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LIVE PERFORMANCES :: A Novel Script: Text as an Expanded Medium in Contemporary Practice, February 1, 5:30pm-7:30pm

Live Performances :: A Novel Script: Text as an Expanded Medium in Contemporary Practice Thursday February 1, 5:30pm-7:30pm Verge Gallery Free // All welcome Join us for a selection of short performances by artists whose practices incorporate text as an expanded medium. At the University of Sydney and many other educational and cultural institutions, creative […]

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DISCUSSION :: Curator + Artist talk for Documents, Alternatives #2, January 20, 1pm-3pm

Discussion :: Curator + Artist talk for Documents, Alternatives #2 Saturday January 20, 1pm-3pm Verge Gallery Free // All welcome Artist and curator, Angela Bartram, and artist, Annie Morrad, give a talk on the exhibition Documents, Alternatives #2 from their own perspectives and through conversation. As the curator, Bartram will discuss how the exhibition came together, the […]

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DISCUSSION :: Geometric Asylum, December 2, 1-3pm

Discussion :: Geometric Asylum December 2, 1-3pm Verge Gallery A round table conversation between artist, writer, producer and director Rebecca Conroy and exhibiting artist Lachlan Anthony discussing key themes in each other’s research and art practice. Lachlan Anthony’s current exhibition at Verge Gallery entitled Geometric Asylum explores relationships between space, power and control. His works investigate exclusionary […]

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DISCUSSION :: Queering the Spiritual, October 21, 11:30am-12:30pm

Discussion :: Queering the Spiritual Saturday October 21, 11:30am-12:30pm Drawn from an embodied tension between queerness and religion, Queering the Spiritual will speak to the marginalisation of queer bodies within religious structures, and the creation of new rituals for queer spiritual becoming. Given the current debate on marriage equality, curator Rachel Ciesla hopes to create an exchange of […]

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OCTOBER // To pierce, to puncture & Turtle Dove

OCTOBER AT VERGE October 19 – October 28, 2017 October at Verge features a special professional development project providing students from Melbourne University with the opportunity to exhibit at Verge Gallery and Sydney University students the opportunity to exhibit at George Paton Gallery Melbourne. To pierce, to puncture // Roomsheet :: HERE Turtle Dove // Roomsheet […]

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2017 Verge Festival Event // Indigenous Arts + Curatorial Panel Discussion, October 12, 1pm-2pm

Intersections between Learning & Practice Through the University: Indigenous Arts + Curatorial Panel Discussion Thursday October 12, 1-2pm Verge Festival, at Verge Gallery The University has been an important site for Indigenous artistic and curatorial learning and practices, and this panel discussion takes inspiration from the late Wiradjuri/Kamilaroi artist Michael Riley’s association with the Tin […]

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USU Creative Awards 2017, October 5 – 14

USU Creative Awards 2017 October 5 – 14 Awards Ceremony Tuesday October 10, 6pm-8pm Roomsheet :: HERE A shortlist of works from the USU Creative Awards will be exhibited at Verge Gallery during Verge Festival. Exhibiting Creative Awards artists include: Anja Bless, Stephen Burstow, Dream Catcher, Andrew Dong, Madeline Fountain, Emily Halloran, Jeanie Ho, Alexandra […]

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