Fiona Hall represented Australia at the 56th Venice Biennale. The inaugural exhibition at the new Australian Pavilion, Wrong Way Time, was an immersive installation that emphasised three intersecting concerns: global politics, world finances and the environment.

Exhibition Dates: 9 May – 22 November 2015

Fiona Hall Wrong Way Time, 2014; oil on long case clock; 190 x 41 x 25 cm; Enquire
Wrong Way Time, 2014
oil on long case clock
190 x 41 x 25 cm
Fiona Hall Wrong Way Time, 2014; Oil on long case clock; 137 x 31 x 18 cm; Enquire
Wrong Way Time, 2014
Oil on long case clock
137 x 31 x 18 cm
Fiona Hall Wrong Way Time, 2014; oil on long case clock; 195 x 45 x 24 cm; Enquire
Wrong Way Time, 2014
oil on long case clock
195 x 45 x 24 cm
Fiona Hall Wrong Way Time, 2014; oil on long case clock; 196 x 51 x 24 cm; Enquire
Wrong Way Time, 2014
oil on long case clock
196 x 51 x 24 cm
Fiona Hall Wrong Way Time, 2014; oil on long case clock; 193 x 42 x 23 cm; Enquire
Wrong Way Time, 2014
oil on long case clock
193 x 42 x 23 cm
Fiona Hall Wrong Way Time, 2014; oil on long case clock; 237 x 47 x 20 cm; Enquire
Wrong Way Time, 2014
oil on long case clock
237 x 47 x 20 cm
Fiona Hall Wrong Way Time, 2014; oil on long case clock; 220 x 40 x 23 cm; Enquire
Wrong Way Time, 2014
oil on long case clock
220 x 40 x 23 cm
Fiona Hall Wrong Way Time, 2014; oil on long case clock; 183 x 41 x 25 cm; Enquire
Wrong Way Time, 2014
oil on long case clock
183 x 41 x 25 cm
Fiona Hall Wrong Way Time, 2014; mantel clock, paint; 21 x 28.5 x 14 cm; Enquire
Wrong Way Time, 2014
mantel clock, paint
21 x 28.5 x 14 cm
Fiona Hall Earth Hour, 2014; oil on mantle clock; 23.5 x 50 x 13 cm; Enquire
Earth Hour, 2014
oil on mantle clock
23.5 x 50 x 13 cm
Fiona Hall Untitled, 2015; oil on mantle clock; 22 x 32 x 13 cm; Enquire
Untitled, 2015
oil on mantle clock
22 x 32 x 13 cm
Fiona Hall Who are you?, 2014; mantel clock, paint; 22 x 38.5 x 5 cm; Enquire
Who are you?, 2014
mantel clock, paint
22 x 38.5 x 5 cm
Fiona Hall Testing times, 2014; from the series Wrong Way Time; enamel on mantle clock; 45 x 30 cm; Enquire
Testing times, 2014
from the series Wrong Way Time
enamel on mantle clock
45 x 30 cm
Fiona Hall Bit, 2014; from the series Wrong Way Time; Cuckoo Clock, paint; 56 x 39 x 20 cm; Enquire
Bit, 2014
from the series Wrong Way Time
Cuckoo Clock, paint
56 x 39 x 20 cm
Fiona Hall Wrong Way Time (mantle clock 2 - currency), 2014; Mantle Clock, paint; 57 x 36.5 x 13 cm; Enquire
Wrong Way Time (mantle clock 2 - currency), 2014
Mantle Clock, paint
57 x 36.5 x 13 cm
Fiona Hall Untitled, 2014; from the series Wrong Way Time; enamel on cuckoo clock, model aeroplane, feathers; 237 x 47 x 20 cm; Enquire
Untitled, 2014
from the series Wrong Way Time
enamel on cuckoo clock, model aeroplane, feathers
237 x 47 x 20 cm
Fiona Hall Untitled, 2015; from the series Wrong Way Time; Painted cuckoo clock; 86 x 44 x 17 cm; (not including chimes); Enquire
Untitled, 2015
from the series Wrong Way Time
Painted cuckoo clock
86 x 44 x 17 cm; (not including chimes)
Fiona Hall Untitled, 2015; oil on cuckoo clock; 60 x 44 x 24 cm; Enquire
Untitled, 2015
oil on cuckoo clock
60 x 44 x 24 cm
Fiona Hall Manihuri (travellers), 2013; Found driftwood from Waipu River, northerest cape of New Zealand; Approx. 100 parts, various sizes, overall 4.5 diameter; Enquire
Manihuri (travellers), 2013
Found driftwood from Waipu River, northerest cape of New Zealand
Approx. 100 parts, various sizes, overall 4.5 diameter
Fiona Hall Hand Over Fist, 2013; bark cloth with earth pigments and plant dyes; 180 x 195 cm; Enquire
Hand Over Fist, 2013
bark cloth with earth pigments and plant dyes
180 x 195 cm
Fiona Hall All the King's Men, 2014-15; knitted military uniforms, animal bone, horn, teeth, glass, leather, wire and plastic 18 parts, various dimensions, each approximate; Enquire
All the King's Men, 2014-15
knitted military uniforms, animal bone, horn, teeth, glass, leather, wire and plastic 18 parts, various dimensions, each approximate
Fiona Hall When My Boat Comes In, 2003; gouache on banknotes; dimensions variable; Enquire
When My Boat Comes In, 2003
gouache on banknotes
dimensions variable
Fiona Hall Triumph of the damned, 2014-15; collection of bank notes; dimensions variable; Enquire
Triumph of the damned, 2014-15
collection of bank notes
dimensions variable
Fiona Hall Where the wind blows, 2015; gouache on banknotes; dimensions variable; Enquire
