Luke Roberts: Panel Discussion, 'The Fashioning of Identity', Griffith University Art Museum

Posted 16/09/2017

Artist Luke Roberts will be involved in The fashioning of identity: bodies, politics and performative strategies
with Dr Nadia Buick, Gerwyn Davies and Chantal Fraser, a panel discussion at Griffith Univeristy Art Museum on September 19 at 6pm. The panel will explore the use of costume and body adornment in contemporary art, and the practice of assuming personas and using the artist’s body. To rsvp email artmuseum@griffith.edu.au.

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Gareth Sansom: 'Transformer' featured by the Guardian

Posted 15/09/2017

Works from Gareth Sansom's major retrospective Gareth Sansom: Transformer have been featured by The Guardian.

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Dale Harding: Major Commission featured in QAGOMA Blog

Posted 07/09/2017

 Dale Harding has been featured on the QAGOMA blog, focussing on his major commission for Queensland Art Gallery's new permanent hang of the Australian Art Collection. The article can be read here. The new permanent exhibition opens on Saturday 30 September. More information here.

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Vernon Ah Kee, Louise Hearman, Khaled Sabsabi: 2018 Adelaide Biennial Artists Announced

Posted 07/09/2017

 Vernon Ah Kee, Louise Hearman and Khaled Sabsabi have been announced as part of the 2018 Adelaide Biennal of Australian Art: Divided Worlds at the Art Gallery of South Australia. The 2018 Biennial runs from Friday 3 March to Sunday 3 June 2018. More information here.

Eugene Carchesio, Rosslynd Piggott: 'weep for painting: seven non-occasions' MARS Gallery, Melbourne

Posted 07/09/2017

 Eugene Carchesio and Rosslynd Piggott are included in weep for painting: seven non-occasions, a group show curated by Domenico de Clario at MARS Gallery, Melbourne. The exhibition seeks to understand how the selected artists have responded to an experience of reverence for another artist's work. The exhibition runs from Thursday 31 August to Saturday 16 September.

Richard Bell, Gordon Bennett, Aleks Danko, Dale Harding: Australian Collection Permanent Exhibtion, QAG, Brisbane

Posted 31/08/2017

 The new permanent exhibition of QAGoMA's Australian Art collection includes major works by artists Richard Bell, Gordon Bennett and Aleks Danko, as well as a major commission from Dale Harding. The reconfigured Australian Art spaces capture major historical moments from first contact to colonisation, and exploration to immigration.

Helga Groves, Raquel Ormella, Judy Watson: 'Limitless Horizon: Vertical Perspective', GOMA

Posted 26/08/2017

 Limitless Horizon: Vertical Perspective draws together an array of artistic approaches that represent the landscape from a vertical perspective, including work by Helga Groves, Raquel Ormella, Judy Watson. Many of the artists in this exhibition remind us how the conceptual parameters of mapping can change our perception of place. The exhibition opens on Saturday 26 August and runs until Sunday 25 March 2018.

TOM NICHOLSON: 'ALL THAT IS SOLID . . .' TARRAWARRA INTERNATIONAL 2017, Victoria

Posted 11/08/2017

The work of Tom Nicholson will appear in the 2017 Tarrawarra International exhibition, titled All That is Solid... at the Tarrawarra Museum of ArtThe Australian and international artists in this exhibition depict precarious histories, and their art offers imaginative responses. The exhibition opens on Saturday 2 September and runs until Sunday 12 November 2017.

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Judy Watson: 'Experimenta Make Sense: International Triennial of Media Art', RMIT Gallery, Melbourne

Posted 03/08/2017

Judy Watson's interactive database of massacres of Indigenous communities across Australia the names of places is being exhibited as part of Experimenta Make Sense: Triennial of Media Art at the RMIT Gallery. Experimenta is where creativity and technology collide.

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Rosslynd Piggott: 'Garden Fracture / Mirror in Vapour', Murano Glass Museum, Spazio Conterie, Venice

Posted 03/08/2017

The work of Rosslynd Piggott will appear at a solo exhibition Garden Fracture / Mirror in Vapour at Venice's famous Murano, Glass Museum, Spazio Conterie. For three years Piggott worked in Murano in perfect harmony with the maestro Maurizio Vidal, an expert engraver who more than any other has learned the secrets of his art. The exhibition opens on the Friday 29 September and runs until Sunday 3 December 2017.

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