The ‘bare bones’ version – We who love: The Nolan slates
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The ‘bare bones’ version – We who love: The Nolan slates

  When you think Sidney Nolan, iconic images of the Australian outback or Ned Kelly may immediately come to mind, but it’s a lesser known series of Nolan’s paintings on slate that have long captivated art historian, writer and curator, Dr Chris McAuliffe. Chris is Professor of Art (Practice-led research) at the School of Art, … Continue reading

New to the Collection: Lyell Bary
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New to the Collection: Lyell Bary

“I’m drawn to Lyell Bary’s bold choice of colours. He’s transformed the smooth contours of wood grain into a wild, psychedelic ride. By making simple alterations to this ordinary material, he invites us on a bizarre sojourn to a state of altered consciousness.” – Emily Poore, Curatorial Assistant, UQ Art Museum About the artist Brisbane-based … Continue reading