9 September 2011

Utopian Slumps: The Collingwood Years

Utopian Slumps will launch Utopian Slumps: The Collingwood Years, a retrospective book documenting the exhibitions and events that took place during the gallery's non-profit years from 2007 to 2009, on Saturday 17 September, 4 - 6pm.

Designed by Chase & Galley, the book includes artist pages from Amber Wallis, Brendan Huntley, The Changes, Damp, Dan Moynihan, Jake Walker, Mark Rodda, Ry Haskings and Tristan Ceddia. The visual content is interspersed with texts from curators and arts writers including an interview between Hannah Mathews and Melissa Loughnan, a short story from Amanda Maxwell, and essays from Amelia Douglas, Andrew Gaynor & Emma Langride, Helen Hughes, Rebecca Coates, Phip Murray, Rosemary Forde, Dunja Rmandic & Nella Thermelios and Meredith Turnbull.

The 224 page hard cover cloth-bound book is presently available for purchase from Utopian Slumps and online via utopianslumps.bigcartel.com for $45.