work is well known in Australia for its examination of the minutiae of suburban life. Based in Sydney since 1981, McKenna originally hails from Brisbane—a city that has only recently outgrown its… READ ON


Mierle Laderman Ukeles

Institute of Modern Art

October 2014

Mierle Laderman Ukeles’s first solo exhibition in Australia restages a 1998 exhibition held at Ronald Feldman Fine Arts in New York. This iteration, curated by Krist Gruijthuijsen, features documentation of twenty-one works, installed across… READ ON


“Voice and Reason”

Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art

November 2013

“Voice and Reason,” a collection-driven group show that concentrates on aesthetic exchanges between indigenous and nonindigenous Australian artists, extends this gallery’s focus on cultural integration, a mission it has pursued since the … READ ON


Song Dong

Gallery 4A (Asia Australia Arts Centre)

March 2013

The Chinese artist Song Dong’s eclectic output can sometimes project indifference, but it can also be surprisingly intimate. “Dad and Mum, Don’t Worry About Us, We Are All Well” explores Song’s relationship with his deceased father, and serves… READ ON


Peter Tyndall

Anna Schwartz Gallery | Sydney

December 2012

Peter Tyndall has long been recognized as a seminal contributor to the development of postmodern art in Australia. Curated by Doug Hall—a former director of the Queensland Art Gallery—this uncluttered exhibition provides a historical overview… READ ON


“Everything Falls Apart, Part II”

ARTSPACE Visual Arts Centre

September 2012

This final installment of a two-part exhibition centers on contemporary artworks that have largely been made in response to the breakdown of political and ideological structures. Addressing the nature of political conflict, here Vernon Ah … READ ON


Wim Wenders

Deichtorhallen Hamburg

May 2012

In films such as Paris, Texas (1984), The End of Violence (1997), and Palermo Shooting (2008), Wim Wenders presents seemingly frivolous characters who slowly reveal their intricate life stories amid picturesque surroundings. Some of these … READ ON


Thomas Baldischwyler

Galerie Conradi

February 2012

For Thomas Baldischwyler, painting is more an unrestrictive mode of practice than a medium. In his latest solo exhibition, his work encompasses figurative and abstract painting, fluorescent lights, readymade sculptures, and collages––all of… READ ON