Experimenta Make Sense – Latrobe Regional Gallery

6 April 2019 to 30 June 2019 - Morwell, VIC

Experimenta Make Sense is an exhibition that expresses the disconcerting and delightful world of the digital age. What does it mean to feel in an era of disembodied communication? To think in a world of algorithms and artificial minds? What does it mean to ‘do’ today? Both playful and challenging, this exhibition asks audiences to immerse their senses into a ‘thinking,’ ‘feeling’ and ‘doing’ contemplation of what it is to be human in the age of technological acceleration.

Biologist E.O.Wilson believes that “the real problem of humanity is the following: we have paleolithic emotions; medieval institutions; and god-like technology.”

Experimenta Makes Sense presents a program of over 20 leading international and Australian artists who engage directly with this conundrum including Robert Andrew, Ella BarclayMichele Barker and Anna Munster,Briony Barr, Steve Berrick, Antoinette J. CitizenAdam Donovan and Katrin HochschuhLauren EdmondsLiz Magic Laser, Jon McCormackLucy McRaeGail PriestMatthew GardinerJane GauntlettScale Free Network: Briony Barr and Gregory CrocettiAndrew StyanJudy Watson, and Katarina Zdjelar.

Address:

Latrobe Regional Gallery,

138 Commercial Rd, Morwell VIC 3840

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Dates: 6 April - 30 June 2019

Opening hours:

Monday - Friday, 10am - 5pm. Saturday - Sunday, 11am - 4pm


Website: Latrobe Regional Gallery

EVENTS

Launch Event – Latrobe Regional Gallery
138 Commercial Rd, Morwell VIC

Image Credit: Michele Barker and Anna Munster 'pull' (2017), Photo by Theresa Harrison