Nathan Gray


NATHAN GRAY’S 2014 work Species of Spaces was the winner of both the Substation Contemporary Art Prize and Substation People’s Choice Awards and is now part of the permanent collection of the National Gallery of Victoria.

He has shown at the 19th Biennale of Sydney and the 2012 Tarrawarra Biennale. My work Score for Dance was shown at Open Archive in 2011 and ACCA in 2014, and has had numerous solo shows including Work with Me Here, 2015 at RMIT DesignHub, Things That Fit Together, 2014 at Utopian Slumps, Theorist Training Camp, 2012, at Westspace and ACTS, 2012, at Utopian Slumps. During 2016 Liquid Architecture, Melbourne, The Audio Foundation, Auckland, and North Projects, Christchurch, have presented his recent film The Shakes.

He curated the exhibition The Object as Score, based on his Masters thesis of the same name. He has attended residencies in Japan, Brazil, New Zealand, Indonesia, regional Australia, and Germany.

Linked to his artistic practice are his experiences with activism and experimental music. He was one of the organisers of the 2014 political action around the Sydney Biennale. He continues to write on political issues within the arts and around migration. He was also an arts worker at Arts Project Australia an organization that facilitates.