The Lives of Celestials: John Young Zerunge

From Sat 31 August 2019
Until Sun 20 October 2019
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Free
Accessible
08/31/2019 10:00am 10/20/2019 5:00pm The Lives of Celestials: John Young Zerunge Artist John Young Zerunge invites us on a journey into the lives of significant figures of the Chinese diaspora in Australia, exploring important events in Chinese-Australian history from the 1840s onwards. Re-interpreted memories are distilled into large-scale installations of chalk drawings, photographs, video works and paintings. A culmination of 3 recent History Projects by the artist, this exhibition reflects on the forces of survival, memory and otherness that continue to shape Australia's contemporary social context. Featuring: John Young Zerunge Image: John Young ZERUNGE, detail from Lambing Flat (2018), digital print on paper, 100 x 75 cm, image courtesy of the artist. Town Hall Gallery opening hours Day Opening hours Monday to Friday 10am - 5pm Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm Public holidays closed , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
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Artist John Young Zerunge invites us on a journey into the lives of significant figures of the Chinese diaspora in Australia, exploring important events in Chinese-Australian history from the 1840s onwards. Re-interpreted memories are distilled into large-scale installations of chalk drawings, photographs, video works and paintings.

A culmination of 3 recent History Projects by the artist, this exhibition reflects on the forces of survival, memory and otherness that continue to shape Australia's contemporary social context.


Featuring: John Young Zerunge

Image: John Young ZERUNGE, detail from Lambing Flat (2018), digital print on paper, 100 x 75 cm, image courtesy of the artist.

Town Hall Gallery opening hours

Day Opening hours
Monday to Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm
Public holidays closed
Contact
Boroondara Arts
Category
Visual Arts