2015: GOMA turns 10 countdown

As we continue our countdown to GOMA’s tenth birthday celebrations on Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 December 2016, we look back to 2015 when GOMA exclusively presented the first exhibition in Australia to explore the 50 year career of the acclaimed Los Angeles-based artist and filmmaker David Lynch (14 March – 8 June 2015) sending fans…

Exhibition of art by David Lynch opens at GOMA

After months of anticipation, ‘David Lynch: Between Two Worlds’, the first exhibition in Australia to explore the 50 year career of the acclaimed American artist and filmmaker, opens exclusively at Brisbane’s Gallery of Modern Art on Saturday 14 March. ‘Between Two Worlds’ is the largest survey to date of works by the Los Angeles-based artist…

David Lynch in print

Alongside Curator José Da Silva and Graphic Designer Sarah Ballard, working on the publication accompanying the exhibition ‘Between Two Worlds’ brought me a little closer to one of my all-time favourites from the film world, the inimitable David Lynch. Blue Velvet and Wild at Heart are cinematic experiences I recall clearly, some 25 years after…

David Lynch Working Notes: A place both wonderful and strange

In the lead up to the opening of ‘David Lynch: Between Two Worlds’ on March 14, QAGOMA Senior Curator José Da Silva explores the process of developing the exhibition and its expanded program of events, screenings and performances. I learned that just beneath the surface there’s another world, and still different worlds as you dig…

David Lynch Working Notes: There’s always music in the air

In the lead up to the opening of David Lynch: Between Two Worlds on March 14, QAGOMA Senior Curator José Da Silva explores the process of developing the exhibition and its expanded program of events, screenings and performances. Throughout his career, David Lynch has made expert use of sound and music, none more so than…