Justene Williams
The Curtain Breathed Deeply

7 February - 2 April 2015

Sensory overload is the signature of this expansive video installation environment by Sydney-based artist Justene Williams. Coming to MUMA from Artspace, Sydney, The Curtain Breathed Deeply has been developed through the Catalyst: Katherine Hannay Visual Arts Commission. In what will be her largest and most ambitious undertaking to date, Williams will present a hypnotising landscape constructed from blended film sets, stage props and video installations. Read more here...

Georgiana Houghton and Spiritualism
Curated by Lars Bang Larsen
and Marco Pasi
18 april - 27 July 2015

This exhibition focuses on a forgotten artist from the Victorian era, Georgiana Houghton (1814-1884). Starting in 1861, and continuing up to her death, Houghton developed a complex aesthetic practice as a practicing spiritualist medium, based on automatic drawing and the perceived communication with spiritual entities. On the basis of her experiences she produced series of abstract watercolors that were meant to convey important spiritual messages to humanity. Read more here...

Sanné Mestrom: Weeping Women
Ian Potter Sculpture Court Commission

Sanné Mestrom's practice draws on iconic figures of twentieth-century modernist art, exploring how value is constructed and the deep ties between artworks and their cultural and historical context. Read more here...

Art as a Verb
Exhibition Catalogue

131 pages, 66 colour pages
Texts: Charlotte Day, Francis E. Parker & Patrice Sharkey, Victoria Lynn, Ian Milliss, Jarrod Rawlins
ISBN: 978-0-9923754-2-3

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Fiona Connor: Wallworks
Exhibition Catalogue

The images that appear in this publication are the result of a series of commissions to document Fiona Connor: Wallworks at MUMA by photographers Andrew Curtis, John Gollings (pictured), Tobias Titz and Annie Trumble. Each photographer was asked to document the exhibition in nine images that reflect their experience of the show. Written contributions from Tara McDowell, Liv Barrett and Charlotte Day.
Designed by Fiona Connor and Yanni Florence. Shop online here...

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