13.04.2016 – 30.04.2016
Continuing to work from iconic imagery, Ahern has reimagined a new painting of floating heads and lights. The one painting in the space.
“Love will be taught on television and by listening to songs”
Colleen Ahern is an artist who makes paintings that proport to be record covers, posters, or archives of portraits for smokers and imagined men – her use of oil paint converting the flippancy of fandom to permanent collection. Born in Leeton NSW, she graduated from the VCA in 1999. She lives and works in Melbourne. Since graduating Ahern has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions in both Australia and overseas. She is represented by Neon Parc, Melbourne.