Edge of Elsewhere

Month: January, 2011

Edge of Elsewhere on Sydney Festival’s Festival TV

Documentation of YOUNG-HAE CHANG HEAVY INSUTRIES workshop OHMANSLAND 5000: A VISIONARY COMMUNITY at Campbelltown Arts Centre, 2010.

In November 2010 YOUNG-HAE CHANG HEAVY INDUSTRIES undertook a series of two-day workshops at Campbelltown Arts Centre and 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art. The workshops were attended by members of the community who answered a public call to meet the artists, learn basic Flash animation techniques and the respond in text to the idea ‘ a future city’. These texts formed the basis of YOUNG-HAE CHANG HEAVY INDUSTRIES new works for Edge of Elsewhere 2011. Click on the following link to see Festival TV’s story about the workshops http://www.sydneyfestival.org.au/2011/Plan-Your-Festival/Festival-TV/

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Artists in Conversation

2010 Edge of Elsewhere on ABC TV’s Art Nation

Kimsooja, Mumbai: A Laundry Field, 2007-2008, Four Channel Video Projection, 10:30 min. loop, color and sound, Courtesy of Kimsooja Studio

ABC TV’s Art Nation visited Edge of Elsewhere in 2010. Click on the link to view the story. http://www.abc.net.au/arts/stories/s2831242.htm

2010 Publication

A 144-page full-colour hardcover publication designed by Boccalatte (http://www.boccalatte.com) was produced and published by Campbelltown Arts Centre to accompany this first exhibition of the project. The publication comprised seven original essays from the curatorial team and independent writers including Sunil Badami, Farid Farid, Binghui Huangfu and Dr Catriona Moore. The essays covered aspects of the project’s curatorial premise, historical analysis and contemporary perspectives on community engaged arts projects, analysis of featured art works, and perspectives on the cultural landscape of Western Sydney. Three Q&A format interviews with project artists were also included, along with a large quantity of images of art work in the exhibition and documentation of performative works.

The publication was awarded a Graphis Gold Award 2010. (http://www.graphis.com/latest/winners/annuals/design/?book=53&utm_source=ConstantContact&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=DES2011_WinnersList)

2010 Exhibition – 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art

Installation view Edge of Elsewhere 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art 2010. From top to bottom: Lisa Reihana, Dacchi Dang, Wang Jianwei. Photos by Garry Trinh.

2010 Exhibition – Campbelltown Arts Centre

Installation View Edge of Elsewhere Campbelltown Arts Centre 2010. From top to bottom: Wang Jianwei (Photo by Ian Hobbs), Lisa Reihana (Photo by Ian Hobbs), YOUNG-HAE CHANG HEAVY INDUSTRIES (Photo by Susannah Wimberley), Khaled Sabsabi (Photo by Susannah Wimberley), Arahmaiani  (Photo by Ian Hobbs)

In 2010 Edge of Elsewhere presented work by Brook Andrew, Arahmaiani, Richard Bell, Dacchi Dang, Newell Harry, Shigeyuki Kihara, Kimsooja, Lisa Reihana, Khaled Sabsabi, Wang Jianwei and YOUNG-HAE CHANG HEAVY INDUSTRIES across the porjects venues, Campbelltown Arts Centre and 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art.

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