John Curtin Gallery Director Chris Malcolm is an experienced, highly regarded curator and a driving force in bringing Christian Thompson: Ritual Intimacy to Perth audiences. He shares his thoughts on Thompson's significant body of work over the past 15 years.
Chris Malcolm has been curating and designing contemporary art exhibitions for over 25 years. He worked as a professional artist 1982 – 1991 and started working with Curtin University’s Art Collection in 1989. He was closely involved in the design and development of the John Curtin Gallery which opened in 1998 as Australia’s largest University Art Museum. He has curated exhibitions interrogating many issues, collaborating with leading researchers across a broad range of disciplines from nanotechnology to radio astronomy and was a Founding Curator of BEAP the Biennale of Electronic Arts Perth 2002–2007 and has curated over 15 major international exhibitions for the Perth International Arts Festival.
Date: Wednesday 19 June 2019 @ 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Venue: John Curtin Gallery, Curtin University, Building 200A, Kent St, Bentley