• Call for Papers on Versailles

    Submissions due 30 October

    | Opportunities

    On the occasion of the ‘Versailles: Treasures from the Palace’ exhibition which brings major works of art from the Palace of Versailles to Canberra, National Gallery of Australia is hosting a two-day conference which will showcase the latest ideas about the lives of past people and objects, as well as the living culture of Versailles today.

  • 4 October, 12.00pm – VisAsia Lecture Series: Under the Rainbow Bridge: Commerce and Urban Life in Chinese Visual Culture

    | Past Events

    Our friends at the Art Gallery of New South Wales are hosting a joint University of Sydney and VisAsia lecture series. The first lecture in the series will be given by our departmental colleague Dr Stephen Whiteman on twelfth-century Chinese painting.

  • September Newsletter is Out!

    | News

    The Power Institute newsletter for alumni and friends is out now! To find out all the latest news and read the latest update from our Director, visit the link here.

  • Video – Ambitious Alignments symposium 2016

    | News, Online

    In January 2016, as part of the Power Institute’s research project Ambitious Alignments: New Histories of Southeast Asian Art, a two-day public symposium was hosted at the National Gallery Singapore with fifteen scholars presenting on their original research papers.

  • 2017 Cité Residency Winners Announced

    | News

    We’re delighted to announce the winners of the 2017 Terrence and Lynette Fern Cite Internationale de Arts Residencies who will be traveling to Paris next year to develop their projects in one of the world’s most inspiring cities.