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JULY 2016

AUSTRALIA’S MONTHLY BRIEFING ON art

Cindy Sherman Edgar Degas Airan Kang

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On the Cover

From the Editor Gender and all its complexities come to the fore this issue with three varying previews. Lucy Stranger looks at the National Portrait Gallery’s ‘Tough and Tender’ exhibition, a collection of raw and intimate photographs that address masculinity. Then on to the Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art’s ‘Cindy Sherman’ show, whose many characters mine society’s expectations and ideals. While Melissa Pesa previews the fluid beauty of the National Gallery of Victoria’s ‘Degas A New Vision’, which opens a window to a former time with scenes from the ballet to the boudoir. This is also my last issue as Art Almanac Editor as I pass the reigns to Chloe Mandryk. Having worked across art galleries, publications and festivals, Chloe brings a terrific mix of talent, passion and experience to Art Almanac. Annie Sebel and the Art Almanac team

On the Cover Cindy Sherman The first major show of Sherman’s work in Australia since 2000, the exhibition includes her ‘head shots’ series. From 2000-02, Sherman returned as model after working predominately with mannequins, dolls and props for many years. Often leaving her works untitled and largely open to interpretation, Untitled #402, is an example of Sherman’s continuing play and parody of characters, genres and stereotypes. An exploration of representations of women – taken from the pages of magazines and the world of television and social media – that has informed her practice since her first 1976 series ‘Bus Riders’. Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art Until 3 October, 2016 Brisbane Untitled #402, 2000, Chromogenic colour print, 91.4 x 61cm © The artist Courtesy the artist, Metro Pictures, New York and Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane

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Telstra National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Award Australia’s most prestigious and longest-running award dedicated to Indigenous art and artists returns for its 33rd year. The 2016 winners will be announced on Friday 5 August at the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT), where the Telstra National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Award finalists’ exhibition will be on show 6 August to 30 October. From 244 entries, judges Vernon Ah Kee, Kimberley Moulton, and Don Whyte have nominated 75 artists. Luke Scholes, Curator of Aboriginal Art and Material Culture, says, “From what was an extremely competitive field, Vernon, Kimberley and Don have brought together a wonderfully eclectic assembly of finalists whose work will gather to create a spectacular exhibition.”

Founded in 1984 by MAGNT the award recognises and promotes the quality, diversity and contribution of Indigenous artists from around Australia. This year also marks the 25th anniversary of the relationship between Telstra and MAGNT. Telstra CEO Andrew Penn says, “The Awards create a diverse network of artistic connection and provides a place where talented Indigenous artists from around the country come to be discovered and celebrated.” Prize categories: Telstra Art Award $50,000, Telstra General Painting Award $5,000, Telstra Bark Painting Award $5,000, Telstra Work on Paper Award $5,000, Wandjuk Marika 3D Memorial Award $5,000 and the Telstra Youth Award $5,000.

Museum and Art Gallery Northern Territory 6 August to 30 October, 2016 Northern Territory Robert Fielding, Milkali Kutju, screenprint on fine art paper, edition of 5, 125 x 160 x 4cm 2015 winner of the Telstra Work on Paper for the 32nd Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award Courtesy the artist and Museum and Art Gallery Northern Territory, Darwin

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Wednesday 8 June 2016, the ArtsPeak National Arts Election Debate was held in Melbourne. The three-cornered conversation was between Arts Minister Senator Mitch Fifield, Shadow Arts Minister Mark Dreyfus and Greens Arts Spokesperson, Adam Bandt. The Greens Party reaffirmed their promise to support organisations like Australia Council, ArtStart and Playing Australia with an investment of $270.2 million in additional funding over the next four years and will implement a living wage for artists. The Australian Labor Party also promised, if elected, to restore funding to the arts allocating $80 million over four years for the Australia Council and $60 million for local drama on the ABC. The Coalition, as of this date* have yet to release details of its arts policy.

