songs for albert – january 2022

domenico de clario + jonathan sinatra + raka supriatna songs for albert tempo rubato, melbourne 8 pm january 17 2022 (full moon) ‘la mente di tutti e’ illuminata da canzoni d'amore’  Hadeweijck c 1250 AD The story of how songs for...Read More

gorgeous nothings

Had the great pleasure of contributing to Dookie Arts nomadic silo project in March of 2020  

invisible cities

Marco Polo's travels as told to Kublai Khan, Imagined and published by Italo Calvino in 1972 here read by Domenico de Clario in 2020 during the COVID lockdown in Mildura 1 Diomira [video width="426" height="240" mp4=""][/video] 2 Isidora [video width="426"...Read More


The journey to a new country is met with feelings of excitement and anticipation. How does the migration experience impact someone’s life following arrival? The 'Afterwards' series explores the effect of migration through the eyes of four first-generation migrants who...Read More

winter solstice

19 June, 2017 you are invited to a winter solstice performance ‘journey from the surface of the earth (the idea of light and love)’ with domenico de clario + sharon jewell + don mayne + ren walters from 5.08 pm...Read More


you are invited to the opening of   an exhibition of seven paintings by   domenico de clario  on friday june 23 2017 from 6 pm until 8 pm at gallery 27 (stefano’s café)  27 deakin avenue   mildura  opening remarks...Read More

tonglen – may 2017

More than a lifetime of a family's possessions, placed neatly in a pit the size of a swimming pool, are being used in a ceremonial burial as part of an art installation near Mildura. Two cars, a trailer, furniture, beds,...Read More

songs for albert

domenico de clario / donald mayne songs for albert adfa building 31 deakin avenue mildura from 5.54 pm (end of twilight) until 9.01 pm (moonrise) saturday july 23 2016   ‘la mente di tutti e’ illuminata da canzoni d'amore’ Since 2003...Read More

suono di sogno

domenico de clario / alessandro signoretti suono di sogno (the sound of dreaming) 5.33 pm (new moon) june 5 2016 adfa building mildura Think what it would be to have a work conceived from outside the self, a work that...Read More

richiamo (longing)

domenico de clario richiamo (longing) In his celebrated novel ‘The Unbearable Lightness of Being’ (1984), Milan Kundera discusses, among many other fascinating subjects, the nature of an unquenchable desire for an unidentifiable state of consciousness that has been lost, forgotten...Read More

walking slowly downhill

walking slowly downhill (posidonia) bolte gallery mildura arts centre from february 11 (new moon) until february 21 2016 (opening performance in bolte gallery february 12 at 7 pm) The project titled 'walking slowly downhill' commenced on the new moon morning...Read More

crystal palace

Crystal Palace exhibition - Flinders University City Gallery 2013


Questions about migrants and identity. Art is sometimes about pushing boundaries and subjective interpretation, and having your head shaved to get people thinking about cultural backgrounds and how they affect our lives is a particularly bold example of one of...Read More


Domenico de Clario is an artist who values the process of creation as much as the outcome. His installation "conversazioni con les estrellas" ("conversations with the sky") has converted a room of the La Trobe University Visual Arts Centre into...Read More

off your back

August 23, 2008 Layers both literal and symbolic are explored in Domenico de Clario's work, writes Andrew Stephens. FATHER'S COAT WAS bought in the winter of 1963 at the Leviathan Building in Bourke Street. The label stitched inside confidently announces...Read More