Winter Wander Events

Ross Manning: Dissonant Rhythms

17 May to 21 July 2019
17 May 2019, 10:00 AM to 21 July 2019, 5:00 PM

IMA Brisbane Touring Exhibition

Dissonant Rhythms is Brisbane-based artist and musician Ross Manning's first-ever survey exhibition. Best known for his use of everyday materials, Manning's exhibition features sculptures that repurpose electric fans, fluorescent tubes, and overhead projectors. Propelled by electricity and their own kinetic forces, Manning's work engulfs the entirety of the spaces they exist in, creating mesmerising experiences of light and sound.
Spanning the past decade of Manning's practice, Dissonant Rhythms was originally presented at the Institute of Modern Art (IMA) and has now been reconfigured to tour across Australia. Dissonant Rhythms is curated by Aileen Burns, Johan Lundh, and Madeleine King.

A travelling exhibition organised by Institute of Modern Art (IMA), toured by Museums & Galleries Queensland. This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body, and supported by the Visual Arts and Craft Strategy, an initiative of the Australian Federal, State, and Territory Governments. Queensland venues are further supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland. The IMA is a member of Contemporary Art Organisations Australia (CAOA).

Ross Manning is represented by Milani Gallery, Brisbane.


Ross Manning, Wave Opus II 2016 (detail), modified clock chimes, heat sink, DC motors, hook-up wire, motion detector, contact microphones, and audio equipment, Photograph: Sam Cranstoun. Image courtesy Milani Gallery, Brisbane

Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Civic Reserve, Dunns Road, Mornington, 3931

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