An historical view of Australia and its people seen through the camera’s lens will be unveiled when ‘The Photograph and Australia’ opens this weekend at the Queensland Art Gallery (QAG). The exhibition, on…
Friday 3 July 2015
Wednesday 1 July 2015
‘The Photograph and Australia’, touring to QAGOMA from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, is a comprehensive exploration of how our understanding of Australia has been shaped by the medium of photography….
Friday 22 May 2015
The history of Australian photography will be celebrated when the Gallery plays hosts to ‘The Photograph and Australia’, the largest exhibition of its type since 1988, from 4 July to 11 October 2015….
Tuesday 3 February 2015
Three painterly prints by photographer Saul Leiter add strength to the Gallery’s collection of modern photography. Saul Leiter (1923–2013) was born in Pittsburgh and later moved to Cleveland, where he studied briefly to…
Tuesday 2 September 2014
The Gallery recently acquired 12 of Dutch photographer Ans Westra’s beautiful black-and-white photographs from two important series from the 1960s, depicting a day in the life of a large Māori family in rural…
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….