Rebecca Gallo

Rebecca Gallo is a writer and artist, but if this were an exhibition those terms would be reversed. Either way, one informs the other. Gallo mainly writes about art, and her work has been published in Art + Australia, Vault, Look, Sturgeon, Art Guide and Runway. She was a co-director of Archive_ ARI and editor of online platform Raven Contemporary, which were both good while they lasted (RIP).

Bad Ems

Emily Hunt

By Rebecca Gallo — 23 November, 2017

What makes a chair a chair? Legs, a base, a back? How abstract can a chair become before it’s completely unrecognisable – before it turns into a creature or a sculpture or a hatstand? I remember walking through a room – I’m pretty sure it was at the National Gallery of Victoria, or maybe the…