Published 01 June 2020
Annemarie Kohn is the Program Manager for Visual Art, Digital Media and Public Art at Carclew, and a Curator for the Splendour in the Grass Art Program.
National Gallery of Victoria
22 November 2013 – 23 March 2014
Published March 2014
Various locations, Port-au-Prince, Haiti
James Cochran, aka Jimmy C, (b. 1973) played a key role in the development of the underground graffiti movement in Australia during the early 1990s, and has a Masters degree in Visual Arts from the University of South Australia. His interests in graffiti, urban realist and figurative oil painting have converged over time, leading to the development of his signature aerosol pointillist style. Cochran now lives in London.
Guest co-editor of WALL TO WALL Charity Bramwell explores the way culture acquires credibility through museums, publications, and the formation and deformation of art history canons.
Professor Pat Hoffie of Griffith University, interviews the two new Directors of the IMA, Aileen Burns and Johan Lundh, and contextualises their appointment in the Contemporary Art Space context of 2014.
17 May - 2 September 2013
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
Curators: Greg Hill, Candice Hopkins, Christine Lalonde
Co-Guest Editor of WALL TO WALL Annemarie Kohn writes about how the seed for a graffiti issue of Artlink was sown, back in 1991 at the Metro nightclub in Adelaide. Twenty-three years later, this edition of Artlink is thought to be the first time an Australian art journal has been devoted to exploring graffiti as a contemporary artform.
Dash88 is an Australian artist of Chinese Malay ancestry, living and working in Melbourne. He writes about how he began doing grafffiti and what it means to him.
GOMA, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane
23 November 2013 – 11 May 2014