Temptation to Co-Exist at Heide

Sat 6th April, 2019 – Sun 14th July, 2019
Heide Museum of Modern Art
7 Templestowe Road Bulleen
A celebration of four decades of collaborative creation between two boundary-breaking conceptual artists.

This year, Heide Museum of Modern Art will celebrate the long-term collaboration between conceptual artists Janet Burchill and Jennifer McCamley, who have been making bold feminist art together since the mid-1980s. Temptation to Co-Exist highlights the artists’ thought-provoking and extensive back catalogue, as well as recent work, with an exhibition encompassing painting, photography, sculpture and neon installations.

Temptation to Co-Exist references modernism, blurring boundaries between art and design, nature and artifice, with a political consciousness that’s exceedingly current. Burchill and McCamley’s work – from the 1980s up to today – is still blisteringly relevant. Their exciting feminist approach and material conceptualism makes for a natural follow-up to Heide’s beloved Mirka Mora retrospective. This expansive collection will dominate Heide’s Central Galleries from April to July.

Temptation to Co-Exist is the ideal exhibition to house at Heide – viewers will be captivated by the large-scale sculptures and startling neons, then enjoy a refreshing walk around Heide’s grounds or lunch at the cafe.

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