Emerging curators’ intelligent take on Judy Watson’s artwork
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Emerging curators’ intelligent take on Judy Watson’s artwork

UQ Art Museum’s Isabella Baker and Emma McLean have curated a beautiful exhibition of selected etchings and paintings by prolific Brisbane artist, Judy Watson, who belongs to the Waanyi people of northwest Queensland. UQ Honours student and Art Museum Digital Media assistant Hilary Thurlow caught up with Isabella and Emma to find more about their … Continue reading

Federation-era paintings showcase spirit of the new century
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Federation-era paintings showcase spirit of the new century

From patriotic visions of the Australian bush to the bohemian enclaves of London and Paris where sumptuous portraits were produced, Capital and country: the Federation years 1900–1914 from the National Gallery of Australia (NGA) presents a rich and beautiful collection of paintings reflecting an important period in Australia’s nation building. The 46 paintings by 25 … Continue reading