”the pleasure of “Dissonant Rhythms” comes from the change of pace it offers: More often than not, technology is something one must keep up with or even anticipate, but Manning’s work encourages an audience to pause and simply appreciate what they already have.”
”He has a surgeon-like passion for the inner workings of machinery. “When you show a video through a data projector you have predeterminants that technology will produce your artwork out of. I like to start with the technology, start with the machine, and then try and get it to do the things I want it to do.”
Danni Zuvela – Spectra. Catalogue essay, Milani Gallery, February 2012.
Exhibition Catalogue 2016.
Danny Ford – Spectra review.
UN Magazine 6.1 June 2012.
Ellie Buttrose – The Waltz of Old and New.
National New Media Art Award 2012 [exhibition catalogue], Queensland Art Gallery Ι Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, 2012. © QAGOMA. Reproduced with permission.