1-11 AUGUST 2024 View all 2024 events

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Presented by BLEACH*

Presented by BLEACH*

Witness archival video documentation exploring time, space and movement in this 21-screen installation from Lucy Guerin Inc’s past works.

Alongside NEWRETRO: DUETS, this extensive archive showcases a remarkable lifelong body of work from Guerin’s 21-year career.


  • How To Be Us 2022
  • Flux Job 2022
  • Pendulum 2021
  • Metal 2020
  • Make Your Own World 2019
  • Attractor 2017
  • The Dark Chorus 2016
  • Motion Picture 2015
  • Weather 2012
  • Conversation Piece 2012
  • Human Interest Story 2010
  • Untrained 2009
  • Corridor 2008
  • Structure and Sadness 2006
  • On 2005
  • Aether 2005
  • Melt (Part One) 2002
  • Heavy 1998
  • Robbery Waitress on Bail 1997
  • Two Lies 1996
  • Incarnadine 1996
‘Melbourne choreographers are setting the scene for Australian dance at home and abroad’
Dee Jefferson for ABC Arts

‘Australian choreographer Lucy Guerin’s intense Split takes duet to metaphorical new heights’
Janet Smith for The Georgia Straight


Lucy Guerin Inc (LGI) is an Australian dance company established in Melbourne in 2002 to create and tour new dance works. The company has been based at its own venue, WXYZ Studios in North Melbourne, since 2018.

  • Wheelchair access
  • Primarily visual content
  • Accessible toilet
  • Performances may contain lighting effects, strobe and haze
  • Language is no barrier

This event is a series of primarily visual dance works that are presented on screens. Each work has an accompanying sound or music track that can be listened to via the provided headphones. However, audiences are free to enjoy the works without headphones.

Audience members with the need to avoid certain types of subject matter/content, or certain sensory stimulus they would prefer to avoid, should connect with the Festival Access Team Member on-site, who can assist with further information about each work.

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AcknowledgementThis presentation would not have been possible without the generous support of the late Chloe Munro AO. Lucy Guerin Inc is supported by the Australian Government through Creative Australia, its arts and funding advisory body, by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria, and by the City of Melbourne.NEWRETRO DUETS premiered as part of NEWRETRO at the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA), March 2023.
Free Event

Home of the Arts

135 Bundall Road, Surfers ParadiseQLD 4217

Thursday 01 Aug9:00AM – 7:30PM
Friday 02 Aug9:00AM – 7:30PM
Saturday 03 Aug9:00AM – 7:30PM
Sunday 04 Aug10:00AM – 7:30PM
All times are QLD AEST
Important Info
  • Food & beverage available on site
  • Transport options available
  • Parking
  • General Admission
  • Adult themes
  • Free Event
  • Dance
  • Film
  • Installation

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