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	Justin O’Brien Venus no 1 1988 (detail), Art Gallery of NSW, purchased 1988 © Estate of Justin O’Brien

Justin O'Brien exhibition talks

In conjunction with the exhibition Justin O’Brien: The sacred music of colour

Talks amongst the artworks by experts in art and religious imagery, as well as artists who knew and studied with Justin O’Brien.

Justin O’Brien Venus no 1 1988 (detail), Art Gallery of NSW, purchased 1988 © Estate of Justin O’Brien

Wednesdays 12, 19 January, 2 – 23 February 2010, 5.30pm
Friday 25 February 2010, 2.30pm

Free

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery

Related exhibition: Justin O'Brien

Barry Pearce

Head curator, Australian art, and co-curator of the exhibition

 

Wednesday 12 January 2011 5:30pm – 6pm

Rev Rod Pattenden

Chair of the Blake Society and writer/curator specialising in religious art

 

Wednesday 19 January 2011 5:30pm – 6pm

Christine France

Independent curator and art writer

 

Wednesday 2 February 2011 5:30pm – 6pm

Fr Stephen Hackett MSC

Chairman National Liturgical Art & Architecture Board, Australian Catholic Bishops Conference
Justin O’Brien’s ‘Stations of the Cross’ series

Justin O’Brien (Study for 'Stations of the Cross’) c 1959–61. Purchased with funds provided by the De La Salle Brothers 2009. © Estate of Justin O’Brien

 

Wednesday 9 February 2011 5:30pm – 6pm

Peter Kingston

Artist, friend and one-time student of Justin O’Brien

 

Wednesday 16 February 2011 5:30pm – 6pm

Martin Sharp

Artist, friend and one-time student of Justin O’Brien

Justin O’Brien Nativity c1949–50 (detail). Private collection, NSW. © Estate of Justin O’Brien

 

Wednesday 23 February 2011 5:30pm – 6pm

Daniel De’Angeli

Artist and lecturer in colour, College of Fine Arts, University of NSW
Talking colour

 

Friday 25 February 2011 2:30pm – 3pm