Mar 22, 2019 12:00 pm
May 13, 2019 5:00 pm
On behalf of the artists, the curator, and partners of Pandemic, we would like to warmly invite you to the official opening of the exhibition, held in conjunction with Ten Days on the Island.
Welcomed by Ten Days CEO Jane Haley, Pandemic explores the cultural phenomena of fear, transmission, and touch on the
occasion of the 100th anniversary of the global Spanish Influenza pandemic.
The exhibition explores collisions and exchanges that are darkly comic, examine the language of hysteria, the tenderness of touch, and contemporary border politics.
Artists: Ravi Avasti, Drew Berry, Travis Cox, Dan Elborne, Svenja Kratz, and the late David McDiarmid
Curator: Dr Toby Juliff
Opening event: Fri 22 March, 5.00 – 6:30 pm
Exhibition dates: Sat 23 – Mon 13 May
Gallery closed during Easter and mid-semester break: 18 - 25 April
Gallery Hours: Wed - Sun 12pm - 5pm (during exhibitions)
Closed Mondays,Tuesdays and Public holidays
Image credit: Dan Elborne, One Drop of Blood, Handmade porcelain, glazed, dimensions variable, 2013. Image courtesy of Ben Tupas. This project is partnered with the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Australia.
Plimsoll Manager: Jane Barlow
Install team: Dave Nelson and Nathan Taylor