Artist and curator Glenn Barkley has mined Albert Tucker’s library and archive to explore how Tucker’s fascination with art of the past and other cultures informed his painting over the decades. The work of Dorothy Berry and Adrian Lazzaro will be included in the exhibition Meditation on a Bone: Albert Tucker beyond the Modern at Heide Museum of Modern Art, running from 1 September 2018 to 24 February 2019.
Through the finest examples of three-dimensional practice (sculpture, ceramics, performance, installation and video art), this exhibition emphasizes the relationship between disability and the fundamental human experiences of change and embodiment. This innovative project is organized jointly by DisArt, a Grand Rapids-based arts and culture organization promoting full participation of disabled people in the arts, and Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.
We're excited to say heading to regional Victoria to collaborate on a fabulous project Pop! Reflections on Popular Culture, which runs from 24 November 2018 to 3 February 2019. Throughout recent history, popular culture themes, aesthetics and sensibilities have informed what artists create, shaping the way we reflect on our culture and mirroring our values and culture back to us. Featuring over 20 artists from Arts Project Australia, broader Melbourne and Wangaratta, POP! Reflections on Popular Culture explores this continual impulse through collaboration between Wangaratta Art Gallery and Arts Project Australia; featuring the work of Arts Project studio artists alongside invited contemporary artists and works from the Wangaratta Art Gallery Collection.
With 144 artists practicing in the Arts Project Australia studio each week, the Annual Gala exhibition showcases over 200 works from our talented artists. Displaying an intriguing, inventive and thoughtful range of artwork, including painting, drawing, digital art, photography, printmaking, ceramics and sculpture, the show is a celebration of Arts Project studio artists and their practice. Join us on Saturday 1 December from 3-5pm for an afternoon of music performance by Craig Dermody and Caroline No (solo), as well as a sausage sizzle. There'll…