Cine-mania, Lisa Reihana


Campbelltown Arts Centre
12 January to 29 March 2018.
10 to 4pm daily, Free.

Cine-mania is a survey of thirty years of Maori video and photographic artist Lisa Reihana’s work. Its centrepiece is In pursuit of Venus [infected], a 64 minute super-wide screen film about the three Pacific voyages of English navigator and explorer James Cook’s (1768 to 1779). Continue reading

Defying Empire: 3rd National Indigenous Art Triennial


until 10 September 2017
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
free (yes really)

This major exhibition surveys the contemporary practice of 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, responding to the 50th Anniversary of the 1967 Referendum (1). The curator Tina Baum has done a fantastic job to bring together both emerging and more established artists from around Australia. Continue reading