Image: Callum Docherty, Collected Constructions, installation view, 2024. Photograph Lana Adams.

Creativity and collaboration are at the heart of innovation. Since 2018 UniSA Business has partnered with Guildhouse to present works by contemporary South Australian visual artists to encourage reflection and inspire new ideas.

Collages: Collected Constructions 

Callum Docherty

12 February – 9 May 2024
Yungondi Building, UniSA City West Campus (see map)

Artist Statement

The series was largely developed in the studio, working from home through the Covid lockdown, using materials found in the outside world, such as discarded books, magazines and journals which became of interest through this timeConstructing the works is a process driven practice akin to problem solving exercises and eventually emerge as surprising, reimagined perspectives with contemplative, poetic narratives. 

About the artist

Callum Docherty (b.1981) is an Tarntanya/Adelaide-based multidisciplinary artist who has predominantly worked and exhibited throughout New South Wales and South Australia. His experimental approach includes working with a range of mediums such as drawing, painting, sculpture, photography and installation. Callum’s most recent work has been informed by and created from processes such as the collection, observation and conservation of found objects, photographic documentation, and multidisciplinary collaboration with a focus on responding to site-specific materials and areas of interest.

Image: Callum Docherty. Photograph Lana Adams.

Please note: The UniSA Business School Yungondi Building is open Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.