Tag : 2003


I Wish your Wish 2003 | Courtesy: The artist and Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York and Galeria Forte Vilaça, São Paulo | Photography by Katie Bennett

21st Century Kids: Rivane Neuenschwander ‘I Wish your Wish’ 2003

Inspired by a Brazilian tradition, Rivane Neuenschwander’s vibrant installation invites visitors to tie colourful silk ribbons to their wrists that feature printed wishes on the fabric. Hundreds of the ribbons are inserted into the gallery wall to create a sea of colour and silk. According to tradition, the wish is granted when the ribbon wears away and falls off.


Ghana movie banners | Attrib. to Ea Sojay Teshirfios | Vampire Hunters c.2008 | Synthetic polymer paint on flour sack | 137.5 x 104.5cm | Purchased 2009. Queensland Art Gallery Foundation | Collection: Queensland Art Gallery

Ghana movie banners | Attrib. to Ea Sojay Teshirfios ‘Vampire Hunters’ c.2008

Hand-painted movie banners are created as advertisements posted outside Ghanaian video stores. They reflect the global culture of movie distribution, advertising films ranging from Hong Kong kung-fu titles such as Operation Scorpio and Nigerian productions such as My Father’s Love …

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Southern Ladies Animation Group (SLAG) | Australia est. 2001 | It’s like that 2003 | 35mm film mastered to Digital Betacam, transferred to DVD: 7:30 minutes, puppet, animation, colour, stereo | Gift of the Southern Ladies Animation Group 2010 | Collection: Queensland Art Gallery

Southern Ladies Animation Group (SLAG) ‘It’s like that’ 2003

The Southern Ladies Animation Group (SLAG) was formed in Melbourne in 2001 as a collective to support women working in animation. Comprising 13 members, the collective’s first project was a music video for SLAG member Sophie Raymond’s band ‘Sophie Raymond …


David Rosetzky | Untouchable 2003 | Three-channel video installation (Digital Betacam transferred to DVD): 18:38 minutes, colour, stereo, ed. 2/3 | 136 x 484 x 230.5cm (installed, variable) | Purchased 2005. The Queensland Government’s Gallery of Modern Art Acquisitions Fund | Collection: Queensland Art Gallery

David Rosetzky ‘Untouchable’ 2003

David Rosetzky works through a range of artistic modes, including contemporary design, fashion and portraiture, to scrutinise aspects of the contemporary condition as it plays out through issues about identity, in personal relationships, and through love and alienation. Rosetzky’s subjects …


Thomas Ruff | Substrat 19 1 2003 | Chromogenic colour print on paper with Diasec | 183.5 x 108.4cm (comp) | Purchased 2005. The Queensland Government's Gallery of Modern Art Acquisitions Fund | Collection: Queensland Art Gallery | © Thomas Ruff 2003/VG Bild-Kunst. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney, 2010

Thomas Ruff ‘Substrat 19 1′ 2003

Thomas Ruff is a leading figure in a generation of celebrated German photographers, alongside Thomas Struth, Candida Höffe, Wolfgang Tillmans and others. His series of portraits, buildings, high-resolution images of stars and constellations, newspaper photographs, night scenes using night-vision technology …