3rd 01SJ Biennial September 2010

A global festival of art on the edge

Craig Walsh

Craig Walsh (Australia)
b. 1966, Orange; live Brisbane
Incursion 37:20:15.71” N – 121: 53:09.51” W, 2008
City Hall Rotunda projection commissioned by ZERO1

Craig Walsh is primarily interested in hybrid / site-specific projects and the exploration of alternative contexts for contemporary art, his work often utilizes projection in response to existing environments and contexts. He has been working across a range of art forms including theatre, architecture, public works, gallery exhibitions and festivals.

His work has been selected for major survey exhibitions, commissions and residencies both nationally and internationally, including; the Yokohama International Triennale of Contemporary Art, Japan. Fuji Rock Festival, Japan. Under the radar, Liverpool, England. The National Sculpture Prize & Exhibition, National Gallery of Australia, Havana Biennale, Cuba, Experimenta Vanishing Point, Melbourne; the Anne Landa Award, AGNSW, Sydney; the Adelaide Biennale of Australian Art, AGSA, Adelaide. Institute of Modern Art Brisbane and Ssamsie space, Seoul, Korea. In 2006 he produced the projection design for the theatre production of David Malouf’s Johnno. Recently completed projects took place in Sendai mediateque, Japan, ACMI in Melbourne, Media City Seoul, Korea the Australia Council’s studio residency in New York and Nuit Blanche, in Toronto where his work took out the Peoples choice award for Zone C.