With over 80 Australian and international galleries participating, Sydney Contemporary presents a manifold of creative talent, current trends and emerging practices – as well as the cross-cultural dialogue they inspire. At Carriageworks from 13 to 16 September, this year’s events include engaging panel discussions, guided tours, educational workshops and an extensive VIP Program, including an exclusive preview on 12 September. The official opening on 13 September is the outset to four days filled with painting, sculpture, sound and ceramics, through to installation, video and performances. Highlights include Jean Dubuffet’s four-metre-high sculpture L’Incivil (1973/2014) and Patricia Piccinini’s The Field (2018) a vast landscape of genetically modified flowers re-imagined for the fair. Art Almanac will participate in a print media stall, please come and say hello.
The North Sydney Art Prize is a unique showcase of 115 works by local, regional and national artists from 2 to 17 March at the Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability in Waverton.Read more
‘Confined 10’ showcases a vibrant display of over 200 works by Indigenous men and women artists who are currently in, or have been released from Victorian prisons.Read more