Author Archives: Max Delany

Max Delany

About Max Delany

Senior Curator, Contemporary Art at the National Gallery of Victoria.

Melbourne Now countdown – day 6

On Top of the World: Flags for Melbourne is a public art project presenting artists’ flags designed for 16 flagpoles across the City of Melbourne, and concurrently displayed in the Great Hall at NGV International. Extending Melbourne Now into the …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 82

In recent years, there has been an especially lively context of independent art magazines and journals, developed by a new generation of editors and writers, artists and designers. These include UnMagazine, Discipline, Vault, Higher Arc and West Space Journal, alongside …  More

Melbourne Now countdown – day 99

Melbourne Now is taking shape… Following an intense period of research conducted by over 20 NGV curators, and ongoing meetings with artists, architects, designers, galleries, editors and writers, collaborating curators, philanthropic supporters, among many other partners and members of the …  More

A new breeze

Suspended according to the most basic laws of physics, and yet somehow defying nature’s gravitational pull, Žilvinas Kempinas’ Double O 2008 is a sight to behold… Two loops of videotape – employed as sculptural material and graphic form rather than …  More