RMIT Gallery to glow at White Night Melbourne

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Nobuhiro Shimura’s video projection “Red Carpet 2010” on the RMIT Gallery front steps. Installation image: Mark Ashkanasy

RMIT Gallery will dazzle during White Night Melbourne Saturday February 20 from 7 pm to 7 am. The front steps will be awash with Japanese artist Nobuhiro Shimura’s video projection “Red Carpet 2010”.

Inside, RMIT Gallery throws open its doors to share its popular summer exhibition Geniale Dilletanten [Brilliant Dilletantes] Subculture in Germany in the 1980s + Australian Ingenious Amateurs.

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RMIT Gallery – November 2015 – 27 Feburary 2016. Geniale Dilletanten: Subculture in Germany in the 1980s. Installation image Mark Ashkanasy.

RMIT Gallery’s façade comes alive with a dazzling light show and morphs throughout the night thanks to custom projection mapping technology by Joshua Batty and Mitchell Nordine from MindBuffer.

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MindBuffer in action at RMIT Gallery White Night Melbourne 2014 – the team will be working their magic on the Storey Hall facade with their custom projection mapping technology.

Chill out at the Kaleide Theatre next door on Swanston Street with the all night German subculture film festival. From 7 pm to 7 am, the free 1980s German Subculture Film Festival will show a program of music, documentary and experimental films from the 1980s presented by RMIT Gallery and the Goethe-Institut Australien (all films are in German with English subtitles).

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