Angelica Mesiti, 'Over the Air and Underground', video
Angelica Mesiti, 'Over the Air and Underground', video

Taking It in the Round at Edinburgh’s Talbot Rice Gallery

Title:
In the Round

Dates:
1 Oct 2021 – 19 Feb 2022

Times:
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

Venue:
Talbot Rice Gallery
The University of Edinburgh,
Old College, South Bridge
Edinburgh
Edinburgh & the Lothians
EH8 9YL

In the Round is the first major exhibition in the UK of Angelica Mesiti, who enjoys a reputation as one of the leading Australian artists of her generation. Through sound, performance and video installations based on collections from the University’s collections, the show leads us on a ‘dynamic journey’ extending through historical painting, ancient musical notation, geological specimens and musical instruments, reflecting the struggle of communities to co-exist. In an expansive exhibition combining contemporary concerns with historical research, Mesiti allows ancient objects to re-materialise in new work. Admission is free.

Image: Angelica Mesiti, ‘Over the Air and Underground’, 2020, five-channel video, 10-channels of mono audio, 9 minutes. Commissioned by the Busan Biennale 2020. Courtesy the artist, Galerie Allen, Paris and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Australia

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