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	Image: Judy Watson

Corroboree talks

Talks by Gallery experts and artists

Listen to Gallery experts discuss aspects of the Indigenous collection and artists talk about their art-making practices.

Part of Corroboree Sydney at the Gallery

Image: Judy Watson

16, 17, 23 & 24 November 2013
See listing for times

Free

Duration 30 minutes

Related program: Corroboree Sydney

Related galleries: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander gallery, Australian galleries

Judy Watson

Waanyi artist Judy Watson discusses landscape and memory and the exploration and revelation of her personal history in her art.

 

Saturday 16 November 2013 12pm – 12:30pm

Location: Yiribana Gallery

Emily McDaniel

Emily McDaniel, assistant curator of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at the Art Gallery of NSW, will discuss Illuminate, an immersive installation created with paper, light and sound, currently on display in the Yiribana Gallery.

 

Saturday 16 November 2013 1:30pm – 2pm

Location: Yiribana Gallery

Daniel Boyd

Contemporary Kudjla/Gangalu artist Daniel Boyd discusses the exploration and interruption of post-colonial histories in his work.

 

Sunday 17 November 2013 12pm – 12:30pm

Location: Yiribana Gallery

Wayne Tunnicliffe

Wayne Tunnicliffe, head of Australian art at the Art Gallery of NSW, discusses the display of Indigenous art within the Australian galleries, focusing on the magnificent suite of bark paintings and tutini (Pukumani poles) collected in the late 1950s and early 1960s.

 

Sunday 17 November 2013 1:30pm – 2pm

Location: 20th & 21st c Australian art

Ken Thaiday

Ken Thaiday will talk about his art-making practice and Beizam (shark) dance mask, his remarkable sculpture or 'dance machine’ in the Gallery’s collection.

 

Saturday 23 November 2013 12pm – 12:30pm

Location: Yiribana Gallery

Steven Miller

Steven Miller, head of the Edmund and Joanna Capon Research Library and Archive at the Gallery, will discuss the Australian Indigenous Artists Archive, a collection of unique digital material.

 

Saturday 23 November 2013 1:30pm – 2pm

Location: Research library and archive

Stephen Gilchrist

Stephen Gilchrist, Indigenous curator, will discuss ideas of history and the ways some artists in the Gallery’s collection have challenged dominant historical narratives.

 

Sunday 24 November 2013 12pm – 12:30pm

Location: Yiribana Gallery