about us

Electrofringe is a presenting platform for experimental electronic and tech-based art in Australia. Through an annual program of unique exhibitions and events, Electrofringe seeks to foster innovative works and creative practices that use technology in new and exciting ways.


Electrofringe focuses on putting artists and their works in the same place at the same time to encourage artistic exchange, development and dialogue. Our mission is to lead the way in consistently supporting emerging electronic and tech-based artists through the presentation of work and ideas; To lead the way in nurturing a vital culture of experimental electronic and tech-based art in Australia through innovative programming and engagement with audiences.

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the team

Ellen Formby

Artistic Director


Ellen Formby (aka. ellen.gif) completed a BVA at Sydney College of the Arts in 2017. Her practice incorporates Internet themes, including memes, lost data, the impending obsolescence of our current media devices and the evolving modes of communication.

She has exhibited nationally and internationally in solo and group projects including Nous Tous Gallery (LA), Sister Gallery (ADE), Wellington St Projects (NSW) Midsumma Festival (VIC) and localhost gallery (Minecraft)

Patrick Diment

General Manager


Patrick Diment is completing a Masters of Digital Information Management at The University of Technology, Sydney.


He has exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney and was selected to study abroad at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston.

Sally Lewis

MarComms Director


Sally Lewis completed a Masters of Media Arts Production at UTS in 2018.

Her career highlights include Marketing and Communications Director at Kensington Contemporary, General Arts Manager at Chippendale Creative Precinct and Artistic Director of Sugar Glider Gallery, Chippendale.

former producers

Nick Rittar, Sean Healy, Joni Taylor, Shannon O’Neill, Gail Priest, Vicky Clare, Wade Marynowsky, Sumugan Sivanesan, Cat Jones, Ben Byrne, Alex White, Melissa Delaney, Elmar Trefz, Matthew Gingold, Somaya Langley, Daniel Green, Estee Wah, Cara-Ann Simpson, Peter Fitzgibbon, Roslyn Helper, Caitlin Gibson, Andy Huang, Kelly Hayes, Jess Kirkby, Kimberley Bianca