visual art

visual art June 19, 2021

Hilma af Klint

The visionary abstractions of Hilma af Klint – now on show in a luminous exhibition at the AGNSW – demand that the history of Modernism be rewritten.

visual art June 12, 2021

Shadow Boxer

As Maitland Regional Art Gallery’s exhibition Shadow Boxer demonstrates, there are strong parallels between the making of art and the art of boxing.

visual art June 12, 2021

Performance artist Mike Parr

Mike Parr is Australia’s most-celebrated performance artist. His latest work undoes assumptions about what it means to look and to see.

visual art May 29, 2021

Ramsay Art Prize

Now in its third iteration, Australia’s richest art prize for people under 40 has been won by South Australian artist Kate Bohunnis.

visual art May 22, 2021

Artist Maria Fernanda Cardoso

For the past three decades, artist Maria Fernanda Cardoso has blurred the line between the natural world and human artifice, demanding that we look more closely at nature.

visual art May 15, 2021

Through a Lens of Visitation

Through a Lens of Visitation – Dale Harding’s collaboration with his mother, textile artist Kate Harding – creates a vast, tactile exhibition that challenges individual authorship.

visual art May 1, 2021

Stanislava Pinchuk’s Terra Data

Stanislava Pinchuk’s astute and surprising survey exhibition, Terra Data, explores the human aftermath of catastrophe through delicate works drawn from data-mapping.

visual art April 17, 2021

Thai mural master Phaptawan Suwannakudt

Thai–Australian artist Phaptawan Suwannakudt has been challenging norms throughout her distinguished career, which began when her famous father taught her to paint.

visual art April 17, 2021

Invisible Border

Invisible Border at Brisbane’s IMA features the exquisite work of celebrated miniature artist Khadim Ali scaled up to monumental tapestries.

visual art April 10, 2021

TarraWarra Biennial Slow Moving Waters

The TarraWarra Museum of Art’s 2021 biennial explores the utopia of slow time as both defiance and melancholia.

visual art April 3, 2021

The National 2021

In its third showing, The National – which exhibits new Australian art across three major Sydney galleries – highlights uncertainties about our national identity.