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Upcoming Exhibitions

2/2017 Visual Arts Graduate Season

Thu, 28th September - Sat, 14th October

This work is the result of my embedding myself in my local car repair workshop to observe, draw, photograph and paint the mechanics, absorbed in their work and their world. In the course of their daily routine the mechanics perform complicated, strenuous actions that an athlete might practise for months to perfect. The paintings...

Painting in Progress!

Thu, 28th September - Sat, 14th October

An exhibition featuring works from the current Painting Postgraduate Coursework cohort:

Catherine Atkinson
Jacqui Hellema
Harijs Piekalns
Claire Stewart
Kevin Whitta
Ada Hui Zhang

Each of these five painters brings a distinctive approach to radical explorations of...

The Rubies

Thu, 10th August - Sat, 9th September

The Rubies is a celebration of the ANU SoA&D’s extraordinary EASS program and an acknowledgement of the generosity of the patrons who share a belief in the value of investing in Australia’s next wave of contemporary artists. The artists selected for the scheme over the years echo the diversity of the patrons...

Step into the Limelight

Tue, 25th July - Sat, 5th August

The Step into the Limelight visual art exhibition is an initiative of the ACT Education Directorate in collaboration with the ANU School Of Art & Design. This year’s exhibition will display the work of more than 300 students from 30 different public school settings. It includes work from the full range of students, preschool...

Naturally Yours

Fri, 16th June - Sat, 15th July

An exhibition of work addressing environmental issues by early career researchers at the Australian National University School of Art & Design

Changes to the natural environment and speculation on its possible demise are conspicuous in investigations by contemporary artists.

The exhibition is intended to reinforce...

50-50: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at the Australian National University

Fri, 12th May - Sat, 3rd June

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Referendum, 50-50: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at the Australian National University considers the role of art in advancing Indigenous recognition, examining the ANU’s engagement with Indigenous Australians over the past half century.

You are warmly...

Screening: Lucence - Act Three

Fri, 21st April

A series of screen based media over three days featuring performance and video celebrating the diversity of the School of Art & Design.

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ACT THREE: FRIDAY 21 APRIL
SCREENINGS...

Performance: Lucence - New South Wales Gothic

Thu, 20th April

Alexander Hunter and the Canberra Experimental Music Studio, live composition
Rowan Conroy, drone footage
Martyn Jolly, magic lantern.

New South Wales gives us the creeps. It’s a dangerous place, haunted by the souls of those who have died. For instance Lake George, originally named Weereewa or ‘bad...

Screening: Lucence - Act Two

Thu, 20th April

A series of screen based media over three days featuring performance and video celebrating the diversity of the School of Art & Design.

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ACT TWO: THURSDAY 20 APRIL
SCREENINGS...

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