Patrick Hartigan
is a Sydney-based artist.

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news May 06, 2017

Versus Rodin

The Art Gallery of SA’s crowded rooms of images and sculptures overwhelm the opportunity of its Versus Rodin exhibition to pit contemporary artists against the figurative master.

news March 25, 2017

Visions of Utopia and Superposition of three types

Two exhibitions of utopian abstraction enable comparison of pure ideological approaches with something gentler. The latter is more satisfying.

news February 18, 2017

Richard Long, Vernon Ah Kee and Diller Scofidio + Renfro

Amid a deluge of data, land and lore tell a compelling story of the actual over the virtual world.

recipe December 17, 2016

Nude: Art from the Tate collection

An AGNSW exhibition of iconic nudes on loan from Tate Britain pays homage to our fascination with the human form.

news November 19, 2016

MONA’s ‘On the Origin of Art’

MONA’s On the Origin of Art features curation by a cognitive scientist, a professor of literature, a psychologist and an evolutionary neurobiologist.

news October 15, 2016

Architect Vo Trong Nghia meditates on creative process

Nature and the interdependence of all things are the keys to architect Vo Trong Nghia creations.

news September 24, 2016

MUMA curator Helen Hughes

In conversation with MUMA's new curator.

recipe September 10, 2016

‘Degas: A New Vision’ at the NGV

Edgar Degas’ early emphasis on the line in masterful renditions of nudes, dancers and horses gave way as his sight faltered, leading to his most interesting paintings.

news August 13, 2016

Nicholas Mangan’s ‘Limits to Growth’

Nicholas Mangan explores the tension between capital and dwindling natural resources, and how they come together in the grim story of asylum seekers held on Nauru.

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