Michael Reid Sydney will be exhibiting a solo exhibition of Christian Thompson’s new work throughout May in their new large warehouse space in Standard House on Kippax Street, Surry Hills.
Christian Thompson has firmly established himself as one of Australia’s most significant contemporary artists, and one of the very few with a serious international profile. Thompson’s enigmatic approach to issues of race, culture, sexuality and history have allowed his work to transcend national interest; resonating with a global audience. The magnetic appeal of his images enticing art collectors and museum curators alike.
Christian Thompson, This Brutal World, 2017 (c-type print on Fuji Pearl, edition of 6 +2AP)
*This work has been commissioned by the Australian Centre for Photography on the occasion of the exhibition Under the sun. Reimagining Max Dupain’s Sunbaker. image courtesy The Australian Centre for Photography
Christian Thompson, Never Your Extinction, 2017 (c-type print on Fuji Pearl, edition of 6 +2AP)