I’m still in Holiday mode, as many of you are also. Here is just a sanpshot of some of the best of the best to be seen in Melbourne at the moment.
Heidie Gallery- Heildelberg
- Louise Borgeouis-Presenting over twenty of her latest works direct from the artsts studio in New York prioir to her death in 2010
- Albert Tucker- Presenting major paintings and photgraphs from Tucker’s travels in England, Europe and America
- Sidney Nolan: Early Experiments-a selection of Sidney Nolan’s innovative explorations in unconventional media, produced during his formative years at Heide from 1938 to 1947.
Monash gallery of Art
- Pat Brassington is one of Australia’s leading photographic artists. For three decades she has developed a significant reputation for her visually striking pictures.
- A showcase of Ingeborg Tyssen’s earliest photographs, taken in the city streets, fun parks, and suburbs of ‘70s Australia and America, radiate a gentle surrealism mixed with urban isolation.
Jeff Wall is a most influential contemporary photographer. His work is shaped by his profound awareness of Western art and literature.
RALLY- Contemporary Indonesian Art
- Jompet Kuswidananto & Eko Nugroho- Come and see some brilliant installations and mural artworks from these two members of the Java city of Yogyakarta in Indonesia.
- Radiance: The Neo-Impressionists, the first Australian exhibition dedicated to Neo-Impressionism, will introduce visitors to the National Gallery of Victoria to the birth and development of Neo-Impressionism in France and Belgium
- Walker Street Gallery -Dandenong
Opening- Saturday the 12th Of January-2:30pm Mo(u)rning -by Zanele Muholi
A solo exhibition by South African artist and activist Zanele Muholi. Muholi documents the lives of black lesbian women in her community, helping prevent their victimisation and abuse. At the same time, her work is an exhibition of love and true strength in the face of hardship