David Chesworth

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Flower Show

Presented as part of the 1996 Next Wave Festival, this exhibition was presented in the garden of ACCA and included sound and installation works.Guest curated by John MeadeExhibiting Artists: David Chesworth, Noni Nixon, David Rosetzky...
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Sonia Leber and David Chesworth: Almost Always Everywhere Apparent

Sonia Leber and David Chesworth: Almost Always Everywhere Apparent was the third Helen Macpherson Smith Commission.Commissioning Curator: Juliana EngbergPublication...
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Recent Australian Video

Timed to coincide with the tour of Whitney Museum of American Art Curator of Film and Video John Hanhardt, Recent Australian Video focused on the inter-related relationship of video and installation.Exhibiting artists: Philip Brophy, David Chesworth, John...
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Video Now: Recent Australian Video

...of Technology, the Australian Film and Television School, the Phillip Institute and Melbourne State College. Exhibiting artists: Warren Burt, Peter Callas, David Chesworth, Leigh Hobba, Steven Jones, Marinka Kordis, Jean-Marc Le Pechoux, Martin Munz, Randelli, Sue Richter, Carol Rudyard, Jill Scott...
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+PLUS FACTORS

Justene Williams, Victoria Lawson, Space Pork Adventures, Shaun Gladwell, Chris Bennie, David Chesworth and Sonia Leber, Temp-Team, Inverted Topology Commissioning Curator: Juliana EngbergCoordinating Curator: Anna MacDonaldPublication...
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Regional Touring Initiative: Almost Always Everywhere Apparent to Mildura Arts Centre

To extend upon its commitment to sending major contemporary art to the regional centres, and with support from the Helen Macpherson Smith Trust, ACCA commenced its Victorian Regional Touring project with the restaging of David Chesworth and Sonia Leber’s Almost Always...
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Things that Go Bump In the Night

Melbourne artists Sonia Leber and David Chesworth have recorded hundreds of intimate vocalisations between people and their animals for a new sound-work that will emanate from the City Square from 21 July.Part of a series of new works curated by ACCA for the City Square, Leber...
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Sound walk: Sonia Leber and David Chesworth

Join artists Sonia Leber and David Chesworth on a guided sound walk starting from the ACCA environs, culminating in a discussion of the experience of sound in public spaces, and sound in art. Sound is an elusive yet integral component of many time-based, new-media artworks. As artists...
Podcast

Defining Moments: Clifton Hill Community Music Centre by David Chesworth

Clifton Hill Community Music Centre Lecture by David Chesworth. Respondent: Kelly Fliender The Clifton Hill Community Music Centre (CHCMC) was a lively place from 1976 to 1984, where artists from two distinct generations created, performed and debated. In this lecture, David Chesworth...
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Also this year

...19 October, The Age, An erudite, disorienting interrogation of art's process, David Chesworth @ MIAF...
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Events

Berry, Ros Bandt, Rozalind Drake Brockman, Warren Burt, Corinne Cantrill, David Chesworth, Graeme Davis, John Gillies, GMC, Goji Hamada, Chris Knowles, Anna Kotsanidis, Shelley Lasica...
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Public Programs, Education and Events

Sonia Leber and David Chesworth: Always Everywhere Apparent and A Kind of You: 6 Portraits by Roni Horn. Talk - Sonia Leber & David Chesworth, artists 26 August 2007 Held in conjunction...
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Venice Revisited: 56th Venice Biennale In Conversation

Join artists Marco Fusinato; and Sonia Leber and David Chesworth as they discuss their experience of exhibiting at the 56th Venice Biennale (2015) and reflect on Okwui Enwezor's central international exhibition, All the World's Futures. Hosted by Dan Rule...
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Defining Moments: Clifton Hill Community Music Centre

Lecture by David Chesworth; Respondent: Kelly Fliedner  The Clifton Hill Community Music Centre (CHCMC) was a lively place from 1976 to 1984, where artists from two distinct generations created, performed, debated and occasionally shirt-fronted each other. In the dilapidated...
Exhibition

Who’s Afraid of Public Space?

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Who’s Afraid of Public Space? is a multifaceted project of exhibitions and programs exploring the role of public culture, the contested nature of public space, and the character and composition of public life. The exhibition continues ACCA’s Big Picture series, which explores contemporary art’s relation to wider social, cultural […]

Publication

Sonia Leber and David Chesworth: Almost Always Everywhere Apparent

This catalogue documents the third Helen Macpherson Smith commission at ACCA and includes an introduction by Juliana Engberg and essay by Nikos Papastergiadis
Full colour production, 48 pages

Product

Sonia Leber & David Chesworth: Almost Always Everywhere Apparent catalogue

This catalogue documents the third Helen Macpherson Smith commission at ACCA and includes an introduction by Juliana Engberg and essay by Nikos Papastergiadis
Full colour production, 48 pages

Press Release

Things that go bump in the night

Things that go bump in the night21 July - 7 August 2011Two new public projects by Laresa Kosloff and Leber and Chesworth for the City SquareMelbourne artists Sonia Leber and David Chesworth have...
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2008

In 2008 ACCA initiated its Victorian Regional Touring program, sending major contemporary art to a number of regional centres. This was inaugurated with the restaging of David Chesworth and Sonia Leber’s Almost Always Everywhere Apparent at the Mildura Arts...
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An eye on the future: ACCA and Next Wave

...of international peers into conversation with young Australian artists.Flower Show, an exhibition curated by Melbourne artist John Meade in 1996, was presented in the gardens surrounding ACCA and included sound and installation works by David Chesworth, Noni...
Video

Defining Moments: POPISM with Judy Annear

...little connection to the local art scene or experimental practice. POPISM came like a bolt from the blue, hard on the heels of the first five issues of Art &Text. This lecture will discuss the exhibition and the artists (Howard Arkley, David Chesworth, Ian Cox, Juan Davila, Richard Dunn, Paul...