Confronting Contemporary Art: Why is everyone nude?

10.30AM Sat 17 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 1: Why is everyone nude?

Have you ever wondered why the art world delights in the unclothed body? Discover the politics and possibilities of nudity in art. Featuring artists like: Yves Klein, Adrian Piper, Deborah Kelly and Spencer Tunick.

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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