Hyper Real at the National Gallery of Australia
When: 20 October 2017 until 18 February 2018
Where: National Gallery of Australia
A levitating man, a genetically engineered baby, towering giants – welcome to humanity amplified. From astonishing lifelike sculptures to cutting-edge digital art, Hyper Real provokes fascination, fear and joy, exploring the fundamental question: ‘what makes us human?’
The exhibition presents major works from early American pioneers George Segal, John De Andrea and Duane Hanson, celebrated Australian artists Patricia Piccinini, Ron Mueck and Sam Jinks, international masters Maurizio Cattelan (Italy), Berlinde de Bruyckere (Belgium),Evan Penny (Canada), Sun Yuan and Peng Yu (China) and many more.
More information and tickets are available on the National Gallery of Australia website
AES+F Inverso mundus 2015, seven-channel HD video installation: 38:20 minutes, sound, colour
Courtesy the artists, MAMM, Anna Schwartz Gallery and Triumph Gallery