7-10 SEPTEMBER 2017 | CARRIAGEWORKS

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GALLERIES

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    Applications to Sydney Contemporary are open to commercial galleries or artist agents with a consistent exhibition history who present a minimum of 4 exhibitions per year in their own business premises, external project spaces or art fairs.

    Selection is based on the curatorial strength and premise of each gallery’s exhibition program, represented artists and the proposal for Sydney Contemporary. Criteria such as quality of the art, previous art fair presentations and any projects undertaken by the gallery and its artists both locally and internationally will be taken into consideration.

    Decisions on admission are made by the Sydney Contemporary Selection Committee, a panel of industry experts.


    Should you have any questions about your application please contact:

    MARY WENHOLZ
    GALLERY LIAISON MANAGER
    mary@artfairsaustralia.com.au
    +612 9331 9255

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  • 2017 SELECTION COMMITTEE

    ALEXIE GLASS-KANTOR

    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, ARTSPACE, SYDNEY

    Alexie Glass-Kantor is Executive Director of Artspace, Sydney, supporting the commissioning of contemporary art, publishing initiatives, and research residencies for artists and curators. Since 1999 she has curated or co-curated over one hundred exhibitions across independent spaces, collecting institutions, biennials and festivals, collaborating with international artists across generations to develop projects throughout the Asia-Pacific, Europe and North America. Prior to her appointment to Artspace she was Director–Senior Curator, Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne and worked in Curatorial at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image. Glass-Kantor is the Chair of the Contemporary Art Organisations of Australia and on the Academic Board of the National Art School. She is curator of the Encounters sector for Art Basel | Hong Kong 2015-2018.

    JOHN McCORMACK 

    CO-DIRECTOR, STARKWHITE, AUCKLAND

    John McCormack is a director of F M & Associates and co-director of the Auckland-based gallery Starkwhite, which has participated in many international art fairs including: Art Basel (Art Statements and Art Unlimited), Art Basel Hong Kong, Art HK, The Armory Show (New York), Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Art Cologne, ShContemporary (Shanghai) and Art Beijing. He is Vice Chair of the international Award for Public Art (Shanghai) and has held senior positions in the visual arts including: Chair of the College of Governors, Arts Foundation of New Zealand; Chair of Artspace, Auckland; Director of the Dunedin Public Art Gallery; Director of the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery (New Plymouth); and Director of the Arts Development Unit, Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand

    ROSLYN OXLEY

    DIRECTOR, ROSLYN OXLEY9 GALLERY, SYDNEY

    Roslyn Oxley has been a leading dealer in Australian contemporary art since 1982 and has driven Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery’s commitment to promoting cutting-edge Australian contemporary art, winning critical and commercial recognition for the Gallery’s artists both in Australia and overseas. The growth of Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery has paralleled the careers of the artists it represents, most of whom came to the Gallery as unknown names and have gone on to be some of the very best in Australian contemporary art, with careers of international significance. Roslyn Oxley9 Galley has earned a significant reputation internationally due to the consistent and long term representation at the most prestigious art fairs in the world.

    JARROD RAWLINS

    CURATOR, THE MUSEUM of OLD and NEW ART (MONA), HOBART

    Jarrod Rawlins was the co-founder and director of Uplands Gallery which operated in Melbourne between 2001 – 2011. He was a partner in the KalimanRawlins gallery also in Melbourne (2011 – 2013); during his time as a galleries he participated in the Frieze Art Fair, London; Artissima in Turin; the NADA Art Fair in Miami; the Melbourne Art Fair and the inaugural edition of Sydney Contemporary. He is a graduate of the art history program at the University of Melbourne and has written on contemporary art for many years in a variety of publications. In 2013 he moved to Hobart, Tasmania to take up a curator position at The Museum of Old and New Art (MONA).

    URSULA SULLIVAN

    CO-DIRECTOR, SULLIVAN+STRUMPF, SYDNEY

    Ursula Sullivan is the Co-Director of Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney. Sullivan graduated from College of Fine Arts, University of NSW in 1996, working at Eva Breuer Art Dealer (Sydney), Savill Galleries (Melbourne), and Liverpool Street Gallery (Sydney) before establishing Sullivan+Strumpf in 2005 with Joanna Strumpf.

    Now one of the leading spaces for contemporary art in Sydney, Sullivan+Strumpf works with over 25 contemporary emerging and established artists, with an exhibition schedule that includes regular participation in key national and international art fairs, including Art Basel Hong Kong, Art Stage Singapore, Art Brussels, the Melbourne Art Fair and Sydney Contemporary. In 2016, Sullivan+Strumpf opened a second gallery space at Singapore’s Gillman Barracks, the first Australian gallery to establish a permanent presence in Asia.

