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The Australian art historian, Anne Marsh, has described Peter Kennedy as ‘one of Australia’s most astute commentators on the late twentieth century.’ This major survey-style exhibition of Kennedy’s practice provides opportunity to view a broad selection of the artist’s work spanning a thirty-year period.
The range of works includes spectacular neon installations from the 1990s, and watercolours, drawings, photographs, and performance recordings. Works are drawn from the artist’s own collection as well as from private and public collections around Australia. Kennedy has produced new work especially for this exhibition.
Richard Avedon People celebrates the work of American photographer Richard Avedon (1923 to 2004). With work from 1949 to 2002, the exhibition offers an in-depth overview of Avedon’s achievements in the art of black and white portraiture photography. In the show, instantly recognisable and influential artists, celebrities, and political activists including Truman Capote, Elizabeth Taylor, Twiggy, Malcolm X, and Bob Dylan are presented alongside portraits of the unknown or long forgotten. Coming soon, opening 6 December 2014