A maverick on fabric: the strange, unconventional art of Jenny Watson
By Sasha Grishin, Adjunct Professor of Art History, Australian National University Is Jenny Watson Australia’s equivalent to Tracey Emin? Watson is about a decade older; she is …
The guitar changed the world … but how did the world change the guitar?
Such is the ubiquity of the guitar that its popularity can be taken for granted, its history overlooked. The period between the 1890s and 1940s was crucial …
Melbourne’s 9 X 5 exhibition … the time is NOW
More than 300 contemporary visual artists have contributed original artworks for the 9 X 5 NOW exhibition at the Victorian College of the Arts, which runs from …
Artist Kirsty Budge in her own words
New Zealand-born, Melbourne-based artist Kirsty Budge is a graduate of the Victorian College of the Arts, recipient of the 2014 Stirling Collective Award for Painting and …
9 X 5 NOW at the VCA: see the artworks
Meet 9 X 5 NOW curator Dr Elizabeth Gower, as she unboxes some of the 300+ works contributed by Victorian College of the Arts artists and …
Restless works by Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists
Restless, at the Margaret Lawrence Gallery, Melbourne, exhibits recent works by Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists as a counterpoint to the “welt” paintings by Gordon Bennett (1955–2014). …
Art and science loom in the jellyfish bloom
The work of VCA Art alumna Penelope Davis blends art and science to form a commentary on the impact of climate change. By Kate Stanton, University …
9 X 5 NOW exhibition receives huge response by Australia’s leading artists
More than 300 contemporary visual artists have contributed original artworks for the upcoming 9×5 NOW exhibition at the Margaret Lawrence Gallery in June 2017.
Gallery: Artists bring cross-cultural exchange to Jakarta
An exhibition at the Galeri Nasional Indonesia focuses on Sally Smart and Entang Wiharso’s work
Can You See What We See? Yarram 2015 [Video]
Watch Yarram residents participate in a walking tour inviting local people to see their town from a traveler’s perspective.
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