Exhibition talks: Glen Mackie and Daniel O’Shane
Discover contemporary art from the Torres Strait Islands
Hear about the work of artists Glen Mackie and Daniel O’Shane and discover more about Torres Strait Islander art and culture.
Image: Daniel O’Shane Auka Metkar Goweh (Plenty pelican) 2013 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales © Daniel O’Shane
Cara Pinchbeck is senior curator, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at the Art Gallery of NSW and the curator of the exhibition Glen Mackie and Daniel O’Shane. Tonight she will provide an insight into the individual practices of these artists, while discussing key works in the exhibition.
Wednesday 10 January 2018 5:30pm – 6pm
Tahjee Moar is an emerging curator, writer and educator of Meriam and Barkindji descent. Tonight she will explore the prints of Glen Mackie and Daniel O’Shane, reflecting on the role of storytelling in maintaining cultural knowledge and creating awareness of issues affecting Torres Strait Islanders such as climate change and autonomy.
Wednesday 24 January 2018 5:30pm – 6pm