Summer of sport…and art
Artists / Exhibitions / Play on: The art of sport

Summer of sport…and art

Opening at UQ Art Museum on 24 November 2018, Play On: The art of sport will feature the winners and other key works by leading Australian artists from all five instalments of the prize, encompassing painting, sculpture, video, drawing, and mixed-media installation. Continue reading

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Summer Mixer: New Shows, New Curators, from 3 December
Collection highlights / Exhibitions / Student opportunities / Summer Mixer: New Shows, New Curators / UQ Community / Works

Summer Mixer: New Shows, New Curators, from 3 December

Brittany-lea Traverso is one of three UQ Visual Arts Curating and Writing students working under the guidance of professional UQ Art Museum staff to curate an exhibition as part of the ‘Summer Mixer’ suite. Continue reading

Revealing concealed histories
Artists / Collection highlights / Judy Watson: concealed histories

Revealing concealed histories

Judy Watson is a prolific and acclaimed Brisbane-based artist, who belongs to the Waanyi people of northwestern Queensland. Her work has often reflected on the histories of Aboriginal people that lie submerged in the landscape. Watson made found 10 inches under in response to viewing an Aboriginal shield at UQ Anthropology Museum.1 The shield was … Continue reading