Harley Ives’ work locates painterly qualities in the moving image through arranging the artefacts of analogue video processes. After graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) from the University of Western Sydney in 2002, he worked as director of artist run initiative, Firstdraft Gallery, and curated several video art projects in Sydney. His recent exhibitions include the solo show Lake Liddell at Chalk Horse, Sydney (2014), Out of This World at the William Wright Artist Projects, Sydney (2013), and Sydney Contemporary with Bartley and Co., Christchurch (2013). He currently lectures at Sydney College of the Arts where he is also a PhD candidate.
Lake Liddell, 2014
Approx 3min seamless loop
Image courtesy the artist and Chalk Horse, Sydney