All works purchased through the support of Geelong Contemporary.

1. Charlie Sofo Cracks, faults, fractures 2012, digital video; edition of 8; duration 2:08 mins. Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney.

2. Louise Paramor Yellow Fort United Bank 2011, plastic. Courtesy of Finkelstein Gallery, Melbourne.

3. Rone I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain 2016, archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist.

4. Christian Thompson Untitled (Banksia leaf) 2007, c-type print; edition of 10. Courtesy of the artist, Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney + Berlin and Sarah Scott Presents, Melbourne.

5. Gabriella Mangano and Silvana Mangano There is no there 2015, digital video; edition 2/3, Courtesy of the artists and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne.

6. David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.

Sarah Scott and Amy Lu, Co-chairs Geelong Contemporary Committee
with Rone’s I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain
Photographer: Cormac Hanrahan

All works purchased through the support of Geelong Contemporary.

1. Charlie Sofo Cracks, faults, fractures 2012, digital video; edition of 8; duration 2:08 mins. Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney.

2. Louise Paramor Yellow Fort United Bank 2011, plastic. Courtesy of Finkelstein Gallery, Melbourne.

3. Rone I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain 2016, archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist.

4. Christian Thompson Untitled (Banksia leaf) 2007, c-type print; edition of 10. Courtesy of the artist, Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney + Berlin and Sarah Scott Presents, Melbourne.

5. Gabriella Mangano and Silvana Mangano There is no there 2015, digital video; edition 2/3, Courtesy of the artists and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne.

6. David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.

Sarah Scott and Amy Lu, Co-chairs Geelong Contemporary Committee
with Rone’s I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain
Photographer: Cormac Hanrahan

All works purchased through the support of Geelong Contemporary.

1. Charlie Sofo Cracks, faults, fractures 2012, digital video; edition of 8; duration 2:08 mins. Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney.

2. Louise Paramor Yellow Fort United Bank 2011, plastic. Courtesy of Finkelstein Gallery, Melbourne.

3. Rone I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain 2016, archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist.

4. Christian Thompson Untitled (Banksia leaf) 2007, c-type print; edition of 10. Courtesy of the artist, Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney + Berlin and Sarah Scott Presents, Melbourne.

5. Gabriella Mangano and Silvana Mangano There is no there 2015, digital video; edition 2/3, Courtesy of the artists and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne.

6. David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.

Sarah Scott and Amy Lu, Co-chairs Geelong Contemporary Committee
with Rone’s I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain
Photographer: Cormac Hanrahan

All works purchased through the support of Geelong Contemporary.

1. Charlie Sofo Cracks, faults, fractures 2012, digital video; edition of 8; duration 2:08 mins. Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney.

2. Louise Paramor Yellow Fort United Bank 2011, plastic. Courtesy of Finkelstein Gallery, Melbourne.

3. Rone I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain 2016, archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist.

4. Christian Thompson Untitled (Banksia leaf) 2007, c-type print; edition of 10. Courtesy of the artist, Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney + Berlin and Sarah Scott Presents, Melbourne.

5. Gabriella Mangano and Silvana Mangano There is no there 2015, digital video; edition 2/3, Courtesy of the artists and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne.

6. David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.

Sarah Scott and Amy Lu, Co-chairs Geelong Contemporary Committee
with Rone’s I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain
Photographer: Cormac Hanrahan

All works purchased through the support of Geelong Contemporary.

1. Charlie Sofo Cracks, faults, fractures 2012, digital video; edition of 8; duration 2:08 mins. Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney.

2. Louise Paramor Yellow Fort United Bank 2011, plastic. Courtesy of Finkelstein Gallery, Melbourne.

3. Rone I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain 2016, archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist.

4. Christian Thompson Untitled (Banksia leaf) 2007, c-type print; edition of 10. Courtesy of the artist, Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney + Berlin and Sarah Scott Presents, Melbourne.

5. Gabriella Mangano and Silvana Mangano There is no there 2015, digital video; edition 2/3, Courtesy of the artists and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne.

6. David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.

Sarah Scott and Amy Lu, Co-chairs Geelong Contemporary Committee
with Rone’s I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain
Photographer: Cormac Hanrahan

All works purchased through the support of Geelong Contemporary.

1. Charlie Sofo Cracks, faults, fractures 2012, digital video; edition of 8; duration 2:08 mins. Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney.

2. Louise Paramor Yellow Fort United Bank 2011, plastic. Courtesy of Finkelstein Gallery, Melbourne.

3. Rone I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain 2016, archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist.

4. Christian Thompson Untitled (Banksia leaf) 2007, c-type print; edition of 10. Courtesy of the artist, Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney + Berlin and Sarah Scott Presents, Melbourne.

5. Gabriella Mangano and Silvana Mangano There is no there 2015, digital video; edition 2/3, Courtesy of the artists and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne.

6. David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.

Sarah Scott and Amy Lu, Co-chairs Geelong Contemporary Committee
with Rone’s I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain
Photographer: Cormac Hanrahan

All works purchased through the support of Geelong Contemporary.

