David Wlazlo
110%: Wet Nurse

Wet Nurse: 110%

c3 Contemporary Art Space, Performance Residency, Abbotsford Convent

6 December — 7 December 2019

By David Wlazlo

Often we think about and experience art through the structures of cause and effect. Art, it seems, easily slips into being understood as an effect of some prior cause: the artist is perhaps the most basic causal beginning, and also—digging deeper—the artist's intention, mental health, personal interests, social and economic biography, and even their presumed '...

Giles Fielke
Views to Remember and Clock Face

Kate Wallace: Views to Remember and Travis MacDonald: Clock Face

c3 contemporary art space 30 October – 24 November

By Giles Fielke

Not without irony did the late Annette Michelson, writing for the New York Herald Tribune in 1957, note for her American readers that the art of the modernist avant-gardes had become traditional. This she had concluded from her viewing of a set of Robert Delaunay's rhythmic abstract paintings, shown retrospectively in a post-war and post-occupation Paris. R...