Biography
Through critical investigation James Geurts draws out geographic and conceptual forms that are layered within specific sites of research. The artist examines how natural and cultural forces shape perception. Geurts works across the disciplines of sculpture, drawing, video, photography and Land Art. Exhibitions include: National Gallery of Victoria; White Cube, London; Gemak, Den Haag Netherlands; Centre for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv Israel; Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; La Chambre Blanche, Quebec; and the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art.  

Represented by: 
GAGPROJECTS/Greenaway Art Gallery, Adelaide & Berlin
Contemporary Art Society, London

Projects 2018:
Seismic Field, exhibition, 21 November - 21 December, GAGPROJECTS/Greenaway Art Gallery, Adelaide
Art Guide- review
The Adelaide Review   

Refraction Principle, public sculpture in the Derwent River, GASP (Glenorchy Art & Sculpture Park) Tasmania
Geophony, CATO Square Public Sculpture Commission, Prahran Melbourne 

Floodplain, series of conceptually linked site works along the Birrarung (Yarra River) Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria- Ian Potter Centre Supported by the Georges Mora Fellowship, State Library of Victoria, Melbourne Water, Australia Council for the Arts
perimeterbooks.com/James-Geurts  
unprojects.org.au/un-extended/reviews/james-geurts/ 

The Habitat of Time, group exhibition curated by Julie Louise Bacon, Casula Powerhouse, Sydney  

Drawing Origins, Synapse research residency with CSIRO, ANAT. November 2018 - January 2019
Framing Nature, group exhibition curated by Simon Lawrie, McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery 
Framing-Nature-ECatalogue-Pages-1-23.pdf 
Seismic Field, exhibition, Latrobe Art institute Bendigo  
Art & Australia review 
Flow Intervention II, The Bogong Centre for Sound Culture research residency

Recent Projects 2017-16:
Fulcrum, kinetic light installation, Phasmid Studios, Berlin  
Water Gate, site installation and exhibition, Kuandu Museum of Fine Art, Taipei
Empire of Dirt, Site responsive public art commission, in collaboration with EnSuRe, RMIT New Academic Street, Wonderment Walk Victoria, CAST, Carbon Arts, Urban Animators: Living Laboratory, Lightscape Projects
Archaeology of Time, public artwork at Civic Park Warragul, Creative Victoria Public Sculpture Fund

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