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About

FELTspace is an artist run organisation supporting, developing and presenting emerging, experimental, and diverse exhibitions and public programs. Our gallery is located at 12 Compton Street, AdelaideOpenings occur on the first Wednesday of every month.

Established in 2008 with an exhibition space at the heart of Adelaide's Central Market district, FELTspace has quickly become a centre for the emerging contemporary visual arts community. Remaining an important site for the development, exhibition and discussion of new work by emerging and recognised visual artists in South Australia. FELTspace has a focus on promoting emerging and early career artists, with opportunities for more established artists to show in a non-commercial and non-institutional space.

Current EXHIBITIONS

FRONT GALLERY: Sophie Corso (SA) - Traffic jam

Opening - 5:30 PM - Wednesday, 2nd August

Artist Talks - 6:00pm

Running - 3rd - 19th August 2017

Like the falling woman in Tarkovsky’s minimalist film Nostaligia and its engagement with deconstructed urban settings, dark satire, chance encounters and curious sensibilities, Traffic Jam examines issues affecting the personal, psychological and social traps of society.


BACK GALLERY: Nat pEnney (sA) - out of sorting the out of sorts

Opening - 5:30 PM - Wednesday, 2nd August

Artist Talks - 6:00pm

Running - 3rd - 19th August 2017

Nat Penney’s 'out of sorting the out of sorts' recreates nomadic states of uncertainty through conditioning physical spaces. Her performative installation unpacks the perils and pleasures of spatial and psychological disorientation as an ongoing investigation into the possible potentials within these commonly condemned states.


feltdark: Kelly Reynolds (sa) - Making myself at home

Screening from 8:00pm - Wednesday, 2nd August

Running - 3rd - 19th August 2017

FELTdark is viewable: Wed - Thur: 6pm - 12am, Fri: 7pm - 12am, Sat: 6pm - 12am

Full tank of petrol. Rice bubbles in hand. Hard rubbish on verges. The project looks at objects and spaces on the edges of ownership.


FELTspace is generously supported by the South Australian Government through Arts South Australia.

 
 

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FELTspace acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work in Tarntanyangga Adelaide.