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FEATURED STORIES AND EXHIBITIONS

Ali Tahayori and Alexandra Standen: Melbourne Art Fair Presentation

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents new bodies of work by Ali Tahayori and Alexandra Standen at the Melbourne Art Fair 2024.

Yhonnie Scarce: PHOTO 2024 presentation, Shroud of Secrecy

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents work by Yhonnie Scarce for PHOTO 2024.

Juan Ford: First Principles

THIS IS NO FANTASY kicks off 2024 with work by Juan Ford.

Slippage: Vessels That Leak From The Top

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents new work by Slippage, the collaborative practice of Phuong Ngo and Hwafern Quach.

Artist Profile: Ali Tahayori

Ali Tahayori finds safety in darkness. It's curious, then, that his work relies on light.

Ali Tahayori at Unseen Amsterdam: Solo Exhibition

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents Ali Tahayori at Unseen Amsterdam 2023.

Yhonnie Scarce and Johnathon World Peace Bush at The Armory Show: Dual Exhibition

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents Yhonnie Scarce and Johnathon World Peace Bush at the Armory Show, New York.

Ali Tahayori: Looking at Me Looking at You

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents Ali Tahayori's first solo with the gallery.

THIS IS NO FANTASY Welcomes Haji Oh to Their Stable

Textile artist joins Melbourne gallery.

Spring1883 Is Back

The contemporary art fair Spring1883’s eighth edition will be held at The Hotel Windsor, Melbourne.

Group Exhibition: ORBIT

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents ORBIT, a group exhibition of gallery artists.

Debutantes: Johnathon World Peace Bush

Artists who leading gallerists have thrown their weight behind with a recent debut exhibition.

Zeitgeist: A Shift Away From Bricks and Mortar

The art world issues influencing our times.

Jo Plank: Nulla dies sine Linea

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents second solo exhibition by Jo Plank.

Neil Haddon: When The Smoke Clears

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents works by Neil Haddon's in When The Smoke Clears.

Oliver Watts: At Redleaf

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents At Redleaf by Oliver Watts.

Victoria Reichet: Predictive Text

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents 'Predictive Text' a new series by Victoria Reichelt

Kevin Chin: Within Region

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents Kevin Chin 'Within Region'.

Juan Ford: Dearthlings

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents new body of work by JUAN FORD 'Dearthlings'

Phuong Ngo: Lost and Found – Prayer, Plantation, Pastiche

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents PHUONG NGO: LOST AND FOUND - Prayer, Plantation, Pastiche in the gallery.

Michael Cook: Enculturation

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents Michael Cook's 'Enculturation'

Badra Aji: Foreign Objects

This is No Fantasy presents Badra Aji

Simon Degroot: Oblique Variations

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents a new series of works by Simon Degroot, Oblique Variations

Art Collector x MAF 2022: THIS IS NO FANTASY

THIS IS NO FANTASY presents work by Vincent Namatjira at the Melbourne Art Fair 2022.

Australian galleries featured in Art Basel’s Online Viewing Rooms

THIS IS NO FANTASY and Jan Murphy Gallery invited to participate.

THIS IS NO FANTASY picks up Badra Aji

The Melbourne gallery announces representation of the Indonesian-born drawer and videographer.

THIS IS NO FANTASY now representing Ezz Monem

Melbourne gallery picks up Egyptian photographic artist Ezz Monem.

Debutantes: Charlie Ingemar Harding

We look at those artists who gallerists have thrown their weight behind with a recent debut premier commercial exhibition.

VIDEO: Pull Focus with Kevin Chin

What makes this particular artwork WORK as a work of art?

Vincent Namatjira awarded an OAM

Celebrated South Australia-based artist awarded for his service to Indigenous arts.

Oliver Watts: Real Made Strange

Oliver Watts’ latest suite of seductive paintings explore spaces of retreat, sanctuary and exclusion in Sydney.

Michael Cook: Keeping up with the Joneses

Michael Cook’s latest photographic series mines the inherent racism toward Indigenous people, and the impact of materialism on community.

Yhonnie Scarce wins Yalingwa Fellowship

Melbourne-based artist takes out $60,000 Yalingwa Fellowship.

Benjamin Aitken joins THIS IS NO FANTASY

Melbourne gallery welcomes the playful and acerbic practice of Benjamin Aitken.

Australian female photographic artists take over the NGV

Two survey shows from Petrina Hicks and Polixeni Papapetrou at the NGV celebrate contemporary Australian photographic practice.

SPRING 1883: Art Luxe

The sixth iteration of Spring 1883 sees 24 handpicked galleries take over the luxurious Establishment Hotel in Sydney.

Art Basel returns to Hong Kong

The region’s largest art fair, Art Basel Hong Kong, kicks off another round at the end of March.

Installation Contemporary thinks outside the booth

Sydney Contemporary’s Installation Contemporary program returns to the fair this September with a diverse array of ambitious installation works presented throughout Carriageworks.

Sydney Contemporary Announces 2018 Gallery List

Sydney Contemporary has stepped up its program for its first year as an annual art fair.

Curator’s Radar: Yhonnie Scarce

Yhonnie Scarce’s work is about the here and how, and the ongoing effects of colonisation on Indigenous peoples.
Victoria-Reichelt

Victoria Reichelt: Endangered

Victoria Reichelt’s highly finessed mark-making evokes the changes encroaching on both contemporary art and modern life.
Natasha-Bieniek

Natasha Bieniek: Natural Magnetism

Attuned to the natural world, Natasha Bieniek relays the minutia of the outdoors in her paintings.

Jacqui Stockdale: From Where I Stood

Jacqui Stockdale's latest series draws on the enduring legend of the notorious bushranger Ned Kelly.

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