Published 01 June 2019
State Library of NSW
National Gallery of Australia
13 August – 31 October 2010
Curator: Vivien Gaston
National Gallery of Victoria
Published March 2011
20 November 2010 – 13 February 2011
Araluen Arts Centre, Alice Springs, NT
A flying journey through some of the Australia Council's most recent innovative projects which are also conversations with community partners and where outcomes are broad and diverse leading potentially to new forms of contemporary art practice...
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?
Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), Hobart
22 January – 7 July 2011
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."
Next Wave Artistic Director Emily Sexton and Next Wave Artistic Program
manager Ulanda Blair discuss the waves of Invisible Structures a project curated by Next Wave and supported by Asialink in which Australian artist collectives do exchanges with collectives in Tokyo, Singapore and Yogyakarta.
18 December 2010 – 26 April 2011
South Australia's Craftsouth ran an outstanding workshop series in May 2010 where refugees with traditional craft skills from six countries taught their secrets to Australian craftspeople.
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.
Writer, researcher and arts manager Christen Cornell studies the way China is now much more of a player on the international art curcuit than Australia and what it means to young Chinise-Australian artists.