What did it mean for art to be “modern”, before the period we regard as Modernity today? Watch Robert Brennan (University of Sydney) and Francesca Borgo (University of St Andrews) discuss Brennan’s new book, Painting as a Modern Art in Early Renaissance Italy (Harvey Miller, 2019).
In the Spring of 1938, an Indian dancer, Ram Gopal, posed in a variety of fantastical costumes for the American photographer, Carl Van Vechten, in New York City.
The 2020 edition of our Sydney Asian Art Series focuses on art and technology, featuring lectures by international speakers Lisa Claypool, Rahaab Allana, Yu-Chih Lai and Yung Ma, alongside screenings and other events.
Dr Yasufumi Nakamori explores the photography of large-scale earthquakes, from the Nohbi Earthquake in 1891 to the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake.
Tribute to John Schaeffer AO (1941 – 14 July 2020) from Mark Ledbury, Mary Roberts, Alison Inglis, Terry Smith, Donna West Brett, Tim Barringer, Ann Stephen, Daniel Robins, Robert Wellington, Helen Ennis and Roger Butler.