Corroboree talks

    • 	Image: Judy Watson
    • Talks by Gallery experts and artists

      Exhibition talk

Listen to Gallery experts discuss aspects of the Indigenous collection and artists talk about their art-making practices.

Part of Corroboree Sydney at the Gallery

16, 17, 23 & 24 November 2013
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Free

Duration 30 minutes

Related programs: Corroboree Sydney 2013

Related galleriess: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander gallery, Australian galleries

Image: Judy Watson

    • Judy Watson

      Free

      Saturday 16 November 12pm – 12:30pm

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      Waanyi artist Judy Watson discusses landscape and memory and the exploration and revelation of her personal history in her art.

      Location: Yiribana Gallery

    • Emily McDaniel

      Free

      Saturday 16 November 1:30pm – 2pm

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      Emily McDaniel, assistant curator of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at the Art Gallery of NSW, will discuss Illuminate, an immersive installation created with paper, light and sound, currently on display in the Yiribana Gallery.

      Location: Yiribana Gallery

    • Daniel Boyd

      Free

      Sunday 17 November 12pm – 12:30pm

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      Contemporary Kudjla/Gangalu artist Daniel Boyd discusses the exploration and interruption of post-colonial histories in his work.

      Location: Yiribana Gallery

    • Wayne Tunnicliffe

      Free

      Sunday 17 November 1:30pm – 2pm

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      Wayne Tunnicliffe, head of Australian art at the Art Gallery of NSW, discusses the display of Indigenous art within the Australian galleries, focusing on the magnificent suite of bark paintings and tutini (Pukumani poles) collected in the late 1950s and early 1960s.

      Location: 20th & 21st c Australian art

    • Ken Thaiday

      Free

      Saturday 23 November 12pm – 12:30pm

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      Ken Thaiday will talk about his art-making practice and Beizam (shark) dance mask, his remarkable sculpture or 'dance machine’ in the Gallery’s collection.

      Location: Yiribana Gallery

    • Steven Miller

      Free

      Saturday 23 November 1:30pm – 2pm

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      Steven Miller, head of the Edmund and Joanna Capon Research Library and Archive at the Gallery, will discuss the Australian Indigenous Artists Archive, a collection of unique digital material.

      Location: Research library and archive

    • Stephen Gilchrist

      Free

      Sunday 24 November 12pm – 12:30pm

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      Stephen Gilchrist, Indigenous curator, will discuss ideas of history and the ways some artists in the Gallery’s collection have challenged dominant historical narratives.

      Location: Yiribana Gallery