APT8 Publications

APT8 reflects the vigour of creative centres throughout Australia, Asia and the Pacific. With an emphasis on performance and representations of the body, the exhibition explores artists’ use of the human form to express cultural, social and political ideas in times of enormous change. Expanding on the thematic focuses of the Triennial, this compact exhibition catalogue features illustrated essays by the exhibition’s curators that provide…

APT8 Live: Final Super Critical Mass Public Workshop and Rehearsal

Be part of the art! Calling all past Super Critical Mass workshop attendees and new participants, who are interested in being part of the massed Super Critical Mass performance on the closing weekend of APT8 this Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 April 2016. In this final creative workshop and rehearsal, you will use the Federation…

APT8 Live: In Conversation with Lawrence English

Join Lawrence English at GOMA from 3pm Saturday 9 April as he discusses his work Audition. Lawrence English is an artist and composer who uses his creative practice to engender greater spatial awareness. English makes field recordings to capture local environmental sounds that are normally beyond unassisted hearing or exist on the periphery of attention.…

New Australian art secures a new generation of support

An important event took place last year when, despite being in its inaugural year and still building momentum, the QAGOMA Future Collective‘s then 28 young and engaged members came together to select the first project to receive their support. Curators passionately championed exciting and distinct projects in spaces across the Gallery. It was not an…