1. Charlie Sofo Cracks, faults, fractures 2012, digital video; edition of 8; duration 2:08 mins. Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney.

2. Louise Paramor Yellow Fort United Bank 2011, plastic. Courtesy of Finkelstein Gallery, Melbourne.

3. Rone I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain 2016, archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist.

4. Christian Thompson Untitled (Banksia leaf) 2007, c-type print; edition of 10. Courtesy of the artist, Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney + Berlin and Sarah Scott Presents, Melbourne.

5. Gabriella Mangano and Silvana Mangano There is no there 2015, digital video; edition 2/3, Courtesy of the artists and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne.

6. David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.

Sarah Scott and Amy Lu, Co-chairs Geelong Contemporary Committee
with Rone’s I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain
Photographer: Cormac Hanrahan

All works purchased through the support of Geelong Contemporary.

1. Charlie Sofo Cracks, faults, fractures 2012, digital video; edition of 8; duration 2:08 mins. Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney.

2. Louise Paramor Yellow Fort United Bank 2011, plastic. Courtesy of Finkelstein Gallery, Melbourne.

3. Rone I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain 2016, archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist.

4. Christian Thompson Untitled (Banksia leaf) 2007, c-type print; edition of 10. Courtesy of the artist, Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney + Berlin and Sarah Scott Presents, Melbourne.

5. Gabriella Mangano and Silvana Mangano There is no there 2015, digital video; edition 2/3, Courtesy of the artists and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne.

6. David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.

Sarah Scott and Amy Lu, Co-chairs Geelong Contemporary Committee
with Rone’s I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain
Photographer: Cormac Hanrahan

All works purchased through the support of Geelong Contemporary.

1. Charlie Sofo Cracks, faults, fractures 2012, digital video; edition of 8; duration 2:08 mins. Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney.

2. Louise Paramor Yellow Fort United Bank 2011, plastic. Courtesy of Finkelstein Gallery, Melbourne.

3. Rone I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain 2016, archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist.

4. Christian Thompson Untitled (Banksia leaf) 2007, c-type print; edition of 10. Courtesy of the artist, Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney + Berlin and Sarah Scott Presents, Melbourne.

5. Gabriella Mangano and Silvana Mangano There is no there 2015, digital video; edition 2/3, Courtesy of the artists and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne.

6. David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.

Sarah Scott and Amy Lu, Co-chairs Geelong Contemporary Committee
with Rone’s I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain
Photographer: Cormac Hanrahan

All works purchased through the support of Geelong Contemporary.

1. Charlie Sofo Cracks, faults, fractures 2012, digital video; edition of 8; duration 2:08 mins. Courtesy of the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney.

2. Louise Paramor Yellow Fort United Bank 2011, plastic. Courtesy of Finkelstein Gallery, Melbourne.

3. Rone I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain 2016, archival pigment print. Courtesy of the artist.

4. Christian Thompson Untitled (Banksia leaf) 2007, c-type print; edition of 10. Courtesy of the artist, Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney + Berlin and Sarah Scott Presents, Melbourne.

5. Gabriella Mangano and Silvana Mangano There is no there 2015, digital video; edition 2/3, Courtesy of the artists and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne.

6. David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.David Rosetzky Composite portrait 4 2015, silver gelatin print; edition 2/6. Courtesy of the artist.

Sarah Scott and Amy Lu, Co-chairs Geelong Contemporary Committee
with Rone’s I’ve seen fire and I’ve seen rain
Photographer: Cormac Hanrahan


Geelong Contemporary soiree

Saturday 29 February 2020, from 7.00pm to 10.00pm

Cost—
Members $68
Non-members $75
Support a Youth Ambassador $125
Purchase tickets

A Geelong Contemporary event.
Geelong Contemporary supports the acquisition of contemporary art for Geelong Gallery. Since 2017, six works have been acquired with the generous support of Geelong Contemporary.

Works proposed for acquisition will be announced at the soirée.

Join Geelong Contemporary to support the acquisition of contemporary art for Geelong Gallery. A proportion of each ticket sale will assist with the acquisition of one work by an Australian contemporary artist on the Gallery’s priority list. Form an opinion as Director Jason Smith and Senior Curator Lisa Sullivan propose each of the works to you! You will have your chance to vote for the work that most captivates you on the night.

Support a Youth Ambassador
Purchase a special ticket which includes General Admission + admission for a Geelong Gallery Youth Ambassador ($125). This ticket provides admission for a young person, aged 18 to 30 years old.

Ticket includes beer, wine and canapés.

Geelong Contemporary committee
Sarah Scott (co-chair)
Amy Lu (co-chair)
Roxie Bennett
Geoffrey Carran
Deborah Fisher
Dylan Foley
Melissa Hoare
Ren Inei
Harley Manifold
Rowena Martinich
Jason Smith
Adriana Sobolewski 
Lisa Sullivan
Penny Whitehead

 

Event partners

Geelong Contemporary event partners