called for solidarity within the arts, “We’re now seeing the political profile of the arts being raised. The intention of the next two weeks, starting on Friday, is to say to the community, ‘If you care about the arts, show that you care.’” A National Day of Action for the arts was scheduled for Friday 17 June 2016 – a demonstration of support from artists, institutions and organisations across Australia, arousing public support for the arts ahead of the Australian election on Saturday 2 July 2016. #istandwiththearts #ausvotesarts *Written Wednesday 15 June 2016 Photograph: Tanja Bruckner

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Degas: A New Vision by Melissa Pesa

Amid the cluster of tutus and silk stockings, ballerinas stand en pointe in the limelight, composed with semi-perfect discipline. As they prepare to pirouette across the stage, their dance is strengthened by the use of swift lines and striking use of light and colour. The scene, a Parisian dance hall. The artist, Edgar Degas (1834-1917). Avidly exploring the movement of the human body, Degas produced a body of work unrivaled in beauty and innovation. For the latest instalment of the Melbourne Winter Masterpieces series, the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), in partnership with the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and Art Exhibitions Australia (AEA), present the most significant international survey exhibition of the work of Edgar Degas in almost thirty years. Curated by eminent French scholar and former Director of the Musée du Louvre, Henri Loyrette, ‘Degas: A New Vision’ explores the complete span of the artist’s 50-year career, highlighting his technical, conceptual and 42

expressive achievements across the different mediums of painting, sculpture, drawing, printmaking and photography. The exhibition is evidence that Degas is more than just a painter of dancers. The comprehensive exhibition fills the gallery space with over 200 works of art on loan from more than 50 cities and 12 countries. Presented thematically, the works are sectioned according to the many subjects that fascinated Degas throughout his career: family portraits like the iconic The Bellelli family (c.1858-1867), nudes, his renowned theatre halls like The rehearsal (c.187378) and On stage III (1876-77), as well as emotive portrayals of Parisian nightlife; the brothel, the racecourse, the art exhibition and the café. These places of leisure gave rise to the important figure in 19th century French culture, the flâneur – a person who walks the city in order to experience it – the quintessential counterpart to Degas. Captivated by modern life, Degas depicted these scenes with great sensitivity, observing the isolation and psychological complexity of his subjects.


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Airan Kang Airan Kang, has a thing for books. The South Korean artist can’t help but gravitate towards the written word. An ever-flowing source of inspiration for her work, she creates paintings, sculptures and installations that pay homage to their importance. “My work has been delving into symbolisation of books, their epistemological, ontological significance and inalterable value as a source of information and knowledge throughout human history,” says Kang. Since the 1990s, Kang has been working on her ‘Digital Book Project’, where dust jackets are enshrined in clear or mirrored plastic and lit up with LEDs to become neon sculptures that flicker, glow and change colour; calling the viewer to get closer. Libraries, journals, poems, words and typography entwine with technology, bringing the internal world of ideas, thoughts and the imagination, into the exterior; carving and creating ‘interspaces’ with them.

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Her candy-coloured sculptures come to Sydney as part of the Museum of Contemporary Art’s, ‘New Romance – art and the posthuman’ exhibition. It brings together Australian and Korean artists who reflect on ideas of the future, what it means to be human, and our relationship with technology. Curator Anna Davis says she was interested in including Kang’s work as it “makes me think about the future of knowledge. It raises questions such as: ‘How will we store knowledge in the future?’, ‘What bits of it will we value?’ and ‘Will we absorb it in the same ways?’ Kang suggests that the way we are absorbing knowledge now is becoming more multi-sensory and she links this to synaesthesia where senses get mixed up and combined.” When did you know you wanted to be an artist? I can remember that I have been into drawing since I was very young. Things were very natural that I got into Art High School and Art College consequently. Probably all of the complements and support throughout that time made me become an artist.


Out-of-Sync I Can Hardly Wait: Stuplimity and the Aesthetics of Neo-Liberalism

Catherine Truman

This exhibition is one of an ongoing series of short video performances by Melbourne-based collaborators Norie Neumark and Maria Miranda (Out-of-Sync).

The Art Gallery of South Australia have long recognised the significance of Adelaide-based artist Catherine Truman in Australian contemporary jewellery and object making. It is fitting that her work be the subject of the Gallery’s 2016 exhibition for SALA – South Australian Living Artists Festival.

