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Kate Beynon
Auspicious Charms for Transcultural Living

Kate Beynon Auspicious charms 2008 (detail), Dragon vision 2008 (detail). Both works courtesy of the artist and Sutton Gallery, Melbourne

AGNSW Contemporary Project

Melbourne-based artist Kate Beynon presents a new series of paintings in which she explores ideas of transcultural identity and the ‘global citizen’.

Beynon’s works are informed by a diverse range of art forms including calligraphy, comic book graphics, animation and textiles, and are embellished with auspicious symbols and protective charms such as talismans, amulets and mythical beasts.

AGNSW Contemporary Projects are supported by Andrew Cameron

Principal sponsor
Contemporary art with UBS

7 Aug – 26 Oct 2008

Free admission

Contemporary project space