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A Sydney based artist, born in Taiwan, lived in East Timor and the Dominican Republic, Anie's art practice canvases experiences through connections, placements and displacements as a way of understanding and making sense of being.  Anie completed MFA, CoFA, UNSW in 2007 with the award APA. She has exhibited in Beijing, Korea and Suginami, Japan following a residency in 2016.  She exhibits regularly in Sydney. Since 2016 she has been engaging with artists and their work through Slot.

http://anie-nheu.artabase.net

 
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helen amanatiadis is a sydney based artist working in textile, sculpture and installation. Through her practice she explores human evolution and consciousness attained through the complex process of shaping the natural world into technological inventions, with a particular focus on the role of string and textile in our technological development. Her work also investigates the tensions and contradictions in the human story from primitive/ancient to modern/industrial. she holds a BFA (1992) & M.Art (2016) from UNSW ART & DESIGN and is currently completing an mfa by research at UNSw Art & design.

http://helenamanatiadis.com.au

 
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Catherine Polcz is a scientist, artist and museologist working in Sydney. Inspired by the museum experience, she creates unique projects that question the authority of knowledge, the value of objects and Play with museum conventions. She has exhibited her creative work in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Toronto, Montreal and San Francisco.

She is the curator of AIRseum, an alternative museum space exploring the hidden stories of Marrickville and the Inner West.

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Martin Cordoba graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours from the University Of New South Wales in 2014, is currently studying a Master of Art Curating at Sydney University and works as an art instructor for 4Cats Arts Studio Lindfield. He also has experience as a Junior Gallery director for Galleryeight, Sydney from 2013-2014 and undertook an internship at Verge Gallery, Sydney in 2016.

 
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Matina Bourmas (b. 1971. Adelaide, SA, Australia) is an installation artist and contemporary jeweller. She completed a Bachelor of Visual Arts with Honours (2002) from Sydney College of the Arts at the University of Sydney and an Associate Diploma in Jewellery and Object Design at the Sydney Institute of Technology (1994). Bourmas creates transient and ephemeral installations using traditional techniques often associated with domestic space and women's work. The artist appropriates these skills by working with them in a public space in order to question the notion of giving with pure intent. 

 
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Born in Montevideo, Uruguay, Paula do Prado migrated to Sydney, Australia in 1986. Drawing on her mixed Afro-Uruguayan and European ancestry, her work explores her experience as a first generation migrant and as a non-indigenous brown woman of mixed race navigating Australian culture and its ongoing and problematic colonial history. Her work references notions of the “hybrid” through traditional and non-traditional craft techniques to create sculptural fibre forms, altered books and photographic self portraits.

 www.pauladoprado.net

 
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Sally Clarke established AirSpace Projects in February 2014 with Brenda Factor, before incorporating the space into a not-for-profit association in December 2017. She was awarded a PhD for The Transplanted Bush in 2008 and worked as a lecturer in the School of Art, COFA UNSW for 14 years. Originally studying social sciences,

Sally worked for 12 years in the fields of youth services, domestic violence as well as low vision services. Her art practice engages with issues of representation.

www.sallyclarke.com.au

 
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Stella Chen is a Taiwan born, Sydney based interdisciplinary artist. Her practice explores the legacy of post-memory, intergenerational trauma and resilience. Chen holds a MArt from UNSW Art & Design, and has been exhibited internationally, including Sydney, HK, Ireland and Melbourne. Chen’s work is held in collections nationally and internationally.

Stellachen.net

 
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Sarah Newall completed her PhD thesis ‘New still life’ in 2010. In 2013, Sarah and partner Jane Polkinghorne created the ARI Marrickville Garage, out of their suburban garage. Since 2014 the focus of Sarah’s practice has been on sustainability and the zero-waste principles of refuse, reduce, recycle reuse and rot. Sarah creates seasonable wardrobes called ‘Fashist’ out of used stockpiles fabric as well as acquired materials from Reverse Garbage, fabric remnant shops and donated materials.

 
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Ellen Dahl is a Sydney based, Norwegian born artist working across photography, video, sound and installation. Often with the landscape as an entry point, her practice traces the intersection of memory and identity with a physical, political or psychological sense of place. She completed her MFA by research at Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney in 2015.

 

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Yiorgo Yiannopoulos is an artist based in Sydney whose work is devoted to the systems through which people meet each other. Yiorgo’s research into queer sexual geography is focused on spaces which allow for people to fulfill their desires and find intimacy in covert ways which often defy convention. 

Yiorgo graduated from Sydney College of the Arts with First Class Honours (2015) and has presented work in exhibitions locally and interstate.

www.yiorgoyiannopoulos.com