While much of the world is still out of bounds and others are choosing to decrease their footprint with limited travel, the best way to get your international art fix is to visit Sydney Contemporary.
Not sure where to start when perusing the line-up for Sydney Contemporary? Gillian Serisier shares insights into what you can expect to see from a range of Australian galleries.
Standing in front of portraits can feel like interloping on a private moment – not the case with Atong Atem’s art. Winner of the inaugural Art Gallery of New South Wales X La Prairie Award, Atong’s series, ‘A yellow dress, a bouquet 2022’, will be housed in the Gallery’s permanent collection.
On 7 November 2019, the project of Pritzker Prize-winning architecture and design firm SANAA, Sydney Modern – the long-discussed Art Gallery of NSW extension – finally began construction over two decommissioned WWII naval oil tanks in Sydney’ Domain.