Great Art Debate: Classical VS Contemporary

7.00PM Sun 15 Aug 2021
GOMA | Cinema A | Ticketed

Which art is superior – classical or contemporary? Two art historians compete in an art battle royale!

Hear from Mary McGillivray and Dr Louise R Mayhew as they debate what most floats your boat: the technical skills of the old masters, or the change making brilliance of contemporary artists. Hosted by Aimon Clark (Not On Your Rider and Isolation Trivia).

Why not make a night of it? ‘European Masterpieces from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York’ is open for viewing until 7.00pm.

Bookings essential. Tickets: $18 General admission, $16 QAGOMA Members (Valid QAGOMA Member or Foundation Card required). Please note exhibition access is not included in this event. A valid ‘European Masterpieces’ ticket is required to visit the exhibition.

This exhibition was organised by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York in collaboration with Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art and Art Exhibitions Australia.