DISSONANT RHYTHMS: Ross Manning

Best known for his use of everyday materials, Manning’s exhibition features sculptures that repurpose ceiling fans, flurescent tubes, and overhead projectors.  Propelled by electricity and their own kinetic forces, Manning’s work engulfs the entirety of the spaces they exist in, capturing viewers in mesmerising experiences with light and sound.

Spanning the past decade of Manning’s practice, Dissonant Rhythms was originally presented at the Institute of Modern Art (IMA) and has now been reconfigured to tour across Australia.  Dissonant Rhythms is curated by Aileen Burns, Johan Lundh and Madeleine King.

Ross Manning’s practice spans experimental music, new technologies, and immersive installations that often involve the play of light.  Recent solo and group exhibitions include: Why Not Ask Again?, 11th Shanghai Biennale, China; Set in Motion, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand; Ross Manning, Carriageworks, Sydney, Australia; Device for Messaging Nothing, Milani Gallery, Brisbane, Australia, Colour Shift, Loop, Seoul, Korea (all 2016); Light Play, University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane, Australia; GOMA Q, Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia; Interplay, The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea; Imaginary Accord, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia; The Kaleidoscopic Turn, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia (all 2015); and You Imagine What you Desire, 19th Biennale of Sydney, Australia 2014.

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