For over 20 years, the duo have engaged with questions of culture, place and memory in an attempt to explore and understand the concept of provocation found in literary texts and popular cultural forms such as film, TV and music. Borrowing from literary author Sianne Ngai’s concept of ‘stuplimity’ – the playing around between the sublime and the stupid – Out-ofSync explore the aesthetics of neo-liberalism through slapstick comedy, primarily from the well-known American vaudeville act, the Three Stooges.

For thirty-five years, Truman has largely drawn inspiration from the anatomy of the human form, its movement, limitations and our obsessive drive to understand it. This inquisitive nature has led her to explore the relationship between art and science through detailed, miniature carvings. The works, although not entirely representative, are still deeply familiar. Art Gallery of South Australia Until 4 September, 2016

BLINDSIDE Artist-Run Space Until 16 July, 2016

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Red Laboratory Shells (from some uncertain facts), 2012, hand-carved English lime, shu niku ink, laboratory glass Photograph: Grant Hancock Courtesy the artist and Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

Shredded, 2015, still from video Courtesy the artists and BLINDSIDE Artist-Run Space, Melbourne

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Artist Opportunities Art Almanac prides itself on being a resource for artists. Each month, we present a snapshot of what opportunities are available for artists in these editorial pages. Enjoy and good luck! ART AWARDS The Aikenhead Centre for Medical Discovery Research Week Art Prize 2016 Entries close 15 July An acquisitive award, artists are invited to respond to the theme ‘art in science, science in art’ by exploring the intersection between these two disciplines through the artistic medium. www.ivvy.com/event/ACMD16 Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award Entries close 5 August The JADA award seeks to encourage and promote innovation and excellence in drawing. Australia’s richest regional drawing award, the major award of $20,000 is acquisitive. graftongallery.nsw.gov.au Redland Art Awards Entries close 12 August A biennial contemporary painting competition open to all Australian artists, presented by Redland Art Gallery. The 2016 Awards features four prizes, totalling over $20,000. www.redlandartawards.org.au Young Artist Award Entries close 12 August Young artists are invited to submit 2D artworks in the categories of Painting and Drawing of a subject created and “observed from life”. Open to all Queensland residents aged 17 to 30. Subject, genre, stylistic approach and medium are of the artist’s choice. www.rqasbiennial.com.au

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A.M.E. Bale Travelling Scholarship and Art Prize 2016 Entries close 3 October Awarded biennially to Australian artists who have demonstrated talent and achievement in traditional styles; realist, figurative and representational styles. The Art Prize is intended to encourage, support and advance classical training of emerging artists who are pursuing the study and practice of traditional art and who desire to study the works of old masters. www.gleneira.vic.gov.au/Bale EXHIBITION PROPOSALS There are opportunities aplenty for artists with a number of spaces calling for proposals as part of regular and group or standalone solo exhibitions. There are also funding grant and residency opportunities available. Art Almanac has selected a few of the galleries and funding bodies calling for proposals. A.I.R – Ashfield Artist in Residence Applications close 14 August The Inner West Council is seeking artists to participate in the 2017/2018 Artist in Residence program. Open to all art forms and disciplines. There are four residencies available between May 2017 and April 2018. www.ashfield.nsw.gov.au Bellevue Gallery – Double Bay A new artist-run studio and gallery space in the heart of Sydney’s Double Bay invites artists to submit proposals for their exhibition program. www.toolangisculpture.com Tortoiseshell Gallery Professional Australian artists working in painting, printmaking and works on paper, inspired to be a part of Tortoiseshell Gallery’s 2016 exhibition program are invited to submit proposals online. www.tortoiseshellgallery.com


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TarraWarra Museum of Art

Town Hall Gallery

311 Healesville-Yarra Glen Road, Healesville 3777. T (03) 5957-3100. W www.twma.com.au Adults $7.50, Seniors $5.00; Concession free (children, students and pensioners). H Tues-Sun 11.00 to 5.00. Visit website for public programs and events. To July 31 Panorama: Part Two featuring selected works from the TarraWarra Museum of Art collection, Panorama will explore the divergent ways in which artists have represented the Australian landscape over the past several decades. The term panorama will create a context for how artists see the landscape – not simply as a depiction of it, but also an evocation of the layers of history within it. Also, the scarifier by Judy Watson – Watson’s process lies in revealing hidden stories within Country, working from site and memory, revealing Indigenous histories, following lines of emotional and physical topography that centre on particular places and moments in time. Watson has been invited to create new work for the North Gallery, where she will respond to the Museum’s situation in the Yarra Valley.

