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  • Wednesday 15 March 2017
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    Art as exchange

    Learning staff are travelling to five regional communities to deliver digital storytelling workshops with secondary students and regional arts education roundtables with arts educators. The first round of host venues include: Cairns Regional…

  • Tuesday 7 March 2017
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    Making Modernism

    Even though they did not discuss their work with each other, North American artist Georgia O’Keeffe (1887–1986) and Australians Margaret Preston (1875–1963) and Grace Cossington Smith (1892–1984) shared a passionate curiosity for the…

  • Friday 24 February 2017
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    Art speaks at GOMA Talks

    The QAGOMA and ABC Radio National GOMA Talks collaboration is now in its sixth year and continues to explore important issues, inspired by art. Art speaks to us all in different ways. It…

  • Tuesday 14 February 2017
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    A cultural centre for Queensland

    Since the Queensland Art Gallery opened in 1982, the Cultural Centre has evolved into the arts and culture centrepiece of the state. The Gallery and the Cultural Centre is architecturally significant and demonstrates…

  • Friday 3 February 2017
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    Galvanised into action: The transformation of the Queensland Art Gallery

    When the Queensland Art Gallery (QAG) opened in a new building at South Brisbane in 1982, the contrast with the first art gallery established in Queensland could not have been more marked. The…

  • Monday 30 January 2017
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    How culture binds Australia and Papua New Guinea

    Yesterday marked the close of ‘No. 1 Neighbour: Art in Papua New Guinea 1966-2016‘. This was a landmark exhibition, the first in Australia to exclusively explore contemporary Papua New Guinean art. The exhibition…