Category: exhibition

Afghan rugs exhibition

Weaving war into art

by Robin Osborne, NorDocs I weave what I have seen: The War Rugs of Afghanistan, an exhibition at the ANU’s Drill Hall Gallery. In the mid-1970s, when I was last there, the rug shops...

Glass Heart by sculptor Harriet Schwartzrock Photo Adam McGrath

Hearts of glass

Hearts of glass by Robin Osborne, article courtesy of NorDocs A healthy resting heart beats at sixty times per minute and this number came to mind when glass sculptor Harriet Schwarzrock launched into what...

Vincent van Gogh. Sunflowers. 1888. © The National Gallery, London

Botticelli to Van Gogh

Botticelli to Van Gogh exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia until 14 June 2021 – review from the Conversation. Botticelli to Van Gogh: from luminous, lyrical beauty to the spoils of empire Vincent...

Karla Dickens. Photo Mick Richards.

Of circuses, sideshows and high-wire feats

A Dickensian Sideshow – exhibition by Karla Dickens, Lismore Regional Gallery (Nov 2020 – Feb 2021, touring to Orange Regional Gallery in Nov 2021). Aboriginal people were familiar faces in the circuses and carnival...

Leah Thiessen

25 artists showcase talents at SCU exhibition

The exhibition is open until 1 September 2019 –  Southern Cross University has been a hub for artistic development and creativity since it began 25 years ago. The University has supported the development of...