For Love or Money

From Sat 6 July 2019
Until Sun 25 August 2019
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Australia

Free
Accessible
07/06/2019 10:00am 08/25/2019 5:00pm For Love or Money For Love or Money is a group exhibition of Australian artists exploring ideas related to work, emotional labour and artistic value. In particular, it examines the economic structures that underpin artistic labour and how artists sustain their practices within broader capitalist systems. Across the exhibition there are strong elements of humour and playfulness present in some of the artworks, while others are more vocally critical in their questioning of our notions of value. For Love or Money questions the relationship between work, making art and making it work as an artist. Guest curated by Sophia Cai in collaboration with Town Hall Gallery. Featuring: Kay Abude, Artists' Subcommittee, Shannon Lyons, Make or Break, James Nguyen, Steven Rhall, Elvis Richardson, Abdullah M. I. Syed and Salote Tawale. Image credit: ARTISTS’ SUBCOMMITTEE, Artlog (2018), still from video projection, dimensions variable, © courtesy of the artists. Town Hall Gallery opening hours   Tuesday to Friday 10am - 5pm Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm Monday and public holidays closed , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
Event details

For Love or Money is a group exhibition of Australian artists exploring ideas related to work, emotional labour and artistic value. In particular, it examines the economic structures that underpin artistic labour and how artists sustain their practices within broader capitalist systems.

Across the exhibition there are strong elements of humour and playfulness present in some of the artworks, while others are more vocally critical in their questioning of our notions of value. For Love or Money questions the relationship between work, making art and making it work as an artist.

Guest curated by Sophia Cai in collaboration with Town Hall Gallery.

Featuring: Kay Abude, Artists' Subcommittee, Shannon Lyons, Make or Break, James Nguyen, Steven Rhall, Elvis Richardson, Abdullah M. I. Syed and Salote Tawale.

Image credit: ARTISTS’ SUBCOMMITTEE, Artlog (2018), still from video projection, dimensions variable, © courtesy of the artists.

Town Hall Gallery opening hours  
Tuesday to Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm
Monday and public holidays closed
Contact
Boroondara Arts
9278 4770
Category
Visual Arts