|2 November - 1 December 2019|
Lyn McCrea Memorial Drawing Prize
Dedicated to the memory of contemporary visual artist, art educator and collector,the late Lyn McCrea, the national award promotes excellence in contemporary Australian drawing.
Image: Winner 2018, Ginny Grayson, Min Little Black Muse (detail), 2017, charcoal on paper, 63cm x 79cm
|6 December 2019 - 26 January 2020|
Violent Salt discusses issues surrounding racism and discrimination against First Nations peoples and minority groups, as well as the lack of respect for, and desecration of culture and the natural environment. Violent Salt invites artists to speak their truths about these experiences, and offers an opportunity for understanding and connection whilst seeking to celebrate and honour Australia's unique multiculturalism and landscape.
Artists: Abdul Abdullah (NSW), Vernon Ah Kee (QLD), Richard Bell (QLD), Daniel Boyd (NSW), Megan Cope (QLD), Karla Dickens (NSW), S.J. Norman (VIC), Yhonnie Scarce (VIC/SA) and Jemima Wyman (QLD).
Image: Karla Dickens, Wiradjuri People, Quartered, 2017, mixed media, dimensions variable. Mackay Regional Council Art Collection.