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My practice encompasses science, nature, culture and personal narrative, and the manipulation of physical materials as well as animation, video, light, technology, and sound. I frequently investigate themes around physical and learned forms of perception while critiquing anthropocentric relations to the more-than-human world. Often site specific and makeshift, my work retains a fragility and transparency that leads the viewer into acknowledging their coexistence in a space, invoking a sense of instability and transience within human ecologies. With an impulse to explore and manipulate a wide variety of materials and research processes, past projects have ranged from employing weather data to create responsive multi-media installations, harnessing the sun’s heat to melt metals, attempting more-than-human perspectives via sexting, and casting off on the Tasman sea in a handmade boat.

BIO
Nadège is an early career artist based in Southern lutruwita/Tasmania. Her work has been exhibited widely both nationally and internationally and she has been awarded numerous grants including residencies in Tasmania, Japan, Paris, Mexico City and Jeju Island, Korea. Nadège was recently selected for the inaugural biennale art prize Hobart Current, and she has delivered major public art projects including Forest Specular – situated along the Franklin-Gordon river to commemorate the Franklin Dam protests. As part of her role on the board of Constance ARI, Nadège voluntarily manages and coordinates various projects across Tasmania.
Recent exhibitions include: Liberty: from here to here, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TAS), Jeju Open, iAa Artspace (KR), Surface Tensions FELTspace, (SA), Systematic; touring – Academy Gallery, (TAS); Artspace Mackay, (QLD); and Devonport Regional Gallery (TAS), Bienal de Pisapapeles III, Llorar gallery (CDMX), Mock Sun, Contemporary Art Tasmania (TAS), Real Life Fantasies, West Space (VIC), New Alchemists; touring – University of Queensland Art Museum, (QLD); and Flinders University City Gallery, (SA), and Sound Traces, Tenjinyama Gallery, (JPN).

contact:
nphilippejanon (@) gmail.com

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