• 22 August, 6pm – Lecture – Moving-Image Art and the ‘End of Cinema’: Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait

      Join us for a lecture with guest speaker Hilary Radner (University of Otago) about the film installation ‘Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait’. ABOUT THE LECTURE For over twenty years, filmmakers such as Jean-Luc Godard, critics and theorists have discussed the so-called ‘death of cinema’. This issue has been placed … READ MORE

  • 21 August, 6pm – Art History Book Launch

    Three new books launched by Department staff

    Please join us for an evening hosted by the Department of Art History.

  • 19 March, 12pm Power Seminar with Amelia Jones

    Curating the Queer Archive/ Curating Queer Performance

    Amelia Jones is the Robert A. Day Professor at the Roski School of Art and Design at University of Southern California. During her visit to Sydney, she will be presenting a lunchtime seminar for students on curating queer performance and archives.

  • 6 March, 6.00pm – Keir Lectures on Art – Rethinking Drawing: Fragonard in Tivoli

    Ewa Lajer-Burcharth, Harvard University

    The Power Institute is pleased to present a lecture by Ewa Lajer-Burcharth, Professor of Fine Arts in the Department of History of Art and Architecture at Harvard University. The lecture will focus on Jean-Honoré Fragonard’s extraordinary series of views from the Villa d’Este in Tivoli, described as “one of the most beautiful red chalk drawings ever made.”

  • Summer reading discount!

    Keen to delve into some culturally enlightening reading this Summer? Power is giving a special 25% off to our readers for the Summer break! Just click on our online shop, browse our sample chapters, and use SUMMER as your discount code on check out. Enjoy!