Ry Haskings, Vacant office space (2019)
- Edition of 5 + 1 AP, Archival inkjet print on Museo Portfolio Rag
Ry Haskings holds a PhD (Fine Art) from Monash University, Melbourne and a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) from the Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne, Melbourne. Haskings is interested in unfinished narratives and improvisatory research methodology. His spatial investigations reflect his practice, which has developed to one of oblique strategies. Ry Haskings has shown in solo exhibitions: Thamasat Fuel Fabrication, Sutton Project Space, 2014; Unpacked bucket Llama Chute, Shepparton Art Museum, 2010; Burros Ballot, TCB, 2010; and Backtrack AKA (Catchfire), Utopian Slumps, 2009. Recent group exhibitions include: Melbourne Now, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 2013; In the Cut, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, 2013; Sub12, The Substation, Melbourne, 2012; Self-conscious: Contemporary Portraiture, Monash University Museum of Art, 2012; Ménage à Trios, Enjoy Public Art Gallery, Wellington, 2012; Whatever works, db project, Sydney, 2010; Far point..., Sydney Non Objective, Sydney, 2010; and Agitation Free, RMIT Project Space, Melbourne, 2009. In 2016, Haskings has undertaken the Australia Council Residency in Barcelona.