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Aesthetica Future Now: 100 Contemporary Artists

Aesthetica Future Now: 100 Contemporary Artists. CJ Taylor’s work selected for inclusion in UK based Aesthetica publication. Intelligent, beautiful and informative, Aesthetica is one of the leading publications for art, design and photography. From Aesthetica...

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The Hut (5/4) wins the Whyalla Art Prize 2017

The Hut (5/4) is an ultra HD cinematic work in 2.5D video projection in 21:9 aspect ratio. It is set in a 'nowherescape', a liminal hinterland of collapsible time that is at once bittersweet, life-affirming and deadly. This photo-cinematic project features unique...

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Olive Cotton Award

Olive Cotton Award for Photographic Portraiture 21 July - 8 October 2017 The Tweed Regional Gallery and Margaret Olley Art Centre, NSW. The Olive Cotton Award for photographic portraiture is a $20,000 biennial national award for excellence in photographic portraiture...

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Naturally Yours

An exhibition of work addressing environmental issues by early career researchers at the Australian National University School of Art & Design from 16th June – 15 July. Changes to the natural environment and speculation on its possible demise are...

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Illuminance Hill Smith Gallery

Illuminace - an all photography show featuring works by: Gregory Ackland, Mark Kimber, Lisa Tomasetti, Cang Xin, CJ Taylor 24 Jun - 22 Jul 2017 Hill Smith Gallery Address 113 Pirie Street, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 5000...

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National Portrait Gallery

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2017 This year is the 10th anniversary of the National Photographic Portrait Prize (#NPPP2017), so it’ll be extra special. In addition to the first prize of $25,000, prizes will be awarded for Highly Commended, Art...

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The Hut and Mere Tyrannies solo exhibition

A new 2.5D photo-cinema in 21:9 HD  The Hut (2017) is an ultra HD photo-cinematic work in 2.5D video projection in 21:9 aspect ratio. Never before used in photography, the technique embodies the idea of 'Elastic Photography', photomedia imbued will the illusion of...

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ANU SoA+D Gallery solo

3.5 years work, 30 pieces, 11 days to see in exchange for one PhD. Fair cop. Highlights from nearly 4 years will be on show at the ANU School of Art Gallery. Feauturing work created in South Australia, the ACT, the United States and the Outer Hebrides and...

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ArtVerona 16

      Thrilled and honoured to be returning to ArtVerona in Italy this year with the unstoppable art juggernaut that is Galleria Marcolini. ArtVerona is a major contemporary art fair with principal partner Fondazione Domus. Galleria Marcolini will be leading the...

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Shimmer Photographic Biennale

Alchemical Traces - Curated by Sam Oster The Shimmer Photographic Biennale is held every two years across the City of Onkaparinga to celebrate the art of photography and the culture of the camera. This festival delivers a curated program of exhibitions,...

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Even Still at the ATH

Very pleased to be involved with the emerging curator Program once more and the curatorially indefatigable Joanna Kitto! A fab collection of artists showing Feb thru April......

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ArtVerona 15

      Very pleased that Still Life with pear and bush fly has been acquired by the Fondazione Domus at ArtVerona,  a 'prestigious permanent collection in Italy', through the auspices of Galleria Marcolini and Director, the indomitable Roberto Farneti.                ...

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Ghostly Nature – Part 2

EXHIBITION DATES: 8 OCTOBER – 4 DECEMBER 2015 Aurelia Carbone, Sasha Grbich, Aldo Iacobelli, Heidi Kenyon, Hailey Lane, Brad Lay, Ian North, Amy Pfitzner, CJ Taylor. Curated by Polly Dance, as part of Adelaide City Council’s Emerging Curator Program...

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The Alchemists – Australian Centre for Photography

Pleased to be able to contribute to what's looking like a landmark Australian new-old-new photography show at the Australian Centre for Photography in Sydney from October to December. Read on for your chemical fix... From the ACP website: This is a collaborative...

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The Cat Street Gallery SIGNAL8 2015 Hong Kong

For everyone freezing in the southern climbs of Oz if you fancy a trip to Honkers The Cat Street Gallery are serving summer cocktails to launch SIGNAL8, their latest annual salon summer show featuring some of the best talent that big city has to offer....

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Penumbral Tales – SALA Festival 2015

Two shows - Penumbral Tales at Flinders City Gallery and CACSA Contemporary 2015 at Morphed, 172 Morphett St, Light Square. Yes it's the 2015 South Australia Living Artists Festival and I qualify on the first four words alone! (OK, I am also a festival to my people)....

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CACSA Contemporary – SALA Festival 2015

Ex Officio (2015) ...for the second outing I'm thrilled to be a part of CACSA Contemporary 2015 with the debut of works resulting from delving into the vaults of the Adelaide City Archives and SA Museum (with thanks to Rayleen Forester, and David Kerr respectively)....

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Storie Naturali at Galleria Marcolini, Italy

Storie Naturali curated by Roberto & Federica Farneti with Elena Dolcini. Critical text by Giulia Sissa Thrilled to be a part of a compelling new show at the fantastic Galleria Marcolini. Curated around the fictional bittersweet writings of Primo...

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Fine Print magazine launch

The curatorial powerhouse of Gillian Brown, Rayleen Forester, Joanna Kitto ave added a welcome new voice to contemporary art scribbling - fine print magazine www.fineprintmagazine.com . The first issue is on TIME for which they graciously asked me to pen a piece. Take...

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Work appearing at Art Central, Hong Kong

Art Central is Hong Kong’s exciting new art fair, showcasing the next generation of talent alongside some of the most established contemporary galleries and art spaces from across the globe. Launched by the founders of ART HK, Art Central debuts 14-16 March 2015 (VIP...

