The National 2019: New Australian Art
Back in stock soon.
The National 2019: New Australian Art is a celebration of contemporary Australian art. The second of three biennial survey exhibitions, it showcases work being made across the country by artists of different generations and cultural backgrounds. Through ambitious new and commissioned projects, the 70 artists featured across three venues respond to the times in which they live, presenting observations that are provocative, political and poetic. The National is a partnership between the Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW), Carriageworks and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA). This year, it has been curated by Isobel Parker Philip (AGNSW), Daniel Mudie Cunningham (Carriageworks), and Clothilde Bullen (MCA) and Anna Davis (MCA). Working in close dialogue, they have developed three distinct presentations of new Australian art that together highlight many of the ideas and concerns motivating artists in Australia today.
This full colour publication includes Directors' Foreword, curatorial essays profiles on each exhibiting artist.
Ricky Maynard: Portrait Of A Distant Land | HC | MCA Catalogue
Back in stock soon.
Ricky Maynard has built a career photographing and documenting the histories of Indigenous communities, primarily in and around his home in Tasmania. To look at a photograph by Ricky Maynard is...
PRE-ORDER Doug Aitken: New Era | MCA | Author: Rachel Kent
PRE-ORDER now to avoid disappointment and we will send your items out to you when they arrive. Due to arrive at the end of September.Produced on the occasion of Doug Aitken’s major survey at the...
Art & Wonder: Young Children and Contemporary Art | MCA | Authors: Dr. Clare Britt & Amanda Palmer
How do young children bring meaning to and make meaning from contemporary art within a museum context? What potential might there be for creative reciprocity between artists and young children?...