SPACE: Lotus Laurie Kang | Mother Always Has a Mother: Burnt Orange

26 January 2023 - 5 May 2023

Mercer Union’s SPACE billboard commission has invited artist Lotus Laurie Kang for its 2022–23 season for a yearlong series titled, Mother Always Has a Mother. Known for her sprawling installations and distinctive material repertoire, Kang’s practice is a dialogue with entropy. Elegantly disordered and richly layered, her site-sensitive works explore the relational bonds between time, […]


Lydia Ourahmane: Tassili

28 January 2023 - 15 April 2023
Opening Reception 27 January 2023 7pm

Lydia Ourahmane’s Tassili (2022), is the fourth commission in Mercer Union’s Artist First program. At the centre of the exhibition is a moving image work filmed in Tassili n’Ajjer, a Sahara plateau in southeastern Algeria. Once a fertile “plateau of rivers,” as the translation of its name implies, the region is now an arid expanse […]