National collection gems out of sight
Sasha Grishin has written an opinion piece on his blog on the current situation of visual arts in Canberra – many of his thoughts I share.
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A wonderful piece by Sasha Grishin – posted to his blog. Worth the read definitely.
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Book Review: Joy Eadie, Discovering Charles Meere: Art and Allusion
Sasha Grishin has been busy again
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A review by Sasha Grishin
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The schoolgirls of Charles Blackman – haunting works from a politically innocent age
Part of Charles Blackman’s The Exchange, 1952, oil on plywood on composition board. 91.7 x 91.7 cm. National Gallery of Victoria © Charles Blackman
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Exhibition Review : Review by Sasha Grishin
Sasha’s review was very cautious – and he seems to have avoided any criticisms. Click here.
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How hierarchies happen in contemporary Australian art
Sasha Grishin, Australian National University
There are about 30,000 professional practicing visual artists in Australia today (see note).
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