A Lightness of Spirit is the Measure of Happiness
Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, 7 July – 16 September 2018.
By Anna Parlane
The current exhibition at the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art
(ACCA), A Lightness of Spirit is the Measure of Happiness, is very
welcome. This is in part because it is the inaugural product of an
institutional and governmental investment in not only Indigenous artists
but also Indigenous curators. A partnership between Creative Victoria,
ACCA and Ta...
Unfinished Business: Perspectives on Art and Feminism
Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, 15 December 2017–25 March 2018
By Victoria Perin
Tomorrow is the last day of Unfinished Business: Perspectives on Art and Feminism at ACCA (Australian Centre for Contemporary Art). Hopefully this is a prompt for you to visit (or revisit), because shows like this are rare. Here we are presented with the knowledge (institutional, personal, ancestral, academic) of six curators, thoughtfully draggin...
This War Never Ended
Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, 17 December 2016 – 26 March 2017. Curated by Paola Balla and Max Delany.
By Paris Lettau
Anyone familiar with contemporary art exhibitions, art fairs and international biennales might notice that Sovereignty just doesn’t quite feel like an exhibition of contemporary art. And it raises one question: Why is this?
It can’t only be explained by Sovereignty’s display of cultural products that aren’t “fine art”, bec...