Read the biography of destiny deacon discover interesting facts about destiny deacon on artnet. Deacon's art works draws the viewer into encounters that both delight and unsettle that is an eloquent story i admired her spunk as i read in the last article, the informality of deacon's work and the sometimes raucous performances enacted for it ensure that it is never prescriptive, never too obvious. Destiny deacon in an interview with virginia fraser, walk & don’t look blak, ibid, p110 geraldine barlow is a melbourne based writer and a curator at monash . Gadigal people of the eora nation, the traditional owners of the land and waters upon which the mca stands. Deacon rs/3 is an uncommon rocket launcher in destiny deacon rs/3 can be retrieved from one of the following activities/vendors:.
It was 2004 and my first year at monash university when i saw destiny deacon’s work i was a young yorta yorta girl from shepparton, who had made the big move to the city i felt disconnected from home and who i was – everything familiar and safe was no longer close – but i was a sponge . The crying game 2009 destiny deacon has knee scars + of the hoodlum type dresses slovenly + is addicted to drink inkjet print from digital image on archival paper. View the profiles of people named destiny deacon join facebook to connect with destiny deacon and others you may know facebook gives people the power.
Destiny deacon i seen myself 1991-2003 from the series d-tour light jet print from polaroid original 100 x 1395 cm courtesy of the artist and roslyn oxley9 gallery. Destiny deacon, june 2014 destiny deacon is an artist, performer and political activist and has exhibited nationally and internationally since 1990 in 2005 the . Deadly vibe issue 95 january 2005 a date with destiny when you first walk into destiny deacon’s exhibition at the museum of contemporary art in sydney, you wouldn’t be blamed for thinking that you had mistakenly stumbled into someone’s living room. Biography destiny deacon (b 1957) is an aboriginal artist who uses film and photography to explore aboriginal politics within contemporary australian society. Destiny deacon destiny deacon’s sharp, often satirical and highly politicised practice involves photography, performance, video and installation.
Posts about destiny deacon written by dr marcus bunyan. True to her name, in recent years destiny deacon has blazed an extraordinary trail since first exhibiting at the art gallery of new south wales, sydney, in 1991, deacon has been represented in the prestigious international exhibitions documenta, the yokohama triennale, the first johannesburg . Destiny deacon destiny deacon was born in 1957 of k'ua k'ua and erub/mer peoples in maryborough, queensland she completed a bachelor of arts (politics) at the university of melbourne in 1979 and a diploma of education at la trobe university, melbourne in 1981, after which she commenced working as a history teacher. View destiny deacon’s profile on linkedin, the world's largest professional community destiny’s education is listed on their profile see the complete profile on linkedin and discover destiny . Destiny deacon is an australian photographer born in 1957 in maryborough, queensland of the k'ua k'ua and erub/mer peoples she has exhibited photographs and films across australia and also internationally, focusing on politics and exposing the disparagement around indigenous australian cultures .
Deacon's videos are also a mixture of the morbid and the hilarious my favourite is a tense interview between the artist and a bureaucrat in a small social security office. The survey exhibition destiny deacon: walk and don’t look blak, museum of contemporary art, sydney, 2004, toured to melbourne, noumea, wellington and tokyo virginia fraser is an artist, writer, editor and curator. Destiny deacon, mary kay independent beauty consultant 30 likes as a mary kay consultant, i offer skin care options and career opportunities as well.
Destiny deacon is an artist, performer and political activist since 1990, she has exhibited her photographs, videos and installations in numerous solo and group exhibitions, nationally and internationally. Destiny deacon born 1957 maryborough, queensald k’ua k’ua and erub/mer lives and works melbourne regal eagles 1994/2004 destiny deacon’s studio is her own home where, in collaboration with fellow artist virginia fraser, she creates and photographs tableau utilising her friends, relatives, dolls and a vast collection of kitsch indigenous paraphernalia. Artist : destiny deacon | daily art fair is the international modern and contemporary art galleries for current, past and futur galleries exhibitions all around the world. Destiny deacon, director: how low can you go destiny deacon is a director and actress, known for how low can you go (1996).
Destiny deacon was born in 1957, belonging to the k'ua k'ua and erub/mer peoples of maryborough, queensland she completed a bachelor of arts (politics) at the . Destiny deacon is a melbourne based photographer, printmaker, mixed media artist, installation artist, broadcaster, writer and performer she has shown her work in over 120 exhibitions in australia and internationally. Destiny deacon, artist art auction sale prices for 19 works by destiny deacon in australia and new zealand, art market statistics and valuations. Commenting on deacon’s yalingwa fellowship and the important place she holds within the timeline of contemporary australian art, acca artistic director and ceo max delany stated in a recent press release, “destiny deacon is a most fitting inaugural recipient of this prestigious and important new award.
In the self-portrait currently hanging in melbourne uni’s ian potter museum of art, destiny deacon sits placidly with her hands folded on her lap, dressed in a flowing green skirt and folky jewellery, her hair pulled back in a neat bun.