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  • Monday 24 April 2017
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    Strength, fragility, trauma and resolve

    The Gallery is pleased to be able to display Archibald prize winner Ben Quilty’s striking portrait Sergeant P, after Afghanistan 2012, in time for reflection this ANZAC Day. The portrait was acquired through…

  • Wednesday 19 April 2017
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    Vibrant and distinctive: The art of Margaret Preston

    Recognised and admired for her vibrant and distinctive art, Margaret Preston (1875–1963) possessed an equally colourful personality, and was described by one associate as ‘the natural enemy of the dull’. After committing to…

  • Thursday 13 April 2017
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    Cosmos

    We profile ‘Cosmos’, the last of our five ‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’ chapters joining past blogs on ‘Sweetmelt’, ‘Blackwater’, ‘Soaring’, and ‘Treasure’  Imagine the journeyof an ancient serpentBending and rewritingspace and…

  • Wednesday 12 April 2017
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    Elegant and innovative: The art of Georgia O’Keeffe

    Acknowledged as one of America’s most significant twentieth-century artists, Georgia O’Keeffe (1887–1986) is admired around the world for her elegant and innovative modernist paintings. O’Keeffe grew up on a farm near Sun Prairie,…

  • Tuesday 11 April 2017
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    Treasure

    As ‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’ featuring over 250 contemporary artworks from brand-new immersive works to large-scale visitor favourites draws to a close this weekend , we continue with our second…

  • Monday 10 April 2017
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    Student voices: Ideas, methods and inspiration

    The annual ‘Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Art’ has opened at the Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA). Watch five artists express their ideas, methods of working and inspiration. Hear first-hand why the…