Category Archives: Research

Studi Rurali: beyond urbanality

Studi Rurali: beyond urbanality This 30 minute compilation chronicles Meneghetti’s evolving performances directly influenced by experiences in rural Victoria. Studi Rurali is a video splice of cowboy fetish and guerrilla performances from 2005 to 2012. Screening sessions at Chin Chin’s

Studi Rurali: beyond urbanality

Studi Rurali: beyond urbanality This 30 minute compilation chronicles Meneghetti’s evolving performances directly influenced by experiences in rural Victoria. Studi Rurali is a video splice of cowboy fetish and guerrilla performances from 2005 to 2012. Screening sessions at Chin Chin’s

Scartare

In the early hours of the Easter morning, I went forth with camera to explore the back back yard of my Uncle’s place in Kyabram. Scartare is an Italian verb that means to discard.

Scartare

In the early hours of the Easter morning, I went forth with camera to explore the back back yard of my Uncle’s place in Kyabram. Scartare is an Italian verb that means to discard.

Arte Immediata

With two more days left in Italy, my 9 month around the world self-imposed exile out of Melbourne is drawing nearer to its conclusion with my return looming in 10 days. After a month of soaking up this country, I

Arte Immediata

With two more days left in Italy, my 9 month around the world self-imposed exile out of Melbourne is drawing nearer to its conclusion with my return looming in 10 days. After a month of soaking up this country, I

You only live twice on a Roman holiday

I am sitting in my Roman hotel room full of pizza and fatigued from spending the day gawking at ancient ruins around the Colosseum. I have taken many photos of rocks and stones today, but those are for another post.

You only live twice on a Roman holiday

I am sitting in my Roman hotel room full of pizza and fatigued from spending the day gawking at ancient ruins around the Colosseum. I have taken many photos of rocks and stones today, but those are for another post.

Consuming Japan

It’s been raining in Tokyo again. The guttural sounds of my temporary neighbour routinely bringing up phlegm outside my hotel room continue to remind me of the impending winter and the end of my year away from Melbourne. I have been surprised

Consuming Japan

It’s been raining in Tokyo again. The guttural sounds of my temporary neighbour routinely bringing up phlegm outside my hotel room continue to remind me of the impending winter and the end of my year away from Melbourne. I have been surprised

Public Taiwan

  The moment I saw video art installations in the immigration area at the international airport, I had a good feeling about this country. Streamlined public transport system in Taipei and Taichung, great range of  food, fold-able bicycles, friendly  people, and free

Public Taiwan

  The moment I saw video art installations in the immigration area at the international airport, I had a good feeling about this country. Streamlined public transport system in Taipei and Taichung, great range of  food, fold-able bicycles, friendly  people, and free

PERFORMPRINT- FAC Residency

Michael Meneghetti and Joel Gailer As independent artists we have been working together on numerous projects over the last 10 years. The Fremantle Art Centre residency brings us together for the first time as a collaborative duo in printmaking and

PERFORMPRINT- FAC Residency

Michael Meneghetti and Joel Gailer As independent artists we have been working together on numerous projects over the last 10 years. The Fremantle Art Centre residency brings us together for the first time as a collaborative duo in printmaking and

Performance Masks

A selection of portraits taken of Michael Young’s  mask collection in Lovina, Bali.  These traditional theatre and ritual masks come from West Timor, East Java and Bali.

Performance Masks

A selection of portraits taken of Michael Young’s  mask collection in Lovina, Bali.  These traditional theatre and ritual masks come from West Timor, East Java and Bali.

Makeshift Indonesia

I spent the first four months of my travel year in Indonesia and barely made it across three of the islands of this fascinating archipelago. My grandfather’s death pulled me back from my self imposed exile out of Melbourne and because

Makeshift Indonesia

I spent the first four months of my travel year in Indonesia and barely made it across three of the islands of this fascinating archipelago. My grandfather’s death pulled me back from my self imposed exile out of Melbourne and because