328 Swanston St, Melbourne VIC 3000
7PM 'til 7AM
Artist Amanda Morgan tips her creative cap to heritage and architecture in an immersive large-scale video installation in William Guilfoyle’s garden.
Activated with imagery from Amanda and photographer James HH Morgan, and music from DJ JNETT, one of Melbourne’s favourite meeting places will be transformed into a colourful playground or a contemplative resting place.
DJ JNETT live set 9pm-11pm
Award-winning artist Amanda Morgan has been using light, photography and video to make Street Art, Public Art and Site-Specific Installations for over 2 decades.
Amanda has created projects with remote Australian communities and shown internationally in Portugal, Chile, Spain, Greece, Jakarta, and USA. By drawing on localized iconography her work looks at other ways of seeing the changing world of our cities, and explores visual arts significant capacity to involve people across diverse communities.
Recent commissions include: 2015 Melbourne Art Trams, Melbourne Festival, Yarra Trams, MPavilion and Creative Victoria; 2015 White Night Melbourne; 2015 & 2104 City Hall public artwork, Greater City Geelong; 2014 a 119M public artwork Maribyrnong Council and Vic Roads; 2013 public artwork, Victoria Park Yarra Council.
James HH Morgan is a photographer with a commercial focus on the arts and the Photographic Director and Co-founder of Alquimie food and wine magazine. He shares a collaborative approach to photography and welcomes the opportunity to work closely with other like-minded artists and creative. James creative process brings passion, dedication and inspiration to a shoot. In addition his still photographic work, James produces time-lapse projects, which he views as a means of documenting change that normally appears static to the naked eye: it animates the inanimate in surprising ways.
The style-setting glamazonian princes otherwise known as DJ JNETT, has for the past two decades provided Australia’s finer dance floors with an inimitable underground sound truly defying any categorisation. One of Melbourne’s true DJ legends, DJ JNETT has been a permanent fixture o the Melbourne scene since its early beginnings. Janette has been a regular artist for exhibitions and events ate the NGV including Jean Paul Gaultier and White Night Melbourne in 2015. She has a permanent radio show on 3PBS FM, Are You Ready?