WHEN : 10th Jan – 25th March
WHERE : QUT Art Museum
QUT holds one of Queensland’s most significant public art collections and has been actively developing its holdings since its fledgling beginnings in 1945 under the banner of a predecessor institution, the Queensland Teachers’ Training College. QUT’s Art Collection is a vital part of the University’s commitment to fostering the cultural life of students, staff, and the broader public, supporting artists and preserving artwork for future generations.
Spanning painting, printmaking, photography and sculpture, Selected Works includes a range of works by international and Australian artists which reflects the diversity of the University’s collecting activities. Artists include: Chuck Close, William Kentridge, Gonkar Gyatso, Sean Scully, eX de Medici, Louise Weaver, Richard Larter, Arthur Boyd, Margaret Olley, Peter Atkins, and Peter Alwast.
Image – Chuck Close – Self portrait 2009, Colour woodblock, QUT Art Collection