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ARTLINES: 'Paradise revisioned: Lee Paje’s oil on copper paintings'
Philippines-based artist Lee Paje is showing two oil on copper works in APT10. Her triptych The stories that weren’t told 2019 and Somewhere, someday when we are the sea 2021 — a suspended 12-panel…Read ARTLINES: 'Paradise revisioned: Lee Paje’s oil on copper paintings' in full
ARTLINES: 'Pierre Molinier's last session'
Photographer Pierre Molinier was once dubbed the ‘magician of erotic art’ by the founder of Surrealism, André Breton. Molinier, although not famous in his lifetime, is increasingly recognised for his…Read ARTLINES: 'Pierre Molinier's last session' in full
ARTLINES: 'Sidney Nolan's Fraser Island'
The fascinating and compelling narrative and the Queensland settings of Sidney Nolan’s paintings about Eliza Fraser have wide appeal and hold a particular interest for local audiences. The recent…Read ARTLINES: 'Sidney Nolan's Fraser Island' in full
ARTLINES: 'Wakartu Cory Surprise's Mimpi 2011'
A familiar desert landscape remained the central subject of senior Indigenous artist Wakartu Cory Surprise’s bold, abstract paintings throughout her artistic career, writes Diane Moon. Her work Mimpi…Read ARTLINES: 'Wakartu Cory Surprise's Mimpi 2011' in full
ARTLINES: 'Wight's Untitled yellow-green'
With the generous support of James C. Sourris AM, the Gallery has recently purchased a major work by Normana Wight. Angela Goddard reports.Read ARTLINES: 'Wight's Untitled yellow-green' in full
ARTLINES: 'Wunjayi (Today): Sonja and Elisa Jane Carmichael'
Two vibrant new acquisitions made in collaboration between mother and daughter by Sonja and Elisa Jane Carmichael work to preserve contemporary Quandamooka fibre practices. Originally commissioned for…Read ARTLINES: 'Wunjayi (Today): Sonja and Elisa Jane Carmichael' in full
ARTLINES: 'Yarrenyty Arltere Artists: Soft sculptures'
These colourful and whimsical soft sculptures, purchased for the Collection at Desert Mob 2018 with the generous support of Glenn Manser, were created by women from the Yarrenyty Arltere Artists, an…Read ARTLINES: 'Yarrenyty Arltere Artists: Soft sculptures' in full
attrib. to HASEGAWA SCHOOL; Pair of six fold screens...
The Genji Monogatari (Tale of Genji) written by Murasaki Shikibu in the eleventh century is a literary classic. The Tale of Genji details the life of Genji, the son of the emperor, and his treasured…Read attrib. to HASEGAWA SCHOOL; Pair of six fold screens... in full
BARTANA, Yael; The Missing Negatives of the Sonnenfeld Collection
Yael Bartana uses photography and video to explore Jewish identity. Born in Afular, Israel, in 1970, to whom she describes as very Zionist parents,(1) Bartana characterises herself as an ‘artist from…Read BARTANA, Yael; The Missing Negatives of the Sonnenfeld Collection in full
BENNETT, Gordon; Notes to Basquiat: Perfect Teeth
In Gordon Bennett’s splendidly savage painting Notes to Basquiat: Perfect teeth 2000, his bright, biting satire sets white teeth against black skin in a retro pop-culture parody; the word ‘mono’ in…Read BENNETT, Gordon; Notes to Basquiat: Perfect Teeth in full
BENNETT, Gordon; The Coming of the Light
The writing is on the wall, portent is thick in the air. In a corner, the surface of a shaving mirror alludes to the artist’s emotional and conceptual range, in which he can reflect on wider anxieties…Read BENNETT, Gordon; The Coming of the Light in full
BLACKMAN, Charles; Barnes Auto, Brisbane and City Lights
Charles Blackman’s Barnes Auto, Brisbane, a significant early painting from 1952 is a companion to City lights, also 1952, which was acquired by the Queensland Art Gallery in 2005.Read BLACKMAN, Charles; Barnes Auto, Brisbane and City Lights in full
BOURSIER-MOUGENOT, Celeste; from here to ear (v.13)
Prior to his career as an artist, Céleste Boursier-Mougenot composed music and, between 1985 and 1994, was the principal composer for Pascal Rambert’s Side One Posthume Théâtre. In discussing his move…Read BOURSIER-MOUGENOT, Celeste; from here to ear (v.13) in full
BOYD, Arthur; The lady and the unicorn (portfolio)
Arthur Boyd is celebrated for his paintings, but he is also recognised as a significant and innovative printmaker. Some of his best series were inspired by collaborations with Brisbane-born poet Peter…Read BOYD, Arthur; The lady and the unicorn (portfolio) in full