(Detail), Universal Soldier. Courtesy Tony Albert

Trench art: Sappers and shrapnel

On trench art and material culture in contemporary art

Lisa Slade is Project Curator at the Art Gallery of South Australia. She is currently working on a trench art project drawing on the collection of the Australian War Memorial and featuring the art of contemporary artists Tony Albert, Olga Cironis, Nicholas Folland, Brett Graham, Richard Lewer, Alasdair McLuckie, Ben Quilty and Sera Waters. The Anzac Centenary Arts and Culture Fund have funded the first stage of this project.

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