Exhibitions
  • Wednesday 22 March 2017
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    O’Keeffe, Preston, and Cossington Smith in Brisbane

    ‘O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: Making Modernism’ celebrates the work of three pioneering artists who made distinguished contributions to the development of international modernism. All born in the late nineteenth century, American painter Georgia…

  • Monday 20 March 2017
    Pinaree Sanpitak, Thailand b.1961 / Noon-nom 2016 / 80 components: fabric and synthetic wadding / Commissioned for ‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’. Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane / © The artist / Photograph: Natasha Harth © QAGOMAPinaree Sanpitak, Thailand b.1961 / Noon-nom 2016 / 80 components: fabric and synthetic wadding / Commissioned for ‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’. Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane / © The artist / Photograph: Natasha Harth © QAGOMA

    Noon-nom: a sense of nestling

    In her installation Noon-nom 2016 Pinaree Sanpitak brings the bodily form together with the spiritual. While the artist’s practice has always evoked the human body, it was not until her son was born…

  • Thursday 16 March 2017
    Pinaree Sanpitak's Noon-nom 2016  installed in ‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’. Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane / © The artist / Photograph: Brad Wagner © QAGOMAPinaree Sanpitak's Noon-nom 2016  installed in ‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’. Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane / © The artist / Photograph: Brad Wagner © QAGOMA

    Sweetmelt

    ‘Sugar Spin: you, me, art and everything’ marks ten years of GOMA, inviting us into a playful space of excess, colour and abundance. Drawing together more than 250 works, the exhibition celebrates GOMA…

  • 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…

  • Thursday 9 March 2017
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    Throwing cakes during ‘Making Modernism’

    ‘O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: Making Modernism‘ showcases the iconic art of Georgia O’Keeffe, one of the most significant American painters of the twentieth century, alongside modernist masterpieces by the celebrated and pioneering Australian…

  • 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…