John Aslanidis

My intention is to create imagery where there is no starting or finishing point, capturing a fragment of infinity. In this regard my work has a strong correlation with emergence theory, were complex patterns emerge out of simple interactions.

This systematic and interdisciplinary approach has a strong correlation with music, mathematics and sound physics. The vibration created by the kinetic resonance of the sonic network series occupies a sensory dimension, which exists between sound and vision.

Conceptually, I am not trying to illustrate sound but, rather, give a visual expression to its physicality. my concern is with the physical reaction the viewer has to my paintings. A perceptual and serialised approach with conceptual and systematic underpinnings.

My art embraces optimism, In a society devoid of optimism dysfunctionality becomes the default setting, aesthetics encoded with optimism embodies social change.

- John Aslanidis 2022

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Selected Recent Solo Exhibitions


2023

Sonic Network No. 19, Gallery 9, Sydney

2022

Sonic Network No. 20, Lennox St. Gallery, Melbourne

2021

Sonic network no.17 Revisited, Gallery 9, Sydney


2020

Intersection, collaboration with Mayonaize, West Side Place Artcade, Melbourne


2018

Sonic no.68, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane


2017

Sonic Network no.17, Gallery 9, Sydney


2016

Sonic Series 2005-2011, curated by Jane O’Neill Australian Consul General, New York

Sonic New Wave, Ethan Cohen Gallery, New York

Sonic Network no.15, Galerie Kai Hilgemann @ Prosecco, Berlin


2015

Selection of works from the 1990s, Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne

Intersection, collaboration with Mayonaize, Juddy Roller, Melbourne

Sonic Network no.14, Gallery 9, Sydney


2014

Sonic Network no.15, Edwina Corlette Gallery, Brisbane


2013

Sonic Network, Kai Hilgemann Gallery, Berlin

Sonic Network no.13, collaboration with Brian May, Gallery 9, Sydney


2012

Sonic Fragments, Ethan Cohan Fine Arts, Beacon USA Sonic Network no.8, collaboration with Brian May, Substation, Melbourne

Sonic Network no.9, collaboration with Brian May, White Box, New York


2011

Sonic Network no.9, collaboration with Brian May, dr Julius | ap, Berlin


1993 - 2010: regular solo exhibitions in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Hobart, New York, Berlin.



Selected Recent Group Shows


2019

Group Show, Gallery 9, Sydney

Circulation, Blue Rider Art, Taipei Taiwan


2018

New Optics 3, Museum of Modern Art Hunfeld Germany Talent Show, Ethan Cohen Fine Arts New York

Patterns of the invisible Hilgemann Projects Berlin


2017

New Optics Galerie Husam Offenbach Germany

As of Now Ethan Cohen Fine Arts New York


2016

How to Picture Living Systems KLI institute Klosterneuberg Austria

Visions of Utopia curated by Andrew Christofides Woollongong Art Gallery

Interference Nurture art New York

WAR a Playground perspective The Armoury


2015

Eyes score: The Audible image Town Hall Galley Hawthorn Arts Centre

After 65 The Legacy of OP Latrobe Regional Gallery


2014

Colour/Music Drill Hall Gallery Australian National University


2013

Melbourne Now National Gallery of Victoria Light Space Projects, Gallery H Bangkok, Thailand ABSTRACTIONS, Galerie Kai Higemann Berlin Germany The Sharper edge, Ethan Cohan Fine Arts New York


2012

Finding our New Fort Kunsthalle Beacon NY USA Future Shock One-Two Internationale Neue Konkrete +dr. Julius | ap Berlin

Structure and Emergence, Lafayette College Easton Pennsylvania, MDC Freedom Tower Gallery Miami Florida, University Gallery school of Fine Arts Gainesville Florida


2011

Sound and Vision McKenzie Fine Art New York USA Sounds Good Location One New York USA

Together in Harmony Korean Cultural Foundation Seoul


1993 - 2010: regular inclusion in curated contemporary art exhibitions Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Hobart, Adelaide, Moscow, Berlin, New York, etc

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Circular Fragment no 19
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Sonic Network no 21
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John Aslanidis, Sonic Network no 21, 2023, acrylic on canvas, 182cm x 243cm
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Sonic no. 80
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Sonic no.5
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John Aslanidis, Sonic no.5, 2005, Oil and acrylic on canvas, 130 x 157 cm
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Sonic fragment no.63
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Sonic fragment no 64
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Sonic fragment no.70
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