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We will reopen in our new space at the Collingwood Arts Precinct with the ‘Housewarming’ event series starting on Thursday 13th February, 6pm. Our first exhibition opens on Tuesday 3rd March, 6–8pm, with a solo show by Moorina Bonini, and a curated exhibition by Bianca Winata with Yaya Sung and Eugenia Lim. Click through to our current website here.

We look forward to welcoming you to our new gallery in 2020!

Bus Projects acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land on which we operate: the Wurundjeri people and Elders past and present of the Kulin nations.

Bus Projects is supported by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria and by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body. Bus Projects' 2017–19 Program is supported by the City of Yarra. Identity, Public Office

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Exhibition:

"For Huntz"
Olivia Koh


Opening: Wednesday 15 February, 6–8pm
Dates: 15 February – 11 March 2017

TV: Yeah, ‘Directly connected with moon rockets’

OK: I think that’s why he’s referencing where he is in the world sort of like a transmission.

TV: Ok, I think you can keep it like this. You can change it to-

OK: I don’t think it needs to be changed. You’ve implied that it’s a place.

TV: This is a direct translation: ‘the moon’ and ‘rockets’.

OK: Two words. But they’re not hyphenated.

TV: Yeah, k, I think this part is: if this is what we’ve been forced to do, or what we’ve been told, then its making me like a wild person.

OK: mmm…

TV: driving me wild that’s a phrase, so-

OK: An American-English thing-

TV: Yeah so its making me like a wild person but there’s no little thing that makes, like, driving me wild; d’you think that’s, what does that mean to you or what do you want the meaning to be?

OK: I think its related to this talk of animals and-

TV: Yep so you want to keep the wilderness like, ok, then I think keep it.

OK: making me like a person.

Olivia Koh makes works where the relationship between the text and the image rearticulates historical and cultural references. She co-organises 'recess' with Kate Meakin, an online platform for moving-image works. (recess.net.au) She is a recipient of the NAVA Freedman Foundation Travelling Scholarship (2016-18) and will undertake a residency with Green Papaya Art Projects in Manila, the Philippines.

This project is supported by the Yarra City Council for the Arts. Exhibition documentation by Christo Crocker.

Catalogue:
"For Huntz"
Text by Olivia Koh
2017

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