Posts by alex wisser

  • Artist Report: The Motel Sisters - Liam Benson and Naomi Oliver

    21 May 2019

    Liam and Naomi just love a long country road trip, and Naomi loves to chitchat Liam’s ear off, so that is perfect, really.

  • TELEMATIC STUDIO report #3

    16 May 2019

    Last session Telematic Studios paired the artists, asking them to each take their partner’s project and reimagine it as their own. The idea was to give each artist the experience of first seeing their beloved idea reshaped in the image of another artist’s approach to the world and second of taking the other artist’s idea as a foreign object introduced into their own practice. Afterwards we talk with Beth Dillon and Keira Simmons about how this experience played out

  • Our Second Telematic Encounter

    03 May 2019

    After another brilliant session in the studios, Alex and Christy settle down with Maize Wallin and Kath Fries to talk about communicating on the interwebs and other mysterious phenomena

  • Our first Telematic adventure

    26 April 2019

    We’ve had our first Telematic encounter, and it was a solid good start. There are some really interesting people in and out here. While what happens inside the studio will be the private business of the artists, we have arranged to interview two artists after every session in order to give everyone else a taste of the adventure. Our first interview is with Karen Golland (Bathurst) and Louise Salter (London)

  • Announcing Our Telematic Team!

    16 April 2019

    So we called out and the artists called back and from this most basic form of communication, The Telematic Studio was born. It was just like the opening scene from 2001 Space Odyssey. Exactly like this.

  • Join our Telematic Studio

    26 February 2019

    our very first remote studio experiment, creating a common, co-collaborative space online for regional and urban artists to connect and build creative community across distances.

  • Artist Report: Bryden Williams December 2018

    02 January 2019

    My mind drifted onto loose ends of my research as I peddled headwind on the undersized mountain bike.

  • Tom Buckland Artist Report

    15 September 2018

    ..with a carload of cardboard and masking tape we hit the road towards Manildra public school.

  • Cementa’s Workshop Roadshow has hit the road!

    07 July 2018

    Artist Michael Petchkovsky and Cementa creative director Alex Wisser climbed into a ute on a freezing June morning to drive from Kandos to Wellington and Dubbo. Michael is an electronic artist who scavenges tips, op shops and garage sales for disused or obsolete technology which he then adapts to make audio/visual artworks.

  • Skye & Thom's Big Kandos Adventure

    21 January 2017

    In the relentless rain Studio A artists Thom Roberts and Skye Saxon bravely traversed Kandos leaving no stone unturned as they sort out sites to spark their imaginations.