‘In Finite Blue Planet’ The 18th Biennale of Sydney (ArtGalleryofNSW)

“In Finite Blue Planet is the subtitle of the Biennale of Sydney at the Art Gallery of NSW. The ‘global’ theme was apparently inspired by a small work made in 2003 by Argentinean artist Jorge Macchi entitled Blue Planet, a circular paper collage depicting a world map devoid of land mass…”

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Guido Van der Werve ‘Nummer Acht: Everything is going to be alright, 2007’. 16mm film transferred to digital video file, 10:10 mins

[Courtesy the artist, Luhring Augustine, New York and the 18th Biennale of Sydney].

‘Stories Senses and Spheres’ – The 18th Biennale of Sydney (Cockatoo Island).

“…According to Artistic Directors Catherine de Zegher and Gerald McMaster in Stories Senses and Spheres [the subtitle for Cockatoo Island] the Biennale audience is invited to participate and engage in ‘new ways of looking at the world’. On the Island, they said, we are invited to zoom in close as the artists explore aspects of the microcosmos.”

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Cal Lane
‘Domesticated Turf 2012’
sifted sand and plasma cut steel shipping container, dimensions variable

[Image courtesy the 18th Biennale of Sydney and Cal Lane].