Dr Christian Thompson wins inaugural ACMI Mordant Family VR Commission


Aboriginal Australian artist Dr Christian Thompson is one of Australia’s leading visual artists and the first to win the new ACMI Mordant Family VR Commission focusing on the medium of VR (virtual reality).

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“Chinese Whispers and Other Stories”, photography-based exhibition tours Canberra and Melbourne, Australia


Four young female Australia-based artists explore cultural identity and ‘Asianness’ in exhibitions in Canberra and Melbourne. Art Radar takes a closer look at the themes that intrigue all four artists. From 27 April to 21 May 2017 Canberra’s Manuka Arts … Continue reading

“Political Acts: Pioneers of Performance Art in Southeast Asia” at the Arts Centre Melbourne


Art Radar takes a closer look at some of the participating performance artists and their practice in “Political Acts: Pioneers of Performance Art in Southeast Asia”.

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Japanese artist Miyanaga Akira’s “Realtime” at the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne


The museum show marks the first time Japanese artist Miyanaga Akira has exhibited in Australia.

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“Time, Light, Japan”: Japanese art from the 1990s to now at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney


The exhibition “Time, Light, Japan” at the Art Gallery of New South Wales explores the cyclical nature of time through video, photography, sound and installation.

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“Who’s Afraid of Colour?”: 118 Aboriginal women artists at NGV Australia


“Who’s Afraid of Colour?” showcases the work of female Australian Indigenous artists at the National Gallery Victoria.

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“Home Thoughts from Abroad”: three emerging artists at Adelaide Fringe Festival 2017


Held at the artist run initiative Praxis ARTSPACE, the exhibition “Home Thoughts from Abroad” showcases video, painting and installation from three Australia-based artists.

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The Art of Numbers: Japan’s Tatsuo Miyajima at the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia – artist profile


Using colour, light and numbers, Tatsuo Miyajima explores the nature of continual change in the world.

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