(map ref 4-F) Hawthorn Arts Centre, 360 Burwood Road, Hawthorn 3122. T (03) 9278-4626. E townhallgallery@boroondara.vic.gov.au W www.townhallgallery.com.au H Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 11.00 to 4.00, closed Mon. To Aug 21 Main Galleries: Imagined Worlds featuring Andrew Mezei, Tony Lloyd, Kate Shaw, Ara Dolatian, Ben Taranto, Christie Torrington, Connor Grogan, Alice Wormald and Kevin Chin (see ad page 8). July 5 to 31 Community Project Wall: Mind and Matter by Susan Lowe.

Ten Cubed

(map ref 12-F) 430 Albert Street, East Melbourne 3002. T (03) 9662-1484. E admin@victorianartistssociety.com.au W victorianartistssociety.com.au/exhibitions H Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat-Sun 1.00 to 4.00.

Walker Street Gallery & Arts Centre

(map ref 5-F) 1489 Malvern Road, Glen Iris 3146. T (03) 9822-0833. E info@tencubed.com.au W www.tencubed.com.au . H Tues-Sat 10.00 to 4.00. A private collection of contemporary art, open to the general public. To Aug 27 Noel McKenna. Born in Brisbane, Queensland, Noel McKenna’s paintings depict the ordinary and unremarkable to reveal a simple beauty in everyday scenarios. A master also of watercolour, printmaking and ceramics, Ten Cubed will be exhibiting works collected so far.

(map ref 7-I, Melway 90 D8, E7) Cnr Walker and Robinson streets, Dandenong 3175. T (03) 9706-8441. E walkerstgallery@cgd.vic.gov.au W www.walkerstgallery.com.au H Mon-Fri 11.00 to 5.00, Sat 11.00 to 3.00, closed Sun and public hols. Walker Street Gallery & Arts Centre is South Eastern Melbourne’s premier art centre. Celebrating 30 years of art in 2016. July 7 to 30 (opening Thurs July 7, 6.30pm) Home and Art Prize an exhibition of artists with an asylum seeker or refugee background.

Tolarno Galleries

Whitehorse Artspace

(map ref 13-E) Level 4, 104 Exhibition Street, Melbourne 3000. T (03) 9654-6000 F 9654-7000. E mail@tolarnogalleries.com W tolarnogalleries.com Director: Jan Minchin (member of ACGA). H Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 1.00 to 5.00. To July 16 Ben Quilty. July 23 to Aug 20 Caroline Rothwell.

Noel McKenna Tall dog at table, 2015 oil on board

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TEN CUBED see gallery listing

(map ref 4-I) Box Hill Town Hall, 1022 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill 3128. T (03) 9262-6250. W www.whitehorseartspace.com.au H Tues-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 12.00 to 4.00. To July 16 Highlights from the Ceramics Victoria Collection. In 2015, after 45 years of existence, Ceramics Victoria donated its entire collection to the City of Whitehorse. This exhibition showcases a variety of styles and techniques from each decade, together with works by emerging artists like Yuso Lee and Ruby Pilven. Mid-career and long-established ceramicists are represented by Neville French, Pamela Irving, Ted Secombe and Jill Symes. July 20 to Aug 13 Art and Design: Yarra Valley Grammar Certificate IV see the early work of the art and design professionals of the future from graduates of the Certificate IV in Design at Yarra Valley Grammar. Marvel at the talent of these young artists who will exhibit painting, drawing, printmaking and 3-dimensional design in their first professional exhibition.


