Ian Strange is an artist whose work explores architecture, space and the home, alongside broader themes of disenfranchisement in the urban environment. His practice includes large-scale multifaceted projects resulting in; photography, sculpture, installation, site-specific interventions, film works and exhibitions. His studio practice includes painting, drawing and on-going research projects. Strange has held solo exhibitions at the National Gallery of Victoria, [‘Suburban’, 2011-2013], The Canterbury Museum [‘Final Act’, 2013] as well as having participated in the 2014 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art at the Art Gallery of South Australia with 'LANDED' a commissioned sculptural installation on the forecourt of the gallery. Most recently he created 'SHADOW'  a large scale project incorporating suburban homes, documented in film and photography for PUBLIC Festival 2015; and 'ZŁOTY', a site-specific intervention onto the exterior an historical building commissioned by the Intytucja Kultury, Katowice, Poland . Strange has on-going bodies of work being created through Ohio's rust-belt region and in New York to be completed in 2016/17. Strange has been featured in numerous publications including; OSMOS Magazine, Art World, Dazed and Confused, The Atlantic, Imagine Architecture, ArtAlmanac, Artlink, Art Market, Artist Profile, Vault Magazine, Oyster Magazine and The Financial Review. His work sits in private and public collections including; the National Gallery of Victoria, Art Gallery of South Australia and the Canterbury Museum. He currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.
Ian's ArtPrize Entries
These are Ian's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.