• Frances Stark, My best thing, 2011, single-channel SD video, colour, sound, duration: 99 minutes. © Courtesy the artist, Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles; greengrassi, London; Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne; and Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New York

  • Thursday talks: My best thing

    Thursday 18 Apr 2013, 1.00- 1.30pm
    Professor Darren Tofts

    An informal series of insightful presentations by creative thinkers in response to the Australian premiere of two film works, Frances Stark: My best thing, and Joachim Koester:Tarantism.

    The first talk in the series is presented by Professor Darren Tofts, Media and Communications, Swinburne University of Technology.

    Darren is a cultural critic who writes regularly for a range of national and international publications on issues to do with cyberculture, new media arts and critical and cultural theory.

    He is associate editor of 21C magazine and is a member of the editorial boards of Postmodern Culture, Continuum, Scan Journal of Media Arts, Hyperrhiz, The Fibreculture Journal, Rhizomes and RealTime, where he is a commissioning editor for new media arts.

    Please RSVP by clicking orange box above.

    More information about the exhibitions here.

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