A Figure in Front of a Painting

– 35mm MONO 1:33
1984 by Kathy Smith 45 seconds-color-sound

Based on six mixed media artworks created by the artist in 1984, A Figure in Front of a Painting is simply a rhythmic exploration of image, movement and sound.

Exhibited as an installation and also separately with animation alone. Six large format works exist and 380 individual mixed images on paper created by the artist.


Selected Exhibitions and Collections

2014Scanline New Media Art since the 1960s archive
1993Animated moments A retrospective exhibition of work by Kathy Smith & Janet Merewether at the AFI Cinema. Organized by the dlux media arts
1986‘Follow the Sun’ traveling exhibition of super 8 to America
1986Electric Dreams exhibition of super 8 to Europe
1986‘KINO KAPERS’, exhibition of contemporary film by Australian Artists, above two films exhibited, and also purchased by the Australian National Gallery Canberra
1985Art Space Sydney, screening of experimental filmmakers

For full List of Exhibitions, Screenings and Collections see CV