Cola Project @ 4a Gallery

The first thing you notice as you enter the gallery is a large mound of coal on the building's first floor. And then you smell the coal, and that's what prepares you for the exhibition upstairs. As you walk around the exhibition, the next thing you notice are buckets and tools covered in sticky, black,…

Shen Shaomin opening at Sydney's 4A Gallery

Shen Saomin exhibition at Sydney’s 4A Gallery

"Oh my goodness, there's a naked man in the corner", I noted to my friend Kate as we entered the new Shen Saomin exhibition at Sydney's 4A Gallery. I'm not sure if he'll be there all the time, or was just there for the opening night. But, there he was, a naked man, seated in…

Edge of Elsewhere exhibition at 4a Gallery

Edge of Elsewhere

I'd highly recommend an exhibition Kate and I attended the opening of tonight, at Sydney's 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art. It's a gallery space which mostly features work by Australian artists who have an Asian cultural background, but often in collaboration with people from other cultural backgrounds. As you enter the downstairs part of…