A concentrated presentation of Australian collection highlights is on display during the Queensland Art Gallery’s Collection Storage Upgrade. This stunning salon hang includes everyone’s favourite — Under the jacaranda by R Godfrey Rivers. The art…
Monday 6 June 2016
Monday 18 April 2016
We remember the late photographer Malick Sidibé with our previous post when the Gallery acquired a group of photographs taken soon after independence was declared in the north-west African country of Mali. Want to know what’s…
Wednesday 30 March 2016
The ‘Coming to terms’ series is Abdul Abdullah’s most recent reply to the present mistrust directed towards Muslims in Australia. Featured in APT8, and selected by QAGOMA’s new Future Collective as their first…
Monday 3 August 2015
The Gallery has nine colour photographs by North American photographer Marvin Newman — four prints from his series ‘Coney Island’ 1953, and a complete set of five prints from the ‘Wall Street’ series…
Thursday 5 June 2014
This is an interesting image of an unremarkable thing, at least at first glance. Ostensibly, the work depicts the edge of a suburban sports ground in what appears to be the wet season….
Wednesday 21 May 2014
Compelled to rectify voids in Cambodian history, Vandy Rattana documents everyday life, recording events that reflect the country’s rapid transformation while revealing the ever-present realities: a haunting past and an uncertain, challenging future….