Exhibitions 235 results

Fine Lines exhibition at QAG!

Emerging more than two millennia ago in Han dynasty China the delicate technique known as gongbi (meticulous brush) was prized for its technical precision. Its influence flowed across central Asia to Persia, and India where the technique was used to document historical events and to illustrate legendary and poetic tales.   //   This rich cultural inheritance, spanning the breadth of the Asian landmass continues to provide a fertile source of inspiration for artists ...

Branch Out 2021 is coming to the Brisbane Powerhouse

Presented by Brisbane Powerhouse and The Quench Collective, Branch Out 2021 is a unique showcase of creative minds crafting their take on the festive spirit.   //   Located on the Powerhouse Plaza, this public exhibition will feature 15 installations which embodies the festive season in the form of a physical object which can be viewed by passersby, families and design fans alike. Branch Out 2021 will feature installations by Arkhefield, Buchan + BEC, Christopher G ...

Matisse: Life & Spirit Exhibition is coming to the Art Gallery of NSW

Reaching from his early adventures in colour as a fauvist through to the serene and distilled designs for his chapel in Vence, the exhibition follows Matisse’s search across six decades. Through paintings, drawings, sculptures and a compelling presentation of his triumphant cut-outs, it reveals how Matisse renewed his vision time and again across his long career, seeking new ways of celebrating the seen world and expressing the energy he felt in it.   //   Highlights ...

The Enchanted Garden is returning to Brisbane this December!

Bringing 8000 square metres of breathtaking lighting mediums, ambient soundscapes, special effects and sculptures to the sprawling parkland, in 2021 The Enchanted Garden will guide visitors through a captivating narrative in which nature is fighting back against looming dark forces - and it needs your help! The lighting trail for the whole family is constructed with cutting-edge visual and auditory elements like holograms, LED fields and hundreds of 3D-printed birds, with the 11 unique ...

The 10th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art is opening next month!

‘The 10th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art’ (APT10) will include 69 projects with new and recent work by more than 150 emerging and established artists, collectives and filmmakers from more than 30 countries. It includes works of art that are by turn highly personal, deeply political, and full of joy. Including major new and recently commissioned works, APT involves a great depth of research by the Gallery’s in-house curators working collaboratively with a network of ...

Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel Exhibition

It is brought to you by the organizers of the finest themed exhibitions such as: Star Trek, King Tut, Titanic, Frida Kahlo, Michael Jackson and more.     //   Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel Experience is true to size, hands free, and perfect for our socially distant yet innovative world. This exhibit is reproduced using state-of-the-art technology and is suitable for all audiences, relying on a spacious area where Michelangelo’s masterpieces stretch ...

Brisbane Portrait Prize is coming to the Brisbane Powerhouse

Now in its third year, the exhibition creates a space to celebrate Brisbane portrait artists and their sitters. With 75 finalists showcasing their joys, pains and paints on canvas, the Brisbane Powerhouse's walls are certainly waiting for an audience.   //   Register your free session and enjoy the show! Brisbane Portrait Prize 29 September - 31 October 2021 Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane www.brisbanepowerhouse.org

Van Gogh Alive comes to life at Northshore, Brisbane

Van Gogh Alive is the large-scale, multi-sensory experience that has inspired over 7 million people across more than 70 cities around the world. The digital spectacular opens on Thursday 21st October for a strictly limited season at Northshore, Brisbane. Says Andrew Kay: “We can’t wait to unveil the extraordinarily beautiful Grand Pavilion which we have designed specifically to showcase Van Gogh Alive. The Grand Pavilion is not only home to the Sensory 4TM Gallery which houses Van Gogh ...

Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto exhibition is coming to Melbourne this December!

Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto premiered in Paris in autumn 2020 and makes its international debut at the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne, Australia. Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto was developed by the Palais Galliera, with outstanding loans from the Direction du Patrimoine de CHANEL, the fashion house’s heritage department, and is curated by Miren Arzalluz and Véronique Belloir, respectively the Director and Head of Collections of the museum. With designs drawn ...

Goya: Drawings from the Prado Museum Exhibition is coming to the NGV!

Goya: Drawings from the Prado Museum features 44 drawings on loan from the Prado Museum in Madrid, the largest group of Goya’s drawings ever seen in Australia. Ranging from bold ink to delicate red chalk drawings, the works on display have been selected by the Prado especially for this NGV presentation. They include examples from the artist’s earliest albums of social satires through to the enigmatic visions and dreams recorded in his late drawings. This rich and diverse selection of ...