A Time and a Place: Landscapes from the Griffith University Art Collection

WHEN : 20th February - 18th April
WHERE : Griffith University Art Gallery

Exploring the influence Australian and Aboriginal artists have had in shaping our culture and understanding, A Time and a Place: Landscapes from the Griffith University Art Collection features contemporary and historical artworks acquired since the early 1980s. The exhibition aims to engage and reflect diverse art histories and visual languages through the lens of Griffith University Art Collection, analysing how it exemplifies ideas related to particular moments in time. A Time and a Place pays tribute to the enormous contribution made by artists in challenging and effecting transformation in our narratives and perspectives in respect of the land.

Curators: Lisa Bryan-Brown and Naomi Evans

Exhibition details

Griffith University Art Gallery, Queensland College of Art, South Bank, 226 Grey Street, South Bank.

RSVP: guag@griffith.edu.au by 20 February 2015.

Opening night: Thursday 26 February 6pm – 8pm

Exhibition dates: 20 February – 18 April

Curators talk: A Time and a Place exhibition

Wednesday 18 March at 12.45pm.
Griffith University Art Gallery
Queensland College of Art (S05)

The curators talk will be held as part of the scheduled Harmony Week South Bank activities.

Artists

  • Peter Alwast
  • Barbara Campbell
  • Gary Carsley
  • Fiona Foley
  • Rosalie Gascoigne
  • Pro Hart
  • Derek Kreckler
  • David Perry
  • Scott Redford
  • William Robinson
  • Dick Roughsey
  • Paddy Japaljarri Sims
  • Rover Thomas
  • Richard Tipping
  • Fred Williams
  • Nora Wompi
  • William Yaxley
  • Anne Zahalka

Image credit:
Scott Redford
b 1962, Gold Coast QLD
Chant no.1: To be with art is all we ask 2009
enamel paint and decal on aluminium panels, 300 x 364.5cm