    CAN YAVUZ

    FOUNDER, YAVUZ GALLERY, SINGAPORE

    Can Yavuz is the founder of Yavuz Gallery, Singapore. Born in 1972 in Turkey, Yavuz grew up in Germany and completed his studies with a B.Sc. in Development Economics from the University of London. His interest in South East Asia and emerging countries led him to Singapore in 1998. Fascinated by the artistic voices in performance and installation art in Thailand, Singapore and Indonesia, he started a collection which now includes over 200 works from the region. In 2009 he opened a commercial gallery in Singapore which since its inauguration has established itself as one of the region’s leading destinations for contemporary South East Asian and Middle Eastern art. Yavuz is committed to providing a platform for artists engaged in social change that is linked to the region’s vast economic growth and is a regular contributor to conferences and seminars on South East Asian contemporary art.

  • EXHIBITION SECTORS

    CURRENT

    The main sector, Current Contemporary, provides a significant platform for solo or group exhibitions by leading galleries from across the globe.

    FUTURE

    A dynamic platform for young galleries on the rise which have been operating for less than five years who will present curated dual or solo exhibitions

    PAPER CONTEMPORARY

    Presented in association with The Print Council of Australia Inc, PAPER CONTEMPORARY will showcase the best of national and international contemporary printmaking and works on paper

    PERFORMANCE CONTEMPORARY

    Performance Contemporary places dynamic and diverse performance art within Carriageworks and the Redfern Precinct.

    INSTALLATION CONTEMPORARY

    A curated exhibition of large-scale installation works that go beyond the scope of the art fair booth and feature throughout Carriageworks.

    VIDEO CONTEMPORARY

    Video Contemporary showcases a ground-breaking and diverse selection of video works by artists at the forefront of their field.

  • CURRENT CONTEMPORARY

    Alcaston Gallery, Melbourne
    www.alcastongallery.com.au

    Annandale Galleries, Sydney
    www.annandalegalleries.com.au

    ARC ONE Gallery, Melbourne
    www.arcone.com.au

    Art Alive Gallery, New Dehli / Gurgaon
    www.artalivegallery.com

    Art Atrium, Sydney
    www.artatrium.com.au

    Artereal Gallery, Sydney
    www.artereal.com.au

    Arthouse Gallery, Sydney
    www.arthousegallery.com.au

    Bartley + Company Art, Wellington
    www.bartleyandcompanyart.co.nz

    Bath Street Gallery, Auckland
    www.bathstreetgallery.com

    Beaver Galleries, Canberra
    www.beavergalleries.com.au

    Brenda May Gallery, Sydney
    www.brendamaygallery.com.au

    Chalk Horse, Sydney
    www.chalkhorse.com.au

    COHJU contemporary art, Kyoto
    www.cohju.co.jp

    The Commercial, Sydney
    www.thecommercialgallery.com

    Conny Dietzschold Gallery, Sydney / Cologne / Hong Kong
    www.connydietzscholdgallery.com

    Dianne Tanzer Gallery & THIS IS NO FANTASY, Melbourne
    www.thisisnofantasy.com

    Dominik Mersch Gallery, Sydney
    www.dominikmerschgallery.com

    Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane
    www.edwinacorlette.com

    Fehily Contemporary, Melbourne
    www.fehilycontemporary.com.au

    Future Perfect, Singapore
    www.futureperfect.asia

    Galeria AFA, Santiago
    www.galeriaafa.com

    Galeria Isabel Croxatto, Santiago
    www.isabelcroxattogaleria.cl

    Galerie pompom, Sydney
    www.galeriepompom.com

    Gallery 9, Sydney
    www.gallery9.com.au

    Gallerysmith, Melbourne
    www.gallerysmith.com.au

    Gow Langsford Gallery, Auckland
    www.gowlangsfordgallery.co.nz

    Hugo Michell Gallery, Adelaide
    www.hugomichellgallery.com

    Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh
    www.inglebygallery.com

    James Makin Gallery, Melbourne
    www.jamesmakingallery.com

    Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane
    www.janmurphygallery.com.au

    JENSEN & FOX/JENSEN, Sydney / Auckland
    www.jensengallery.com

    Liverpool Street Gallery, Sydney
    www.liverpoolstgallery.com.au

    Justin Miller Art, Sydney
    www.justinmillerart.com

    KickArts Contemporary Art, Cairns
    www.kickarts.org.au

    Lesley Kehoe Galleries, Melbourne
    www.kehoe.com.au

    Mark Moore Gallery, Los Angeles
    www.markmooregallery.com

    [MARS], Melbourne
    www.marsgallery.com.au

    Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney
    www.martinbrownecontemporary.com

