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Photography at photoaccess September 2016

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During September 2016 photoaccess presented simultaneous three exhibitions: In the Landscape, Annika Harding and Amy Dunn, River, Peter Ranyard & New Paintings, Oscar Capezio. Continue reading “photoaccess”

Being Turnbulled: Arts funding

Turnbull’s destruction of the arts

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It would be a reasonable thing to say that voters, especially people in the arts and those concerned about the Australia Council, were relieved to see Tony Abbott booted out of the prime ministership to be replaced by Malcolm Turnbull.

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art school shenanigans

art schools, universities, national art school, visual arts, education

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There’s a long story – about what has been going on behind closed doors about the future of Sydney’s art schools. What next?

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Valerie Sparks

Valerie Sparks wins Bowness

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The Monash Gallery of Art has announced that Melbourne artist Valerie Sparks has won the 2016 William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize with her work ‘Prospero’s Island – North East’ featuring one of Australia’s most iconic landscapes.

Click here for a link to the artist’s website.

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Megalo

The art work by Annie Trevillian plus others..

1471217379912Here’s a review that points to the great work being done by Megalo artists. Megalo is a Canberra based open access print workshop. Click here.

One day soon I must tell my version of Megalo. I worked for the organisation from 1986 to 1991.

Michael Taylor at CMAG

A review of Michael Taylor’s exhibition

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I can remember the first time, being around 1985, when I saw a Michael Taylor painting and can recall the effect it had on an artwork I was doing at the time.

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