Published 01 March 2018
National Gallery of Australia
13 August – 31 October 2010
Published March 2011
One of the curators of the Singapore Biennale Australian Russell Storer explains how the Biennale is a sited conversation, about place as well as process.
Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), Hobart
22 January – 7 July 2011
London-based curator and postgraduate researcher Tania Doropolous discusses 10,000 Lives: the Eighth Gwangju Biennale as well as the curatorial summer school that accompanied it.
Curator: Eliza Burke
Rosny Barn, Hobart
12 November - 5 December 2010
Last week, I was standing in front of a man called Daryl who has lived in the Campbelltown suburb of Minto for 20 years. I saw him dance some of the story of his life.
Heathcote Museum and Art Gallery, Perth
21 January - 27 February 2011
This text is my earnest response to the question posed to me: how do artists approach cultural diversity in relation to their work or arts practice?
Curator Susan Gibb interviews Tasmanian artist James Newitt whose 2006 video Altered State involves three Hobart residents, Alfred from Sierra Leone, Aurelia from Sudan and Fabio from Zimbabwe.
Novelist, freelance writer and contributor to Inside Story website www.inside.org.au Jane Goodall writes about the recent floods in Queensland in relation to climate change and art and how "we need the merging energies of many artists to shift the consciousness of an era mesmerised by determination to perpetuate a way of life that may well be no longer viable."
Curator, artist and doctoral candidate Lisa Harms writes about two artists, Nasim Nasir and Siamak Fallah, both originally from Iran who now live and work in Adelaide and make work that references their homeland.