Australian artist and activist Zanny Begg wins inaugural Artbank + ACMI Commission


The Sydney-based artist and filmmaker wins inaugural Artbank + ACMI Commission for her proposed video installation The Beehive.

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“Every Brilliant Eye: Australian Art of the 1990s” at the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne


The exhibition highlights the diverse time of growth in Australian art in the 1990s.

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Australia’s ACMI appoints new Director of Exhibitions and Collections


Paul Bowers will start as ACMI’s new Director of Exhibitions and Collections from 31 August 2017.

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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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“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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