Where the wind blows, 2015
gouache on banknotes
dimensions variable
Fiona Hall Spill (detail), 2014-15; collection of banknotes; dimensions variable; Enquire
Spill (detail), 2014-15
collection of banknotes
dimensions variable
Fiona Hall Aeroplane with black cockatoo and bone / irupulaina, kaki maru munu tarka, 2014; spinifex grass, emu feathers, camouflage fabric, paint; 133 x 70 x 80 cm; Enquire
Aeroplane with black cockatoo and bone / irupulaina, kaki maru munu tarka, 2014
spinifex grass, emu feathers, camouflage fabric, paint
133 x 70 x 80 cm
Fiona Hall Untitled, 2015; bread and atlases; 28 atlases, installation dimensions variable; Enquire
Untitled, 2015
bread and atlases
28 atlases, installation dimensions variable
Fiona Hall Untitled (potatoes), 2014; lead, found objects including wooden Shiva, plastic Titanic, Blackberry mobile phone, wooden branch, model of spine, credit card, bone of a dugong, metal spike, plastic Madonna, car light; 11 parts: each approx. 15cm high; Enquire
Untitled (potatoes), 2014
lead, found objects including wooden Shiva, plastic Titanic, Blackberry mobile phone, wooden branch, model of spine, credit card, bone of a dugong, metal spike, plastic Madonna, car light
11 parts: each approx. 15cm high
Fiona Hall Ashes to ashes, 2014; burned volumes of The Catalogue of Books in the British Library 1960-1961, clock, walking stick; 140 x 20 x 5 cm; Enquire
Ashes to ashes, 2014
burned volumes of The Catalogue of Books in the British Library 1960-1961, clock, walking stick
140 x 20 x 5 cm
Fiona Hall Untitled, 2015; Coal, aluminum; 50 x 40 x 32 cm; Enquire
Untitled, 2015
Coal, aluminum
50 x 40 x 32 cm
Fiona Hall Vaporised, 2014; Perfume bottles, mobile, metal car badges; Enquire
Vaporised, 2014
Perfume bottles, mobile, metal car badges
Fiona Hall Platonic underground, 2014; lead, burnt books; 10 x 10 x 10 cm; (each) 5 pieces; Enquire
Platonic underground, 2014
lead, burnt books
10 x 10 x 10 cm; (each) 5 pieces
Fiona Hall Untitled, 2014-15; 94 bronze crystals, 48 newspapers; Dimensions variable; Enquire
Untitled, 2014-15
94 bronze crystals, 48 newspapers
Dimensions variable
Fiona Hall Holdfast (Macrocystis angustifolia; giant kelp), 2007; aluminium fish tin; 28 x 27 x 2.5 cm; Enquire
Holdfast (Macrocystis angustifolia; giant kelp), 2007
aluminium fish tin
28 x 27 x 2.5 cm
Fiona Hall Quercus robur / English oak, 1990-05; from the series Paradisus Terrestris; aluminium & tin; 25 x 16.3 x 2.5 cm; Enquire
Quercus robur / English oak, 1990-05
from the series Paradisus Terrestris
aluminium & tin
25 x 16.3 x 2.5 cm
Fiona Hall Hack, 2014-15; aluminium, LED lights, electrical circuitry, wood, viewing lens; 24 x 24 x 160 cm; Enquire
Hack, 2014-15
aluminium, LED lights, electrical circuitry, wood, viewing lens
24 x 24 x 160 cm
Fiona Hall Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015; Cat no. 16; Bronze; 26 x 26 x 23 cm; Enquire
Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015
Cat no. 16
Bronze
26 x 26 x 23 cm
Fiona Hall Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015; Cat no. 19; Bronze; 27 x 22 x 15 cm; Enquire
Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015
Cat no. 19
Bronze
27 x 22 x 15 cm
Fiona Hall Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015; Cat no. 15; Bronze; 30 x 15 x 14 cm; Enquire
Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015
Cat no. 15
Bronze
30 x 15 x 14 cm
Fiona Hall Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015; Cat no. 18; Bronze; 19 x 25 x 25 cm; Enquire
Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015
Cat no. 18
Bronze
19 x 25 x 25 cm
Fiona Hall Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015; Cat no. 20; Bronze; 15 x 23 x 18 cm; Enquire
Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015
Cat no. 20
Bronze
15 x 23 x 18 cm
Fiona Hall Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015; Cat no. 17; Bronze; 25 x 28 x 18 cm; Enquire
Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015
Cat no. 17
Bronze
25 x 28 x 18 cm
Fiona Hall Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015; Cat no. 14; Bronze; 12 x 22 x 20 cm; Enquire
Castles of Lost Destinies, 2015
Cat no. 14
Bronze
12 x 22 x 20 cm
Fiona Hall Fleet, 2014; aluminum, tin; 25 x 360 cm; (overall): approx 25 x 19cm each; Enquire
Fleet, 2014
aluminum, tin
25 x 360 cm; (overall): approx 25 x 19cm each