apexart :: New York City Fellow :: Kiron Robinson
Fellowship Program
Name: Kiron Robinson
Visiting From: Melbourne, Australia  
Dates of Fellowship: February 21 - March 22, 2012  
Recommended by: Quenton Miller
visual artist based in Australia
Kiron Robinson is a visual artist who uses a range of mediums including neon, video, photography, and installation to investigate the idea of doubt and failure as constructive devices. Robinson also participates with Melbourne music performance groups Des Peres (2001-2007) and the Escalators Project (ongoing). Robinson graduated from the Victorian College of the Arts in 2004, where he currently works as a lecturer in the Photography department. From 2005–07 Robinson was a Gertrude Contemporary Studio resident. Robinson exhibits his work nationally and internationally. Recent exhibitions include Immanent Landscape, Kurumuya Museum, Japan (2011); Whoopee we're all going to die, Pallas Contemporary Projects, Dublin, Ireland (2011); If I take the time will I get it back, Sarah Scout, Melbourne (2010); Unseen Forces, Institute of Contemporary Art, Sydney (2010); And the Difference Is, NUS, Singapore (2008); Octopus 8, Softness in the Rock, Hope in Disappointing Times, Gertrude Contemporary Art Space, Melbourne (2008); Manila Bites, Green Papaya Art Space, Manila, Philippines (2008).

Kiron Robinson's fellowship is supported in part by the Victorian Government through Arts Victoria.

Video will show here.
RESIDENT TALK: in conversation with Bad at Sports on the East River Ferry
March 17, 2012 - download video (516MB .m4v)