Nadine Christensen explores the unextraordinary
Nadine Christensen’s survey exhibition at Buxton Contemporary spans more than two decades of her practice, bringing together 80 works that explore the quotidian with substantial depth and humour.
Julie Fragar on “painting in the first person”
With a current survey exhibition at Rockhampton Museum of Art chronicling 23 years of painting and photography, Julie Fragar talks about creative influences and what it’s like to observe a Supreme Court murder trial.
Fairing well: Melbourne Art Fair is back
With art fairs nationally posting record results in 2023, this week’s Melbourne Art Fair is now a yearly summer fixture. With over 60 galleries and Indigenous art centres hosting solo showings, this year’s theme is Ketherba/Together.
Dhopiya Yuŋupingu’s bark paintings tell inherited stories
Now showing at Sullivan+Strumpf Melbourne, the second solo exhibition from Dhopiya Yuŋupingu draws on the shared histories between the Yolŋu and the Macassans.
Our year in pictures
The annual Walkley Awards for Excellence in Photojournalism act as something of a mirror to society—reflecting back the year we had through photographs. The exhibition of the 2023 winners is currently on display at the State Library of Victoria.
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Diana Baker Smith discusses unravelling history to explore the forgotten
“I’m drawn to things that are broken, lost, missing, unfinished, in transition.” In this insightful interview artist Diana Baker Smith talks about creating her latest graphic score at the Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts.