Venue RMIT Project Space/Spare Room
RMIT:ART:INTERSECT presents the Australian launch of ISLAND, a new publication project created by Ian Strange.
This is a companion to his body of photographic work of the same name created in the USA between 2015 and 2018. This limited edition publication will be exclusively available at the launch and will be exhibited alongside photographic works, artefacts and drawings from the ISLAND series.
ISLAND is published by PAMPAM Press with the support of Ian Strange Studio, Australia Council for the Arts and the Australian Cultural Fund.
Ian Strange is a multidisciplinary artist whose work explores architecture, space and the home, alongside broader themes of disenfranchisement within the urban environment. His practice includes large-scale multifaceted projects resulting in; photography, sculpture, installation, site-specific interventions, film works, documentary works and exhibitions. His studio practice includes painting and drawing, as well as on-going research and archiving projects.
Strange has held solo exhibitions at the National Gallery of Victoria (Suburban, 2011–2013), The Canterbury Museum (Final Act, 2013) and participated in the 2014 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art at the Art Gallery of South Australia with LANDED a commissioned sculptural installation on the forecourt of the gallery.
Wednesday 4 April to Thursday 10 May
Thursday 5 April 5-7pm
PROJECT SPACE / SPARE ROOM
RMIT Building 94, Level 2, Room 1
23-27 Cardigan Street Carlton VIC 3053