Painting’s capacity to appear saturated with the life—and the labour time—of the artist, while remaining distinct from it, makes it the ideal candidate for value production in the new economy, the contemporary experience that is busy absorbing life.

—Dale Frank

Exhibition Dates: 9 July – 11 August 2018
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Dale Frank His life was perfect he used to play golf attend trivia nights at the local RSL and could afford Calvin Klein underwear, 2018; varnish, spray enamel and Epxoyglass on Perspex; 200 x 180 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank His life was perfect he used to play golf attend trivia nights at the local RSL and could afford Calvin Klein underwear, 2018
varnish, spray enamel and Epxoyglass on Perspex
200 x 180 cm
Dale Frank Mhaydz on the Qantas help line, 2018; spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 200 x 150 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Mhaydz on the Qantas help line, 2018
spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex
200 x 150 cm
Dale Frank The retired television newsreader thought he was an instagram art expert and artist taking really expert photographs of rock pools, 2018; spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 200 x 150 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank The retired television newsreader thought he was an instagram art expert and artist taking really expert photographs of rock pools, 2018
spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex
200 x 150 cm
Dale Frank Neil married to a Solicitor with two autistic boys likes to hook up with different men only the last Friday of each month no kissing, 2018; spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 200 x 150 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Neil married to a Solicitor with two autistic boys likes to hook up with different men only the last Friday of each month no kissing, 2018
spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex
200 x 150 cm
Dale Frank He always bought funeral insurance for all his boyfriends, 2018; spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 200 x 150 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank He always bought funeral insurance for all his boyfriends, 2018
spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex
200 x 150 cm
Dale Frank Even though Amanda's house had nine toilets her husband always liked to piss in a pasta bowl at the kitchen sink, 2018; spray enamel and Epoxyglas on Perspex; 200 x 180 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Even though Amanda's house had nine toilets her husband always liked to piss in a pasta bowl at the kitchen sink, 2018
spray enamel and Epoxyglas on Perspex
200 x 180 cm
Dale Frank Lachlan called his new 1988 Celica hatchback his Bitch magnet, 2018; spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 150 x 200 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Lachlan called his new 1988 Celica hatchback his Bitch magnet, 2018
spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex
150 x 200 cm
Dale Frank Completely buggered, 2018; varnish, turpentine and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 200 x 260 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Completely buggered, 2018
varnish, turpentine and Epoxyglass on Perspex
200 x 260 cm
Dale Frank Don't get me started, 2018; varnish, spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 200 x 180 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Don't get me started, 2018
varnish, spray enamel and Epoxyglass on Perspex
200 x 180 cm
Dale Frank The fourth Rusty Nail, 2018; Epoxyglass on Perspex; 200 x 200 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank The fourth Rusty Nail, 2018
Epoxyglass on Perspex
200 x 200 cm
Dale Frank Munchintown 3, 2017; aluminium, silver, varnish and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 150 x 100 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Munchintown 3, 2017
aluminium, silver, varnish and Epoxyglass on Perspex
150 x 100 cm
Dale Frank Munchintown 2, 2017; aluminium, silver, varnish and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 150 x 100 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Munchintown 2, 2017
aluminium, silver, varnish and Epoxyglass on Perspex
150 x 100 cm
Dale Frank Munchintown 4, 2017; aluminium, silver, varnish and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 150 x 100 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Munchintown 4, 2017
aluminium, silver, varnish and Epoxyglass on Perspex
150 x 100 cm
Dale Frank Munchintown 5, 2017; aluminium, silver, varnish and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 150 x 100 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Munchintown 5, 2017
aluminium, silver, varnish and Epoxyglass on Perspex
150 x 100 cm
Dale Frank Liz Anne's Hong Kong magic, 2016; human chest hair wigs, Chinese buns and Epoxyglass on Perspex; 200 x 150 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Liz Anne's Hong Kong magic, 2016
human chest hair wigs, Chinese buns and Epoxyglass on Perspex
200 x 150 cm
Dale Frank Ghost Story, 2018; Mylar fabric, powder coated steel, LED lighting to program, containing petri dishes, Artist's personal bacteria in agar in petri dishes on brass and glass coffee table plinths; 230 x 300 x 450 cm (Hydroponic Cube structure); Enquire
Dale Frank Ghost Story, 2018
Mylar fabric, powder coated steel, LED lighting to program, containing petri dishes, Artist's personal bacteria in agar in petri dishes on brass and glass coffee table plinths
230 x 300 x 450 cm (Hydroponic Cube structure)
Dale Frank Dale dug another hole, 2017; dyed hair wigs on Perspex; 200 x 200 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank Dale dug another hole, 2017
dyed hair wigs on Perspex
200 x 200 cm
Dale Frank She was a collector of the best Art even though she relied on Emirates points to maintain her lifestyle, 2018; silver foil ducts in Epoxyglass on Perspex; 200 x 200 cm; depth variable: 20-80 cm; Enquire
Dale Frank She was a collector of the best Art even though she relied on Emirates points to maintain her lifestyle, 2018
silver foil ducts in Epoxyglass on Perspex
200 x 200 cm; depth variable: 20-80 cm
Dale Frank Goya, 2017; HD video with stereo sound; 40 minutes; Edition of 3 + AP 1; Enquire
Dale Frank Goya, 2017
HD video with stereo sound
40 minutes
Edition of 3 + AP 1