Featured Artists ‘Engrybirdz’- Dorit Goldman (dis_Object) and Mel Baveas (der_melicious): Biographical Note

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Engrybirdz is a sculpture, text, and interactive art based, collaborative duo; founded in 2013 by Dorit Goldman (dis_Object) and Mel Baveas (der_melicious). Engrybirdz have worked together on a number of public and urban art projects including, ‘Once U Have Seen OZ Y would U Go Back2 Kansas’ for the Redfern Biennale 2016. Dorit Goldman (dis_Object) and Mel Baveas (der_melicious) completed ‘_______Hours’ in 2015 at Sydney College of Art as part of their Bachelor of Visual Arts (Honours).

recent public projects:

(2016): Amnesty International (Artillery) Vivid Sydney – Work Shop Sydney – ’causeitisbitter’.
(2016): Redfern Biennale, ‘Once U Have Seen OZ Y would U Go Back2 Kansas’
(2016): Articulate Project Space, ‘SCASS Project: Fresh Paint Grilled Chicken’
(2015): Sydney College of the Arts Café Wall ‘g.ven’ Project

recent private projects:

(2016): M Contemporary Gallery – Young Artist Initiative [YAI]
(2016): Factory 49 – Graduates 1
(2015): Articulate Project Space – ‘Have Your Say’
(2014): Articulate Project Space – ‘cutendpaste’
(2014): Articulate Project Space – ‘Artsider’

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Engrybirdz – Dorit Goldman (dis_Object) and Mel Baveas (der_melicious) next to ‘____Hours’ (2015) at M Contemporary for the YAI- Young Artist Initiative in 2016

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‘______Hours’ (2015), Engrybirdz (Dorit Goldman and Mel Baveas). Folded, shaped and taped White Pages: Business and Government. ‘Causeitsbitter’ (2015), Dorit Goldman. exhibited at Sydney College of the Arts Honours Graduate Show, 18-24 November, 2015. photography by Si Rundle.

Note from Engrybirdz: ” shadow and text stolen from dis_Object who stole from Vernon Ah Kee, who stole from Stephen Crane, who stole from _____________”

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‘Causeitsbitter’ [detail] (2015), dis_Object (Dorit Goldman), SCA Honours Graduate Show, 18-24 November 2015. photography by Si Rundle.

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Featured Artists ‘Engrybirdz’- Curated by Zalehah Turner
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Zalehah Turner is a Sydney based critic, writer and poet currently completing her Bachelor of Arts in Communications majoring in writing and cultural studies at the University of Technology, Sydney. Zalehah is an Associate Editor of Rochford Street Review: https://rochfordstreetreview.com/2016/02/09/welcome-zalehah-turner-rochford-street-review-associate-editor

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About Zalehah Turner

Zalehah Turner is a Sydney based poet, photographer, cultural journalist, and Associate Editor of Rochford Street Review (RSR). Zalehah regularly contributes articles and interviews on poetry, art, film, and new media for RSR and the UTS magazine, Vertigo. Zalehah’s poetry was projected onto the Federation Square Wall in Melbourne as part of the Overload Poetry Festivals, 2008 and 2009; exhibited at Mark and Remark ,107 Projects, Redfern in 2013; and displayed in Alice Springs and Moruya thanks to Australian Poetry Café poets, Laurie May and Janette Dadd respectively. Her poems have been published in Writing Laboratory (2013), Sotto (2013), Social Alternatives (2016), Vertigo (2016, 2017), UTS’s The Empathy Poems Project (2017) and Rochford Street Review (2017). She co-judged the New Shoots Poetry Prizes 2016 alongside, Tamryn Bennett, Artistic Director of The Red Room Company, and published the winning and highly commended poems. Zalehah is currently working on an intermedia poetry collection entitled, 'Critical condition', focused on the interstitial threshold between life and death in medical crises based on personal experience. Zalehah holds a BA in Communication with a major in writing and cultural studies from the University of Technology, Sydney where she continues to pursue pushing the boundaries of multimedia poetry in Honours (Communication- Creative Writing).

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