NGV Ivor Francis, Speed! 1931

Brave New World: Australia 1930s

High-rise buildings, fast trains and engineering feats such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge jostled against the Great Depression, conservatism and a looming Second World War during the 1930s, one of the most turbulent decad...
The Great Strike 1917 - National Library of Australia

1917: The Great Strike

A new exhibition that commemorates the centenary of one of Australia’s largest industrial conflicts, 1917: The Great Strike will be presented at Carriageworks from 15 July – 27 August 2017. Presented by Carriageworks and...
Jim Dine, Two Florida bathrobes, 1986

Jim Dine: A Life in Print

Spanning 45 years of work, the National Gallery of Victoria presents Australia’s first exhibition devoted to the prints of acclaimed American artist Jim Dine in Jim Dine: A Life in Print at NGV International from 8 July ...
MCA Jenny Watson, Portrait for Nick, 1977 (detail)

Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy

A leading Australian artist whose conceptual painting practice spans more than four decades, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia presents Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy on display from 5 July 2017. Curated by MCA C...