Ross Barber Australian Artist Born 1948 Parkes, NSW. Lives Brisbane in Queensland. Bachelor of Visual Arts 1994 Master of Fine Arts 1998 Awarded Australian Commonwealth Government, Centenary of Federation Medal for: Distinguished Service to the Arts 2001 http://www.rossbarber.com
Executive Director Access Arts Inc. Arts Law Queensland Board of Directors Arts Queensland Creative Fellowships selection panel. Invited Member, (INCCA) International Network for the Conservation of Contemporary Art Member, Queensland Disability Action Week Committee. Presenter The Adelaide Fringe Festival, Hi Beam On the Job International forum on employent of people experiencing disabilities in Creative Industries. Presenter Interactive Creative Noosa Conference Presenter Pecha Kucha (the sound of conversations jp) Vol 01 12.09.07 Brisbane Powerhouse Presenter Taking it to the Tropics, Arts Queensland, Regional Arts Development Fund Conference Cairns Far North Queensland
Exhibitions 2007 - 2006
Pecha Kucha (the sound of conversations jp) Vol 01 12.09.07 Brisbane Powerhouse Brisbane powerhouse Performance In the winter of 68. Ross Barber - Alicia Jones. Rhizome .org Artbase selected work She is always walking away….1948 - 2006. New media interactive installation development Rhizome .org Artbase Getting over Baudrillard white noise
Quartet four love songs - vinyl wall text and spoken word sound Installation, Angela Robarts-Bird Gallery Gasworks Art Park, Albert Park Melbourne. Two bored workers wishing aprons, made with 14 sheets of A4 paper covered with text in Korean and English saying : some other body someplace else, - Aprons Exhibition Provincial Spirit Grand Forks Art Gallery Grand Forks Canada.