Posts tagged with Visual Art

  1. The Louvre Abu Dhabi: why the critics are wrong

    The Louvre Abu Dhabi.

    The much-anticipated new art museum is opening in the United Arab Emirates later this year; here’s why it should be considered a global art envoy rather …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/17/the-louvre-abu-dhabi-why-the-critics-are-wrong

  2. University of Melbourne ‘breaks ground’ on Melbourne Conservatorium of Music

    Construction of the $104.5 million Ian Potter Southbank Centre will begin with an official “breaking ground” event on Wednesday 2 August. Attended by University of Melbourne …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/01/university-of-melbourne-breaks-ground-on-melbourne-conservatorium-of-music

  3. Confronting the feel, smell and taste of blood

    You Beaut, Hotham Street Ladies, 2014. Image courtesy of the artist

    Would you drink from a cup made from blood once infected with HIV? The inaugural exhibition from Science Gallery Melbourne challenges our deeply held beliefs about …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/31/confronting-the-feel-smell-and-taste-of-blood

  4. A maverick on fabric: the strange, unconventional art of Jenny Watson

    Detail from Jenny Watson’s The Pretty Face of Domesticity, 2014, oil and synthetic polymer paint on velvet striped shantung.

    By Sasha Grishin, Adjunct Professor of Art History, Australian National University Is Jenny Watson Australia’s equivalent to Tracey Emin? Watson is about a decade older; she is …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/25/a-maverick-on-fabric-the-strange-unconventional-art-of-jenny-watson

  5. VCA student reaches the Archibald Prize finals

    Julius Killerby is one of the youngest Archibald Prize finalists in recent years. If he wins, he’ll be the youngest ever artist to take the prize. By Sarah Hall …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/20/vca-student-reaches-the-archibald-prize-finals

  6. Keith and Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship winners announced

    Trent Crawford with his video installation work Liquidity. Photo: Sav Schulman.

    The 2017 Keith and Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowships, worth $75,000, were awarded last night to four University of Melbourne graduates from the Victorian College of the …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/14/keith-and-elisabeth-murdoch-travelling-fellowship-winners-announced

  7. Some artists, some philosophers, a room

    Some Artists & Philosophers Walked into a Room is a one-day symposium featuring an impressive line-up of speakers and thinkers, chaired by the Victorian College of the …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/07/07/some-artists-and-philosophers-walked-into-a-room-vca

  8. 9 X 5 NOW: radio interview with Elizabeth Gower and Tai Snaith

    On 15 June 2017, on the eve of the opening of the Victorian College of the Arts’ landmark 9 X 5 NOW exhibition, Curator Dr Elizabeth …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/15/9-x-5-now-radio-interview-with-elizabeth-gower-and-tai-snaith

  9. Melbourne’s 9 X 5 exhibition … the time is NOW

    Micky Allan's 9 X 5: Early Morning near Maria Island [detail]. Pigment print, synthetic polymer resin, collage on rag paper.

    More than 300 contemporary visual artists have contributed original artworks for the 9 X 5 NOW exhibition at the Victorian College of the Arts, which runs from …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/09/melbournes-9-x-5-exhibition-the-time-is-now

  10. Artist Kirsty Budge in her own words

    Alumna artist Kirsty Budge. Image courtesy of Daine Singer.

    New Zealand-born, Melbourne-based artist Kirsty Budge is a graduate of the Victorian College of the Arts, recipient of the 2014 Stirling Collective Award for Painting and …

    precinct.vca-mcm.unimelb.edu.au/2017/06/09/artist-kirsty-budge-in-her-own-words

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