Channels 2015 is a 10-day festival in Melbourne and online from 18-27 September 2015.

A series of exhibitions, screenings, talks, performances, and workshops will disrupt your reality, challenging the historical context of video and its future progressions in an increasingly tech-saturated world.


Foundations: Australian Video Art

17-27 September, 12-5pm daily
Sam Smith Slow Fragmentation

Slow Fragmentation

18 - 27 September, 12-6pm daily
Screen Space


18-27 September, 12-6pm daily
Screen Space
Petra Cortright i feel u

In the Epoch of the Near and Far

19-27 September, Tues-Fri 9-5, Sat & Sun 10-5
Grey Gardens Projects
The Embrace PIlar Mata Dupont part of Videophilia

Videophilia: a walking exhibition

19-27 September, Varies
Zambesi, Adelphi Hotel, Alpha60, LIFEwithBIRD,
The Journal, INCU, Crumpler


18 September onwards, 24hrs
Excerpt Magazine
Annabel Hesselink Early Transmissions

Early Transmissions on loop

18-27 September, varies
Grey Gardens Projects & RMIT Design Hub
Rewind Kym Maxwell

Festival Store

18-27 September, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat & Sun 10am-5pm
Grey Gardens Projects
Jessie Scott Miraculous Ribbon

Miraculous Ribbon Opening & Program Launch

2 September, 6-8pm
Grey Gardens Projects

Miraculous Ribbon

2-27 September, Open Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat & Sun 10am-5pm
Grey Gardens Projects
Caroline Garcia image 2

Rumba Sola opening

10 September, 6-8pm
Centre for Contemporary Photography
Caroline Garcia Rumba Sola

CCP and Channels Night Projection Window

11 - 30 September, dusk - late
Centre for Contemporary Photography

Festival Launch

17 September, 6-8pm
Screen Space
Avernus Pilar Mata Dupont

Videophilia Opening

19 September, 4-6pm
Flinders Lane: Zambesi and Incu

In the Epoch of the Near and Far opening with performance by Emile Zile

19 September, 6-9pm
Grey Gardens Projects
Heath Franco Dream Home Still

Provocation series: Brunch Club

20 September, 11am-12.30pm
Grey Gardens Projects

Augmented Reality Workshop

20 September, 2-4pm
Grey Gardens Projects
Sam Smith Slow Fragmentation

ACMI Intermix: Video Production and Performance

21 September, 6-7.30pm
Two Storms Alejandro Borsani

Early Transmissions at Fed Square

22 September, 6-8pm
Fed Square
Joe Hamilton Regular Division

Provocation Series: Rewind/Project — The Future of Video Art

23 September, 6-8pm
ACMI Studio 1
Keith Deverell The Shrine of Triticum Durum

Provocation Series: Keith Deverell in Conversation

24 September, 6-7.30pm
Grey Gardens Projects

Video Visions

25 September, 7.30pm-10pm
ACMI Cinema 1
Sam Smith NOTES deAppel production still

NOTES — Video Performance

26 September, 3-4pm

Two Party State

26 September, 8pm - late
School House Studios