    The McLoughlin Gallery, San Francisco
    www.mgart.com

    .M Contemporary, Sydney
    www.mcontemp.com

    Michael Reid, Sydney / Murrurundi / Berlin
    www.michaelreid.com.au

    Michael Reid and Chris Boylan, Sydney
    www.michaelreid.com.au | www.chrisboylan.com.au

    Mossenson Galleries, Perth
    www.mossensongalleries.com.au

    NandaHobbs Contemporary, Sydney / Singapore / London
    www.nandahobbs.com

    Nellie Castan Projects, Melbourne
    www.nelliecastanprojects.com

    Niagara Galleries, Melbourne
    www.niagaragalleries.com.au

    Olsen Irwin, Sydney
    www.olsenirwin.com

    Page Blackie Gallery, Wellington
    www.pageblackiegallery.co.nz

    PAULNACHE, Gisborne, New Zealand
    www.paulnache.com

    Pearl Lam Galleries, Hong Kong / Shanghai / Singapore
    www.pearllam.com

    Puerta Roja, Hong Kong
    www.puerta-roja.com

    Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
    www.roslynoxley9.com.au

    Rebecca Hossack Art Gallery, London / New York
    www.rebeccahossack.com

    Sanderson Contemporary Art, Auckland
    www.sanderson.co.nz

    Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne
    www.scottliveseygalleries.com

    Sophie Gannon Gallery, Melbourne
    www.sophiegannongallery.com.au

    STARKWHITE, Auckland
    www.starkwhite.co.nz

    Stills Gallery, Sydney
    www.stillsgallery.com.au

    {Suite}, Wellington
    www.suite.co.nz

    Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney
    www.sullivanstrumpf.com

    Sutton Gallery, Melbourne
    www.suttongallery.com.au

    Tim Klingender Fine Art, Sydney
    www.timklingender.com

    Toi o Tahuna, Queenstown
    www.toi.co.nz

    Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne
    www.tolarnogalleries.com

    Trish Clark Gallery, Auckland
    www.trishclark.co.nz

    Two Rooms, Auckland
    www.tworooms.co.nz

    Utopia Art Sydney, Sydney
    www.utopiaartsydney.com.au

    Via Margutta Arte Contemporaneo, Cordoba
    www.viamargutta.com.ar

    Watters Gallery, Sydney
    www.wattersgallery.com

    Yavuz Gallery, Singapore
    www.yavuzgallery.com

    FUTURE CONTEMPORARY

    A-M Gallery, Sydney
    www.a-mgallery.com

    Art Collective WA, Perth
    www.artcollectivewa.com.au

    blackartprojects, Melbourne
    www.blackartprojects.com.au

    CARROLL / FLETCHER, London
    www.carrollfletcher.com

    Galerie Koo, Hong Kong
    www.galeriekoo.com

    mutt, Santiago
    www.mutt.cl

    Nellie Castan Projects, Melbourne
    www.nelliecastanprojects.com

    Nicholas Thompson Gallery, Melbourne
    www.nicholasthompsongallery.com.au

    Palmer Art Projects, Sydney
    www.palmerartprojects.com

    Studio A, Sydney
    www.studioartists.com.au

    ARTIST RUN INITIATIVE PLATFORM

    Bus Projects, Melbourne
    busprojects.org.au

    107 Projects, Sydney
    107projects.org

    Alaska Projects, Sydney
    alaskaprojects.com

    PAPER CONTEMPORARY

    Marnling Press, Sydney
    www.marnlingpress.com

    Whaling Road Studio

    Ant Press, Sydney
    www.bibliotheca.org.au

    The Art Vault, Mildura
    www.theartvault.com.au

    Australian Galleries exhibiting Works on Paper, Sydney
    www.australiangalleries.com.au

    Australian Print Workshop, Melbourne
    www.australianprintworkshop.com

    Editions Tremblay NFP, Cairns

    Gallery East, Perth
    www.galleryeast.com.au

    grahame galleries + editions, Brisbane
    www.grahamegalleries.com.au

    Impediment Press & Wand’ring Bark Studio, Sydney

    Monsoon Publishing / Red Rag Press / Ugg Boot Press, Townsville
    www.redragpress.com

    Negative Press, Melbourne
    negativepress.com.au

    Sydney Printmakers, Sydney
    www.sydneyprintmakers.com.au

    Umbrella Studio, Townsville
    www.umbrella.org.au

    UPSPACE – Ultimo Project Inc, Sydney
    ultimoprojectstudios.blogspot.com.au

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