We often think of artists and artworks as having stable identities, yet the historical reality of art is far messier, and far more exciting, as objects, artists, and ideas moved across national and cultural boundaries, created between and from multiple cultures. This year's Sydney Asian Art Series explores examples of such movement and multiplicity from across Asia and the world.
The University of Sydney’s China Studies Centre, The Power Institute and VisAsia, with support from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, are proud to present the third of our Sydney Asian Art Series talks for 2018, with a lecture by Timon Screech; professor of the history of art at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London. ... READ MORE
Please join us in Sydney or Melbourne for the launch of our latest publication What is Performance Art? Australian Perspectives Edited by Adam Geczy and Mimi Kelly SYDNEY LAUNCH AND RECEPTION 6-8pm, Wednesday 1 Aug 2018 Museum of Contemporary Art 140 George St The Rocks NSW 2000 This event ... READ MORE