Women who are hired by the affluent to give birth to their oversized babies, monstrous squids that pose an immediate threat to our lives, robotic bees protecting the border, wise men whose bodies have curved under the weight of their wisdom, Cryonics who just came out of their cocoons to look f...
It is dangerous to go into the world uncaffeinated
A talk on the development of Syndicate, in three parts
A screening of four films, with
After several years as a nomadic series of standalone projects, parallel to gallery and festival programming, JL Murtaugh established Syndicate as an autonomous space in Spring 2016. Working with a core group of associates and...
"A lover a brother a father a taxi driver"
Kirsty Louise Turner
Regardless of their monitory value, if any, or their origin of production, Turner overcomes standard inhibitions attached to the materiality of trade and foreign circumstances and chooses to test these mass materials that are accumulated through her meandering in and out the city’s public and private spaces. Moreover she chooses to consume, hoard and pl...
We are so pleased to be opening four additional residencies this April/May & June July to welcome artists from Austria to work with us in the city. This is an amazing opportunity open to Austrian based artists only
The project is run by Antonia Rahofer in cooperation with Kunstverein EXTRA, Vienna, and Snehta Residency as the hosting organisation.
Maybe it all started with the use of the Chorus in ancient tragedies. The set-up is brilliant: to have a play that preemptively incorporates the sentiment of the public. A play that does not situate itself outside of the spectator, but already negotiates their attitude.
This mechanism can be extrapolated: be it an obnoxious puppet that speaks from the ventriloquist's stomach, be it the pirates and princesses of t...