ANMM Titanic Bow Mirs

James Cameron – Challenging the Deep

A major new immersive exhibition about the history-making deep-sea expeditions of deep-sea explorer and director James Cameron has opened at the Australian National Maritime Museum. Developed by the Australian National M...
Angus Mordant, Oceti Sakown Camp, North Dakota, USA (detail)

Angus Mordant: Standing Rock

The Northern Rivers region has long been known as a place of active political dissent, with Australia’s first protests against logging rainforest taking place in Terania Creek, and more recently the anti-CSG protests at ...
NGV Utagawa Hiroshige II, Nakanocho in the Yoshiwara

Japonisme: Japan and the Birth of Modern Art

In 1854, Japan opened its borders to international trade following a long period of self-imposed isolation. The resulting influx of Japanese artworks into Europe triggered an artistic revolution, known as Japonisme, that...
CPAC, Tina Havelock Stevens, Giant Rock, 2017 (video still)

Sydney Artist wins 65th Blake Prize

Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre (CPAC) has announced Sydney artist, Tina Havelock Stevens, as the winner of the 65th Blake Prize. A Surry Hills NSW local, Stevens was selected as the winner from 80 finalist works. A blind ...
Arthur Boyd, The Drover, 1948

Home of the Boyds: Harkaway and the Grange

The relationship of the famous Boyd family dynasty with the Harkaway and Narre Warren region is explored in Home of the Boyds: Harkaway and The Grange – a defining new exhibition at Bunjil Place Gallery in Melbourn...
SAM Raquel Ormella

I hope you get this: Raquel Ormella

Works reflecting on the intersections of art and activism by one of Australia’s leading contemporary artists, Raquel Ormella, will be exhibited at Shepparton Art Museum from 26 May 2018 in I hope you get this: Raquel Orm...
MoB Life in Irons Danie Mellor

Life in Irons: Brisbane’s Convict Stories

Providing a vivid insight into daily existence in the Moreton Bay penal colony from 1824 – 1839, the Museum of Brisbane presents Life in Irons: Brisbane’s Convict Stories, on display from 18 May 2018. Moreton Bay penal c...
Edwin Tanner The Hollow Men 1966

Edwin Tanner: Mathematical Expressionist

How do you describe an artist whose work deftly and often wittily combines a diverse range of interests and expertise, including engineering, mathematics, aeronautics and analytic philosophy, together with a great passio...