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THE ANNUAL

May 20, 2018

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Friday 1st June -The Annual – Support our 2018 program!

Boxcopy is hosting a one-night exhibition and silent auction on Friday 1st June (6-8pm) THE ANNUAL, to raise funds to keep Boxcopy running and to support our exhibition program in 2018.

For this event 30 Boxcopy alumni have generously donated small works for a silent auction, with a set reserve price of $250.

Artists include: James & Eleanor Avery | Holly Bates | Alrey Batol | Chris Bennie | Naomi Blacklock | Anastasia Booth | Courtney Coombs | Sam Cranstoun | Alex Cuffe | Marnie Edmiston | Brooke Ferguson | Caitlin Franzmann | Michaela Gleave | Christopher Handran | Rachael Haynes | Zoe Knight | Alice Lang | Annie Macindoe | Aishla Manning | Callum McGrath | Archie Moore | Naomi O’Reilly | Leen Rieth | Sarah Poulgrain | Clare Rae | Sandra Selig | Erika Scott | David Spooner | David M Thomas and Jarrod Van Der Ryken.

The exhibition is open to preview Thursday 31st May and Friday 1st June 3pm – 6pm.

Come along on Friday night from 6pm for the silent Auction, our pop up Art Bookshop and to buy your $10 tickets for the Annual raffle – with an exciting artwork by Daniel McKewen as the grand prize!

Feminist Protest Selfie Session

May 11, 2018

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there’s something happening here … visit the gallery on Saturday 12th May any time between 3 – 6pm for a Feminist Protest Selfie Session, an experiential session where you can interact with the works, facilitated by the artist. RSVP not required.

 

Artist Relay

May 11, 2018

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Join us on May 18, 7pm for Boxcopy’s Artist Relay series. Artists Chantal Fraser, Hannah Gartside and Parallel Park will discuss their art practices in dialogue with the current exhibition at Boxcopy by Caroline Phillips.

The artists will come together for a thrilling relay discussion – questions will be thrown to each competitor for a critical race to the finish. Get your active wear on and prepare to cheer as we shoot the starting pistol for the first in a series of Artist Relays.

Image: Parallel Park, Screen shot from ‘Mission Surge’ made for ‘Performance in Progress’ at West Space, Melbourne, 2018.

New exhibition by Caroline Phillips

May 9, 2018

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You are warmly invited to the opening of Caroline Phillips’ solo exhibition there’s something happening here… (extended remix) on Friday 11th May, 6pm.

Visit the gallery on Saturday 12th May any time between 3 – 6pm for a Feminist Protest Selfie Session, an experiential session where you can interact with the works, facilitated by the artist. RSVP not required.

IN CONVERSATION

May 3, 2018

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Join us at Boxcopy on Saturday 26th May, 3pm for our In Conversation series, where artist Caroline Phillips will discuss her new exhibition with Australian feminist art historian Dr Louise Mayhew.

Louise Mayhew is the Foundation Theory Convenor at QCA, Brisbane and completed her PhD at UNSW Art & Design in 2014. Her research investigated a history of women-only art collectives in Australia. Recently she has documented the rise of ‘girl gangs’ in Australia’s contemporary art world and as the SLNSW Nancy Keesing Fellow, she researched the library’s holdings of posters made at Sydney’s infamous Women’s Warehouse (1979–81). Louise has also written for the AM Journal of Art and Media Studies, the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Art, Rebus, Art Monthly, Imprint, SL News and The CoUNTess.