Australian Capital Territory

ANCA Gallery

Canberra Glassworks

(map ref 8-H) 1 Rosevear Place, Dickson 2602. T (02) 6247-8736. E gallery@anca.net.au W www.anca.net.au H Wed-Sun 12.00 to 5.00. June 30 to July 10 (opening Thurs June 30, 6pm) PIN SIX exhibition of miniature wearable artworks by artists from around Australia. July 13 to 31 (opening Wed July 13, 6pm) Highway to the Wilderness a solo exhibition by Canberra-based emerging artist Anja Loughhead.

(map ref 8-H) 11 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston 2604. T (02) 6260-7005. E contactus@canberraglassworks.com W www.canberraglassworks.com Free entry. H Wed-Sun 10.00 to 4.00. To July 17 Light Translations – an exhibition of new works by Holly Grace and Lisa Cahill exploring place and identity, reflecting the natural and cultural environments of Denmark and Australia. July 28 to Sept 4 Canberra Glassworks gallery: Hindmarsh Prize Exhibition – an exhibition recognising excellence, and promoting appreciation of the world-class artists working in glass who live and practice in the ACT and region.

ANU Drill Hall Gallery (map ref 8-H) Kingsley Street (off Barry Drive), Acton 2601. T (02) 6125-5832. E dhg@anu.edu.au W dhg.anu.edu.au Director: Terence Maloon. Re-opening July 15 to Aug 14 Streets of Papunya.

ANU School of Art Gallery Main Gallery and Foyer Gallery (map ref 8-H) 105 Childers Street, Acton 2602. T (02) 6125-5841. E sofagallery@anu.edu.au W soa.anu.edu.au H During Main Gallery exhibitions Tues-Fri 10.30 to 5.00, Sat 12.00 to 5.00, closed SunMon and public hols.

Beaver Galleries (map ref 8-H) 81 Denison Street, Deakin, Canberra 2600. T (02) 6282-5294 F (02) 6281-1315. E mail@beavergalleries.com.au W www.beavergalleries.com.au Directors: Martin & Susie Beaver (member of ACGA). H Tues-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 9.00 to 5.00. Canberra’s largest private gallery featuring regular exhibitions of contemporary paintings, prints, sculpture, glass and ceramics by established and emerging Australian artists.

Belconnen Arts Centre (map ref 8-H) 118 Emu Bank, Belconnen 2617. T (02) 6173-3300. E info@belconnenartscentre.com.au W www.belconnenartscentre.com.au H Tues-Sun 10.00 to 4.00. July 22 to Aug 14 (opening Fri July 22, 5.30pm) Gallery: The Encyclopedia of Forgotten Things – University of Canberra Faculty of Arts and Design. Foyer: Rarities by Sonja Karl. Arts Lounge: Encircle by Ruby Berry.

Canberra Contemporary Art Space, Manuka (map ref 8-H) 19 Furneaux Street, Manuka 2603. T (02) 6247-0188. E info@ccas.com.au W www.ccas.com.au H Thurs-Sun 11.00 to 5.00. Visit website for exhibitions. July 21 to 31 Animal Magnetism by Lucas Davidson.

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Canberra Museum and Gallery (map ref 8-H) Cnr London Circuit and Civic Square, Canberra City 2600. T (02) 6207-3968. W www.cmag.com.au H Mon-Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat-Sun 12.00 to 4.00. July 9 to Oct 2 Michael Taylor: A Survey 1963-2016 paintings and drawings. See ad page 19.

M16 Artspace (map ref 8-H) 21 Blaxland Crescent, Griffith 2603. T (02) 6295-9438. E office@m16artspace.com W www.m16artspace.com H Wed-Sun 12.00 to 5.00. To July 3 Gallery 1: Re:Place – Sue Chancellor, Elisa Crossing and Phil Page. Gallery 2: A Potted History by Caroline Walker-Grime. Gallery 3: Scores by Manuel Pfieffer. July 7 to 24 Gallery 1a: Painting the Town by Night by Julie Ann Spencer. Gallery 1b: The 2nd Edition – Sophie Bishop, Mimi Fairall, Michelle Hallinan, Jess Higgins, Kelly Hayes and Rebecca Setnicar. Gallery 2: Score Number 0013 Emotion Ensemble by Shags. Gallery 3: Magic Lines by Elizabeth Faul. July 28 to Aug 14 Gallery 1: Wall to Wall 2016 – M16 Tenants Exhibition. Gallery 2: Kitchen Garden, curated by Jenny Manning. Gallery 3: Ecstatic Returns by Eddie Newman.

