visual art

visual art November 27, 2021

Author and artist Shubigi Rao

Shubigi Rao’s unclassifiable writing and visual art wryly unpack the disappearances of Empire.

visual art November 27, 2021

Found and Gathered

In the NGV Australia exhibition Found and Gathered, Rosalie Gascoigne and Lorraine Connelly-Northey reveal the richness of debris.

dance November 20, 2021

2022 Sydney Festival director Olivia Ansell

Sydney Festival’s new director, Olivia Ansell, wants to remind the city of its unruly histories.

visual art November 17, 2021

Family: Visions of a Shared Humanity

In Family: Visions of a Shared Humanity at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, video artists explore the racial politics of colonial diasporas.

visual art November 13, 2021

In the fibre of her being

A poignant Western Sydney exhibition demands we pay attention to visions that women have long made material.

visual art November 6, 2021

Doug Aitken: New Era

In New Era, Doug Aitken’s politically charged art insists on a dialogue with its viewers.

visual art October 23, 2021

Ballarat International Foto Biennale

Portraits are a constant in this year’s Ballarat International Foto Biennale, which rewards repeated viewings.

visual art October 9, 2021

Reversible Destiny: Australian and Japanese Contemporary Photography

A Tokyo exhibition of Australian and Japanese photographers explores how the image affects history, memory and our notions of self.

visual art October 2, 2021

Brent Harris’s The Stations revamp

Brent Harris returns to the subject that helped build his reputation more than three decades ago, The Stations.

visual art August 28, 2021

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards

The 36th National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards on display in Darwin amply demonstrates the range and quality of contemporary First Nations visual art.

visual art August 21, 2021

White Male Artist

A mischievous work of conceptual art aims to critique the multimillion-dollar art market in NFTs – and the joke might ultimately be on the buyers.