The realities of our future: Robotics, biotechnology and Patricia Piccinini

Known for her imaginative, yet strangely familiar, lifelike hybrid creatures, Patricia Piccinini invites us to think about our place in a world where advances in biotechnology and digital technologies are challenging the boundaries of humanity. Piccinini’s fantastic hybrid beings invite us to find beauty in a world not ruled by notions of perfection. The Gallery’s…

GOMA Talks Queensland | Who are we: defining a state

GOMA Talks returns during ‘GOMA Q: Contemporary Queensland Art‘ for a discussion of Queensland, its past, present and future. As a state, can we be defined by our cultural production and how can art reflect our changing character? Hosted by Sarah Kanowski, presenter of ABC Radio National’s Books and Arts with special guest panelists Lindy Hume, Artistic…

Politics of food

During ‘Harvest: Art, Film and Food’, GOMA Talks explores food, its production, consumption, symbolism, and role in contemporary life and continues its partnership with national broadcaster ABC Radio National (RN). We asked Paul Barclay, host of our last GOMA Talks during ‘Harvest’ about the politics of food before Thursday 31 July Cookbooks, cooking shows and…

GOMA Talks Harvest: Food, Art and Life

Missed our second GOMA Talks food: its production, consumption and symbolism in association with our current exhibition ‘Harvest’? Host Sarah Kanowski, presenter of ABC Radio National’s Weekend Arts & guests: LA-Based artist collective & exhibiting artists Fallen Fruit; Dr Diane Kirkby; Joanna Savill, Good Food Month & Paul West, chef & host of River Cottage Australia examine how food has played…

GOMA Talks Harvest: Art, film and food

During ‘Harvest: Art, Film and Food’, GOMA Talks explores food, its production, consumption, symbolism, and role in contemporary life and continues its partnership with national broadcaster ABC Radio National (RN). We asked Sarah Kanowski about her topic… food, art and life before hosting on Thursday 17 July. Our last GOMA Talks ‘Politics of food’ is…

GOMA Talks Harvest: Food Futures

In twenty-first-century culture, food is everything and yet, in this new millennium, society is arguably more removed from the realities of food production at any time in human history. In this GOMA Talks session, host Anthony Funnell, presenter of ABC Radio National’s Future Tense, and guests Tony Mahar, General Manager of Policy and Manager of Economics…