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Liam Benson: Hello, good to meet you

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Liam Benson: Hello, good to meet you

Sat 14 May - Sun 24 July

FREE

Liam Benson is a multi-disciplinary artist whose practice incorporates performance, photography, video and textiles. His work is informed by working collaboratively with diverse communities through an ongoing conversation about how culture, sub-culture and identity interrelate and evolve.

Hello, good to meet you is an interactive installation commissioned by the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA) for the Jackson Bella Room – a dedicated space within the MCA where diverse audiences can engage with contemporary art through sensory experience.

Informed by the complex and multisensorial ways that horses interact, feel and connect, Benson’s installation offers a space where audiences can experiment together with non-verbal communication, dance and sensorial play.

The presentation of Hello, Good to meet you at Orange Regional Gallery extends on Benson’s initial collaboration with Riding for the Disabled Association NSW’s Tall Timbers centre in the development of the work through a new collaboration with the Orange branch of the Association for its first regional showing.

IMAGE: Liam Benson, hello, good to meet you, 2019. Fabric, netting, felt, cotton, dance fringe, single-channel video, sound, saddle racks, dance flooring, ply. Music composed and produced by George Tillianakis. Video produced by Vera Hong and Craig Bender. Commissioned by the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia for the Jackson Bella Room, 2019. Image courtesy the artist and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, © the artist, photograph: Jaimi Joy.

Details

Start:
Sat 14 May
End:
Sun 24 July
Cost:
FREE
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.orange.nsw.gov.au/gallery/exhibitions/

Organizer

Orange Regional Gallery
Phone:
(02) 6393 8133
Email:
gallery@orange.nsw.gov.au
View Organizer Website

Other

Local government area
Orange
Artforms
Visual arts
Source
Sourced from listings, newsletters or community

Venue

Orange Regional Gallery
149 Byng Street
Orange, NSW 2800 Australia
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Phone:
02 6393 8136
View Venue Website

 

The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

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