The exhibition Refocusing on the Medium: The Rise of East Asia Video Art assembles key protagonists that initiated experiments with the medium of video originating from Japan, South Korea and China, including Katsuhiro Yamaguchi, Nam June Paik, Yoko Ono, Keigo Yamamoto, Kim Kulim, Takahiko Iimura, Shigeko Kubota, Park Hyunki, Soungui Kim, Wang Gongxin, Ellen Pau, Chen… Read more »


From Friday 26th to Sunday 28th August MAAP Director Kim Machan will be participating alongside artist and professor Zhang Peili and others as part of the Moving Image Cultures in Asian Art conference presented by the Australian Consortium on Asian Art. The conference will commence at 4pm with the keynote address by Zhang Peili and… Read more »

Book Launch – LANDSEASKY: revisiting spatiality in video art

MAAP would like to announce the launch of the catalogue for LANDSEASKY: revisiting spatiality in video art touring exhibition. This will be officially launched at MAAP SPACE on the 26th November from 6:00pm by Andrew McNamara at ‘The Future of Image’ talk. The catalogue will also feature in the QAGOMA Bookstore book forum on the Saturday the… Read more »

The Future of the Image

MAAP SPACE gallery will host a public discussion about transformations in “nature” of the visual image now and into the future. Andrew McNamara will be in conversation with Ingrid Hoelzl about her new book, Soft Image, which explores the changing conception of image today, especially the photographic image. Where: MAAP SPACE, 111 Constance St FORTITUDE VALLEY 4006… Read more »


MAAP’s undergoing an organisational review; with change on the horizon we have been reviewing our history. Navigate our re envisioned website and access the latest MAAP Annual Report, accessible on our publications page. You can also access the past 5 years of Annual Reports, Exhibition/Project Catalogues since 1998 and Exhibition Posters.


MAAP in partnership with the Guangdong Museum of Art presents the critically acclaimed exhibition LANDSEASKY: revisiting spatiality in video art.
The exhibition will open in March – shortly after the close of the Art Basel Hong Kong art fair.

Residency Award to Louise Bennett

  Commencing in March 2015, MAAP SPACE will host Louise Bennett in a special artist residency program that will allow Louise to develop new work with full access to Media Bank equipment and gallery space. This project will enable Louise to process and experiment with raw media materials collected in Indonesia along with other recordings… Read more »

Thank you for a great year!

The MAAP office and gallery is open by appointment during December 2014 and January 2015. Resuming normal hours & the Media Bank service from February 2015. Please contact info[at] or +61 (0)7 3108 8559  

SIM Cheol-Woong – LANDSEASKY @ MAAP SPACE: 5 Nov – 28 Nov

From the 5th to the 28th November, MAAP presents Sim Cheol-Woong’s An / other River at MAAP SPACE as part of LANDSEASKY, MAAP’s international touring exhibition. SIM CHEOL-WOONG (b. 1958, South Korea) works predominately in digital video and often employs special effects in his videos. In An/other River (2011) displayed in LANDSEASKY, Cheol-Woong grafts together two sides of… Read more »