Michael Cook introduces us to his dream-journey

Michael Cook’s photographs have become well known for a whimsical and unique interplay of surrealism and political potency. The ‘Broken Dreams’ series 2010 was one of the Queensland Indigenous photographer’s most important breakthrough works, produced in the first year of his artistic practice. Coming from a commercial background, Cook had long entertained moving into art photography and had been incubating many…

Of Women: Visions of femininity

Explore the female figure throughout nearly 500 years of art history, the women in the display ‘Of Women’ at the Queensland Art Gallery (QAG) present different visions of femininity, and their costumes and pose denote wealth, status and national identity. But they are also objects of our gaze, and the act of looking at them…