James Turrell’s GOMA light installation will launch in April

 

For more than half a century, international artist James Turrell (United States, b.1943) has worked with light and space to create immersive and moving artworks that play with viewers’ perceptions. james Turrell’s major light installation will illuminate the facade of GOMA from 7.00pm on Friday 20 April 2018 QAGOMA Director Chris Saines confirmed the eastern…

Patricia Piccinini’s wonderland of weirdness

From 24 March 2018, GOMA will host its largest solo exhibition devoted to an Australian artist. Patricia Piccinini’s complex offspring, and some unusual new siblings, will come together for ‘Curious Affection’, comprising sculpture, photography, video, drawing and large-scale installations. Gabriella Coslovich recently met the artist, and several of her creations, at her Melbourne studio. Under…

The excitement of romance

With Cupid in mind, we look at two works from QAGOMA’s collection with romance as their underlying subject – at the Gallery we believe that love conquers all barriers – and that is the way it should be. Arthur Boyd: The lady and the unicorn portfolio Arthur Boyd’s etchings for The lady and the unicorn…