Barry William Hale is a visionary and singular artist in the Australian context. Trained at SCA in the 90s, his work centres on a deeply committed, esoteric process. In form, his work spans the high and low brow, from works on paper to performance art. Hale’s work has been exhibited throughout Australia, and Internationally where he has participated in solo and group exhibitions at; DARK MOFO - Invisible House, Australia Steven Romano Gallery NYC, The Grey Gallery – NYU, The Morbid Anatomy Museum, Horse Hospital – London, SH Irving Gallery -Sydney, Scope Art Fair – NYC and the Australian Biennial.
Barry is a highly sought after contributor to artistic and esoteric publications such as Zero Equals Two and Lexicon Magazine. Widely published in contemporary journals and anthologies, his first fictocritial monograph Legion 49 was published by Fulgur Esoterica – London.