Bianca Durrant

Current Exhibitions:

The Entomology Collection

Ballarat International Foto Biennale, 811 Sturt Street, Ballarat VIC 3350
Exhibition Opening: 3 - 5pm, Saturday 19 August 2017
Venue Hours and Dates: Daily 10am-5pm, 19 August - 17 September 2017

Using the new medium of photography, Bianca Durrant mixes science and art in an installation that explores the museum space and the exhibit as object. 
 

MUSEUM SHOP

Ballarat International Foto Biennale Website: ballaratfoto.org 
Ballarat International Foto Biennale Artist Listing: ballaratfoto.org/events/bianca-durrant


Image: Bianca Durrant, Sagra longicollis, C-type Durst Lambda print, 2017 from The Entomology Collection.
‚ÄčImage: Installation detail from The Entomology Collection, 2017.

 

Past Exhibitions:

The New Museum 

Seventh, 155 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Exhibition Dates: 5 - 20 November 2015

The New Museum, a solo exhibition, presents the detritus of the artistic thought and process in a self reflexive museum installation. 

Gallery Website: seventhgallery.org

Image: The New Museum exhibition installation detail, Photography by Tim Gresham, 2015.

 

The Magpie Museum

Trocadero Art Spaces, Level 1, 119 Hopkins Street, Footscray VIC 3010
Exhibition Opening: 4 - 6pm, Saturday 15 August 2015
Exhibition Dates: 12 - 29 August 2015

A collaborative project by Bianca Durrant and Sue Dodd to mark the 10th Anniversary of Trocadero Art Spaces, in an exhibition titled DECADE

Art Walks: This exhibition is featured in the West Projections Night Walks Series: wynterprojects.com/nightwalks/ 

Gallery Website: www.trocaderoartspace.com.au 
 

Bird/Object

Northcote Gallery, 234 High Street, Northcote VIC 3070
Exhibition Dates: 1 - 22 February 2015

Bianca Durrant presents a selection of specimen drawings and painted works based on her observations and research of birds of paradise in the Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin. This exhibition is held in conjunction with the launch of the online gallery shop for Bianca Durrant, creating an online facility to purchase these contemporary artworks from anywhere around the globe.

Image: Specimen Drawing Series 2014, Photography by Tim Gresham, 2014.


 

Epitaph: Bird Specimens and the Culture of Collecting

Counihan Gallery, 233 Sydney Road, Brunswick VIC 3056
Exhibition Dates: 28 February - 23 March 2014

Bianca Durrant presents new works based on her observations and research of birds of paradise in the natural history collections of the Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin and the Australian Museum, Sydney. Durrant questions Western and European methods of museum display by re-presenting historical collections in contemporary forms.

View images of the Exhibition on the Exhibitions Page
Download the Invitation
Download the Catalogue Essay and Room Sheet (coming soon)

Image: Exhibition installation detail, Photography by Tim Gresham, 2014.

Supported by the Victorian Government through Arts Victoria.