Published 01 September 2020
Published September 2020
Questions of memory, history and identity in the work of Leandro Salomone.
It is fair to say that the development of multicultural arts and the recognition of cultural diversity in Queensland is still in its early stages. Photos (6) of an event at the Cafe Folkloric.
Published June 1991
Survey of five Malaysian artists living and working in Melbourne Australia. Great colour photos of their works.
During the process of producing his artworks, George looks for ways of translating different philosophical ideas into marks and images.
The ceramic work of Silvia Stansfield draws on the cultural legacy of South America. Discussion of the work of this artist with good colour photographs.
...Underlying this linguistic fertility is a migrant intuition of the relativity of language, of the lightness and mutability of its phonology, inflections and syntax. Less portentously there is no migrant to this country who has not experienced those punning co-incidences, echoic repetitions, mutual misunderstandings and mishearings which are the basis of my scripts. It may be no accident that in 1992 Australian voices evoke first contact with the New World.
A great starting point for more research in this area. List prepared by Dr Helen Andreoni, of the School of Aboriginal and Multicultural Studies, University of New England.
Written with Joseph Eisenberg. The National Association for the Visual Arts [NAVA] is currently sponsoring a project on 'Multiculturalism and the immigrant artist in Australian visual culture'. Part of the study focuses on the role of public galleries in appreciating, exhibiting, and acquiring the work of Australian artists from non- English speaking backgrounds [NESB].
It is evident we are trying to redress an imbalance in the cultural representation of our heritage and arts.
Review: State Arts Conference
Tasmanian Arts Industry Council
Photographs of delegates to the conference included.
Discussion of the artist's practice as an artist from Croatia in Melbourne since 1971 - how is it affected by linguistic and ethnic differences.
Colonial Ghettoes: the possibilities and limitations of new identity as vision.
Zofrea wrote "I want my work to sing forever."