Performing the Archive: AXIS Art Projects, Artist-Run Wunderkammer #1, Does New York Exist? BNE-NYC 1988-2016, 12 Helen Street, Teneriffe, BARI FESTIVAL 2016

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AXIS Art Projects Wunderkammer, Does New York Exist? BNE-NYC 1988-2016 #1, 12 Helen Street, Teneriffe, BARI Festival 2016 Artist Paul Andrew PHOTO: Paul Andrew

 

Performing the Archive

AXIS Art Projects Wunderkammer, Does New York Exist? BNE-NYC 1988-2016 #1, 12 Helen Street, Teneriffe, BARI Festival 2016, Artist Paul Andrew

Featuring the work of artist Gus Eagleton and the work titled: Reflections, 2016, 12 Helen Street Warehouse, Teneriffe, Brisbane

Read more about Gus Eagleton:

Interview with Artist Gus Eagleton – Art & Aerosol Now

 

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Performing the Archive, AXIS Art Projects Wunderkammer, Does New York Exist? BNE-NYC 1988-2016 #1, Photocopy Interview with Marcia Tucker, New Museum, NYC 1988, artist performing and reading on the hopscotch stage.

 

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Artists, BARI Festival 2016, Directors, David Don and Jaclyn Bates, October, 2016 PHOTO: Paul Andrew

 

 

 

 

 

BARI Festival 2016

Catalogue Excerpt:

DOES NEW YORK EXIST?
Living Archives Wunderkammer #1,
1988-2016, AXIS Art Projects

PRESENTED BY:
ARI Remix

ARTIST:
Paul Andrew

OPEN:
20st – 22nd
6:00pm (opening night) 21st October
Gallery open Friday – Saturday
11:00am to 2:00pm

ADDRESS:
14 Helen St, Teneriffe, Brisbane.
FACEBOOK.COM/
ARIREMIXPROJECT

“Together Brisbane artist-run agents Jay Younger, Lehan Ramsay and Paul
Andrew formed the documentary-style collaboration AXIS Art Projects in the
winter of 1987. It was an evening of combined merriment and vehement
spleen venting discontent about being “emerging” artists living and working
in Joh Bjelke’s Brisbane, induced, for the greater measure, by a shared
round of rebel rousing “Altered Manhattans” on the fairy lit verandahs of a
ramshackle Queenslander somewhere in dark Milton.

 

AXIS (Art X-tremists International Syndicate), was directly motivated by the
guerrilla impulse evident in the art scene throughout the 1980s, our project
was intervention collaboration designed as antidote to many of the
mainstream and outdated assertions and “grand narratives” prevailing at
the time; that the only true artist was the hero artist…”

 

 

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AXIS Art Projects, Does New York Exist? BNE-NYC 1988-2016  Wunderkammer #2

NRCG Ballina, November-December 2016

Selected Works