Curated Exhibition, Event or Festival

Unfinished: Décor

Peter Burke, Robert Mangion

Blindside Gallery, Melbourne | Published : 2019

Abstract

Unfinished: Décor is a project experimenting with spatial, material, temporal and narrative structures drawn out of historic conceptual-art contexts. The project resists the traditional boundaries that govern artistic presentation and actively seeks to emphasise porosity, precariousness and doubt as strategies for reflection. Peter Burke and Robert Mangion invited artists Damiano Bertoli, Elizabeth Newman and David Thomas to respond to the notion of the unfinished in art. Together they trace connections between individual work processes that engage with notions of the unfinished, dealing with the indefinite postponement of closure and making inaccessible the object of certainty. The artist..

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