What could we do with artificially or virtually constructed bodies to help those who are aging or disabled to interact with others and their world far more easily? Or to extend our experience of it? And why does Professor Stelarc have an ear implanted in his left arm?
In partnership with Curtin University’s School of Design and Art, the John Curtin Gallery will exhibit the work of postgraduates Jan Andruszkiewicz, Kelsey Ashe Giambazi, Sheridan Coleman, Ben Crappsley and Shayne O’Donnell.
John Curtin Gallery Director Chris Malcolm said the SoDA postgraduate exhibition is an exciting part of the Gallery’s exhibition program as it reflects the high calibre of emerging contemporary art in Western Australia.
Imagine walking into a university building and being surrounded by a profusion of interactive visual artworks created by data from the resident scientists and staff, electronically displayed on walls and ceilings.