• Tony Albert
    Once upon a time... (detail) 2014
    watercolour, gouache, printed book covers, collage, paper, wooden blocks, plastic figurines, vinyl
    27 components, installation (variable): 200 x 300 cm
    © Courtesy the artist and Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney

    Raquel Ormella
    born Sydney, 1969, lives Sydney
    Wealth for toil I 2014
    cotton, metallic thread, synthetic polymer paint
    220 x 270 cm
    © Courtesy the artist and Milani Gallery, Brisbane

  • Saturday Floor Talk: Basil Sellers Art Prize 2014

    Winning artist in conversation with curator Vincent Alessi

    Saturday 26 Jul 2014, 1.00- 2.00pm
    Vincent Alessi

    Join Curator Vincent Alessi in conversation with the BSAP4 winning artist.

    Sixteen finalists have been selected for the fourth Basil Sellers Art Prize and are; Tony Albert, Narelle Autio, Zoe Croggon, Gabrielle de Vietri, Ivan Durrant, Shaun Gladwell, Richard Lewer, William Mackinnon, Rob McHaffie, Noel McKenna, Rob McLeish, Fiona McMonagle, Raquel Ormella, Khaled Sabsabi, Jenny Watson, and Gerry Wedd.
    The winner will be announced on 25 July 2014.

    Free event | RSVP above by clicking the orange box.



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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

The Ian Potter Museum of Art
The University of Melbourne

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