Manning Clark House & Gallery (map ref 8-H) 11 Tasmania Circle, Forrest 2603. T (02) 6295-1808. E info@manningclark.org.au W www.manningclark.org.au H Tues-Sun 10.00 to 3.00. Poetry Readings: Thurs June 30, 7.30pm at MCH by Judith Crispin, Michael Thorley, Jessica Wilkinson and MC Kathy Kitual. $10 and $7 for MCH members and low income earners. Manning Clarke Lecture: George Megologenis, Whither Australia? Wed July 20, 6pm at National Library. $20 and $10 for MCH members and low income earners. For further information contact Geoff Lazarus 0419-369-206.


37 Hunter Street, Hobart 7000. H Mon-Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 12.00 to 4.00. July 8 to 19 Drawn Life artwork by participants in the Clemente Program.

Handmark Gallery Unique Tasmanian Art & Design, 77 Salamanca Place, Hobart 7000. Also, 2 Russell Street, Evandale, 7212. T Hobart: (03) 6223-7895, Evandale: (03) 6391-8193. E Hobart: hobart@handmark.com.au, Evandale: evandale@handmark.com.au W handmark.com.au Hobart: To July 11 Ella Noonan and Emily Snadden new works on paper and jewellery. July 15 to Aug 8 Jock Young new paintings. Evandale: July 3 to Aug 3 Mandy Renard new works on paper.

The Henry Jones Art Hotel 25 Hunter Street, Hobart 7000. T (03) 6210-7700. E art@thehenryjones.com W www.thehenryjones.com Australia’s first dedicated Art Hotel showcasing leading and emerging Tasmanian artists in a continuously changing display of over 300 original contemporary artworks throughout the property.

Sawtooth ARI Level 1, 160 Cimitiere Street, Launceston 7250. T (03) 6331-2777. E sawtoothari@gmail.com W www.sawtooth.org.au Director: Patrick Sutczak Free entry. H Wed-Fri 12.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00. July 1 to 23 no chill by Catherine Phillips. See ad below.

Tasmania

Entrepot Art Gallery Tasmanian College of the Arts, University of Tasmania

Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Dunn Place (enter via the Watergate), Hobart 7000. T (03) 6165-7000. W www.tmag.tas.gov.au H Tues-Sun 10.00 to 4.00, closed Mon, Anzac Day, Good Friday and Christmas Day.

Wagner Framemakers 72 Brisbane Street, Hobart 7000. T (03) 6234-8599. E info@wagnerframemakers.com.au W www.wagnerframemakers.com.au Wagner Framemakers offers a fresh and contemporary approach to fine art picture framing.

MONA Museum of Old and New Art 655 Main Road, Berriedale, Hobart 7011. T (03) 6277-9900. E info@mona.net.au W www.mona.net.au Visit website for details.

Plimsoll Gallery Tasmanian College of the Arts, niversity of Tasmania Hunter Street, Hobart 7000. T (03) 6226-4300. E jane.barlow@utas.edu.au W www.utas.edu.au/plimsoll H Wed-Sun 12.00 to 5.00 during exhibitions, closed on Tues and public hols.

Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery Art Gallery at 2 Wellington Street, and Museum at 2 Invermay Road, Launceston 7250. T (03) 6323-3777. W www.qvmag.tas.gov.au H Daily 10.00 to 4.00 (closed Christmas Day and Good Friday). To July 31 Community Collectors: Mark Davis and Simon Wood – Thunderbirds Fever! To Oct 23 The World Inside: 125 years of the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery. July 9 to Sept 4 Kevin Lincoln: The eye’s mind toured by Art Gallery of Ballarat.

Primordial, 2016, acrylic and mixed media on board image credit Mathew Groom

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Australia’s Monthly Briefing on Art

Art Almanac July 2016 Issue  

Australia’s Monthly Briefing on Art

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