Join curator Mark Bayly in an introduction to the exhibition HABITAT: Ways of living. The exhibition examines the built environment through the work of eighteen contemporary Australian artists. Mark is an independent curator with a thirty-year career in the visual arts. He has worked at CMAG, Australian Parliament House, National Gallery of Australia and QAGOMA and has been curator of more than twenty exhibitions. Mark also maintains a writing practice, dealing with the intertwining of historical chronicles, family narratives and expressions of queer desire - ways of living.
The featured artists in HABITAT: Ways of living include: Alex Asch, Burchill/McCamley, Miriam Charlie, Sean Davey, David Flanagan, Michal Glikson, Tina Havelock Stevens, Katie Hayne, Mikhaila Jurkiewicz, Waratah Lahy, Hardy Lohse, Catherine O’Donnell, David Paterson, Alan Patterson, Patrice Riboust, Natalie Rosin, Khaled Sabsabi, James Tylor (Possum).
Supported by the Gordon Darling Foundation
David Flanagan, Untitled #21, from the Move up to the views series, 2015
chromogenic colour photograph 66 x 82.5 cm
CMAG, purchased 2018
Examining imagery alluding to the built environment, HABITAT: Ways of living features works by artists from Canberra and around Australia
Join Ann Cleary as she discusses the liveability and social issues reflected in the HABITAT: Ways of living exhibition