Gallery Crawl - Vermilion Opening

Gallery Crawl

Our mission was simple: three galleries in three hours. Kate, a friend of hers, and I met at 4A Gallery just after six. Though I really love 4A, have bought works from there, and have blogged about their exhibitions on many occasions, I was a little disappointed with their current exhibition, "Future Archaeology". I can't…

4A’s Twilight Garden Party

These are some photographs from the 4A Gallery Chinese NY Event at Sydney's Chinese Garden of Friendship, held earlier tonight, featuring works by the visiting artist collective, Yangjiang Group. As noted by the burb on the 4A site... Celebrate the Chinese New Year with 4A and Chinese artist collective Yangjiang Group as they take over…

Actions for tomorrow at 4A Gallery

Actions for Tomorrow from Yangjiang Group at 4A

"You always have great exhibitions, but this is the best in a good while", I told Aaron Seeto, the curator at Sydney's 4A Gallery. Their current exhibition, "Actions for Tomorrow" is the first solo exhibition in Australia of Yangjiang Group and it's fantastic. At the heart of the exhibition is the work of three artists,…

Ways by Omar Chowdhury at 4A

There's a really heart-breaking moment in one of the films by Omar Chowdhury, currently showing at Sydney's 4A Gallery. The film shows a young child (maybe 7-10 years old), begging, crawling along a busy street in Bangladesh. He obviously has a physical disability of some kind and so his movement is painfully slow and deliberate.…

4a Members Exhibition

23-Million To One

"I have this feeling we've met each other before", the young woman said to me tonight at Sydney's 4A Gallery. We had been introduced by my friend Kate at the annual Members Exhibition of the Sydney gallery which specialises in Asian-Australian Art. It's a gallery which I like very much, and which I support through…

4A Edition

The latest work, by Jae Hoon Lee, is quite different to last year's works. First, it's printed on photographic paper. Second, the theme matter and style of the work borders on "fantasy". As explained the accompanying blurb... I recently re-subscribed to the 4A "Edition" Series, and picked up the first work of this year's series,…