The art that Luke Willis Thompson makes is daunting, and dense, and his most recent work is no exception. Produced as the result of a two-year residency at the Chisenhale Gallery in London, and comprising the entirety of his first solo show in the United Kingdom, autoportrait (2017) is a silent, 35mm film in black and white that continues the larger project of Thompson’s practice – the bracing address of trauma as it is racialized.
Circuit Artist Film & Video NZPresenting the trailer for PULSE/REPEAT.
Magdalena Hoult, Diva Blair, Willow McCarthy, Alexandre Larose.
Curated by Priscilla Howe.
30 Nov - 20 Dec 2017, The Audio Foundation, Auckland.
Opening 5.30pm Thursday 30 Nov with performance by Robyn Jordaan.4 days 14 hours ago
Circuit Artist Film & Video NZ"The programme comes together like a series of snapshots whose organizing principle is masked by the diverging curatorial tastes of the programmers." Following Hamish Win’s report from Documenta, Arron Santry takes a look at another barometer for international artist moving image practice: Experimenta, 2017.5 days 10 hours ago
Circuit Artist Film & Video NZNow showing at Mason's Screen: Funktionslust (2017) by Guillaume Cailleau. Funktionslust is a German phrase meaning ‘the joy of doing what we are designed to do’. Here the artist imagines Masons Lane as analogous to a wasp nest or an anthill - a place of high transit where workers pass between home and the world. ...6 days 9 hours ago