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Mere Tyrannies – Sydney show opens Feb 14

Roll up for the first Sydney survey show with work from two series created over the last 4 years. Michelle and Louise at .M Contemporary, Sydney's newest contempt art gallery, have invited me to show with them to kick off the 2015 season. Alongside the incredible...

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Competitive beauty

Radiating loveliness shortly is Australia's only major visual art prize for beauty. The inaugural Kennedy Prize ascends to the heavens from October 24. Delighted to have a work to sit alongside some of the most beautiful pieces Oz has to offer. The Kennedy Prize is an...

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New work for Shimmer Photography Biennale

  Exhibiting some new and some vintage work at Hither & Yon on my very own peninsula as part of South Australia's only photography festival - the 2014 Shimmer Photography Biennale . Get the full program here (2.1MB) . Entitled (t)here the show comprises new work...

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THIS IS NO FANTASY becomes a reality

  "Nicola Stein and Jemma Clark of Helen Gory Galerie, and Dianne Tanzer are happy to announce that we will now be known as THIS IS NO FANTASY. For the past twelve months THIS IS NO FANTASY and Dianne Tanzer Gallery have enjoyed a number of successful...

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Still Our Country debuts at DARK MOFO

The experiential film Still Our Country is having its first screening as part of DARK MOFO at Mona in Tasmania. The first iteration of the project for me was the series Football Game! with the seamless interweaving of my stills in this groundbreaking still/motion...

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(Re=Again)

Some fine words from South Australia's best arts writer... (Re=Again) The reimagined archaeology of CJ Taylor’s collodion collages To remember is to remake. Never simple retrieval, memory is a dynamic act of creation every time. Physical and mental, in...

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Everything old is new again

Well I know I have a vested interest but this show really is a cracker. The opening was a cracker, fab and diverse turnout with some of the greatest responses both then and after with the sister show at the SA State Library working beautifully. Haarty congrats to the...

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I knew there’d be Trouble

The urbane and discerning Inga Walton from Trouble magazine is reviewing even,still in the May edition. For reasons only known to a dead Italian (recommended read) Catch of the day with hanging bream and blue swimmer crab gets the April cover! Talk about owning...

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even,still show opening this weekend

3 years, 14 works, 3 grants, 1 galerie. A curated 9 from the series debut in my first Melbourne Town solo in the main gallery space from Saturday the 12th of April. Am I too tired to be excited? no way, I'm fluorescent with anticipation. My sincere thanks...

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It’s a photo finish

I'm doubly delighted to announce that Pasha of the Parklands has been judged the winner of the inaugural Adelaide Park Lands Art Prize. My heartfelt thanks to all those concerned with establishing and organising this fabulous addition to the art prize...

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even,still solo show at Helen Gory Galerie

Having shown a preview of the series at the old gallery in Prahran in 2012 in some wonderful company a discrete nine works will debut in a solo show at the new Gertrude St premises in mid-April. My flouro friends have waited a while for their airing, the series itself...

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Finalist Adelaide Park Lands Art Prize

I'm delighted to be a finalist in the inaugural The Adelaide Park Lands Art Prize to be held during the 2014 Adelaide Festival. My work Pasha of the Park Lands is from the current series either,either being developed in conjunction with my PhD research at...

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Feeling better all the time

In acquisition news the Royal Perth Hospital Art Collection has purchased two works from the series even,still for its collection. From their website: The Royal Perth Hospital art collection is the largest hospital collection in Australia. More than 1000...

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Exciting changes for Helen Gory Galerie

Helen Gory Galerie are excited to announce that they are joining forces with dianne tanzer gallery + projects to collaborate on offsite projects, art fairs and international exhibitions through our new venture THIS IS NO FANTASY. This new paradigm will...

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On show at the PICA Salon

Works from the series flight,light and either,either I have been curated into the 2013 PICA Salon. And if that fabulous compliment wasn't enough (green,yellow,green) has been blessed with its own building-length banner!                                 PICA Salon...

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Representation

Helen Gory Galerie announce formal representation of work and solo show even,still in 2013   I'm delighted to formalise the relationship with the wonderful folk at Helen Gory Galerie in Melbourne. Over the last few years Nicola and Jemma have been...

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Group show – preview of new work

Selections from the new series even,still appearing in the end of year group show at Helen Gory Galerie December 12-22 Robyn Burgess Deidre But-Husaim Kirsten Coelho Petrina Hicks Abbey McCulloch Tim Moore Tom Moore Luisa Rossitto Britt Salt Carmel Seymour Jacqui...

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Support

Announcements of professional and project development welcomed in June from both the Australia Council (ArtStart grant) and Arts SA (Independent Makers and Presenters program)   All donations gratefully accepted....

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Six beasts showing among best in show

Beast In Show selected in the finals of the 8th biennial CCP Documentary Photography Award, juried by Dr Isobel Crombie, Senior Curator, Photography, National Gallery of Victoria; Bill Henson, Artist; and Naomi Cass, Director, CCP. The artists selected...

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National Photographic Portrait Prize 2011

The Scholars - Robert finalist in the National Photographic Portrait Prize 2011 at the National Portrait Gallery. My thanks to all the bright young things who took part in the series. Edit: For review see Portrait Magazine 39, Mar/May 2011: 7, National Portrait...

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The Year of the Finalist

The Waiting Room finalist in the William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize  at the MGA The Spectaculist finalist in the Josephine Ulrick & Win Schubert Photography Award at the GCAC and from The Scholars - Robert finalist in the National Photographic Portrait...

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