The Patient

Posted on May 19, 2017

Exhibition Dates: 18 May – 16 July

The Patient, addresses the embodied experience of the artist as medical patient, and the medical patient as living subject in contemporary art. It explores the ways in which artists engage with powerful human experiences in the fields of health, biological science and medicine, contributing to discourse on the representation of illness, disease, care, individual agency and what it is to be human.

Exhibition Opening

Special guest, Sam Wild from Create NSW and Curator Bec Dean will officially open The Patient, with the exhibition opening supported by the Friends of the Manning Regional Art Gallery. A curator preview tour will be included at the opening, along with the Friends of the Gallery Bar and nibbles.

6pm – 7pm, Friday 19 May

$7 for Friends members and $10 for non members

Artists

Ingrid Bachmann Eugenie Lee
Guy Ben-Ary David McDiarmid
John A Douglas ORLAN
Bob Flanagan & Sheree Rose Helen Pynor
Brenton Heath-Kerr Jo Spence
Carol Jerrems John Wynne & Tim Wainwright