Congratulations to the winners of The Galeries Emerging Artist Award and People's Choice Award13 Jul
Abdul Abdullah: Terms of engagement: examining the rhetoric of radicalisation
Abdul Abdullah critically investigates the phenomenon of 'radicalisation' rhetoric within an Australian context through works drawing from traditional wedding photography. The imagery has been distorted in a way that confuses superficial readings, and reflects negative perceptions of marginalised communities, specifically Muslims.Image caption: Abdul Abdullah, The wedding (Conspiracy to commit), detail, 2015, digital print, 100cm x 190cm. Courtesy the artist.