Benjamin Bannan (b.1997, Boorloo/Perth, Australia) is an artist living and working on unceded Wurundjeri/Woiwurrung and Boon Wurrung/Bunurong lands (Melbourne, Australia). His practice spans video, sculpture and installation, and interrogates various bodily relations and societal frictions through methods of recontextualization and abstraction. Bannan studied at École Nationale Supérieure d’Art, Dijon, and is currently a Master of Fine Art candidate at MADA, Monash University.
Benjamin Bannan, Untitled (Saint Francis of Assisi Receiving the Stigmata), 2021, 4k video with sound, 10’58”. Visual Effects: Jack Caddy and Pablo Tochez Anderson. Soundtrack: Rachel Salmon-Lomas and Lia Tsesmelis