• It's hard to be human

    Steven Cox, Destiny Deacon, Kati Rule, Tony Schwensen, Michael Stevenson, Ronnie van Hout, Alison Weaver

    30 Nov 2002 to 9 Feb 2003
    Curator: Bala Starr

    The artists in this exhibition examine and interrogate the conditions of contemporary living in works made between 1995 and 2002. A broad range of media is employed, including: photography, sculpture, painting, works on paper, and video.

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SUNDAY 19 APRIL Cinema Nova in partnership with the Potter’s exhibition Weird melancholy: The Australian gothic, presents a series of Australian Gothic Cinema. Peter Weir’s 1975 Australian classic, Picnic at Hanging Rock will be brought back to the big screen, followed by a panel discussing the film. Panel consists of screenwriter Cliff Green; actress Helen Morse who starred in the film; author Dr Brian McFarlane and academic/journalist Dr Mark Nicholls. Hosted by Carol van Opstal.


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The Ian Potter Museum of Art
The University of Melbourne

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  • University of Melbourne
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