Rex Butler
I can see Russia from here

Russia in Melbourne

I can see Russia from here

TCB art inc., Level 1, 12 Waratah Pl, Melbourne VIC 3000, 7 June – June 24 2017. Curated by Chelsea Hopper

By Rex Butler

I walk along grimy Waratah Place in downtown Melbourne. The walls of the buildings are black from use, a chef from a nearby Chinese restaurant crouches on the pavement playing on his iPhone. I climb a flight of rickety wooden stairs and enter the gallery. Two young volunteers sit huddled together in front of a computer sc...