Confronting Contemporary Art: That’s art?

10.30AM Sat 24 Oct 2020
VIRTUAL | Book Now

Contemporary art can sometimes be challenging, intriguing and confusing, but don’t let that intimidate you!

In this 3-part virtual talk series, unpack the big ideas and ‘art speak’ behind contemporary artworks, including artworks from the QAGOMA Collection. Hosted by Dr Louise R Mayhew.

Session 2: That’s art?

What is the oddest artwork you’ve ever seen? Uncover artists who obsessively record their daily routines, who talk to dead animals and knit in the nude. Featuring artists such as On Kawara, Joseph Beuys and Casey Jenkins.

Free / Bookings required / These talks are designed for everybody – from the art newcomer to connoisseur / Participant’s webcam and microphone will be disabled / The event will be recorded and made available on QAGOMA’s YouTube / NOTE: This talk is happening at 10.30am AEST (Queensland time).

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