Rob McLeish: Artist Talk and Closing Celebration. Gertrude
Exhibition Dates: 5 November – 5 December 2021 Gertrude Contemporary | 21-31 High Street, Preston
Artist Talk and Closing Reception: Friday 3 December, 5-8pm
On the final weekend of Rob’s McLeish’s exhibition HEADLESS forthe 2021 River Capital Commission, Gertrude is delighted to present a conversation between the artist and Jen Berean, followed by a closing reception.
HEADLESSis Rob McLeish’s most expansive institutional project to date. Unfolding across the gallery spaces and foyer volumes at Gertrude Contemporary, HEADLESS reprises a selection of key sculptural works of the past decade and introduces a number of newly produced works enabled through the commission. Taking form as a total environment orchestrated by the artist in response to the architecture of the spaces, HEADLESSbrings new and recent works into dialogue to focus on the sculptural realm of his practice.
Read Tess Maunder’s essay accompanying the exhibition here.
The River Capital Commission is an initiative developed in partnership with River Capital, a Melbourne-based investment firm with a commitment to investor and community success.
Rob McLeish is represented by Neon Parc, Melbourne.
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