Destiny Deacon: Artist Room, MCA Collection

Buxton Contemporary Collection artist Destiny Deacon is exhibiting at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney from 18 May to 1 December. This Artist Room presents a small selection of photographic works produced in the period leading up to Deacon’s 2004 exhibition, Destiny Deacon: Walk & don’t look blak, as well as more recent works in which the artist continues to highlight the differences between the realities of Aboriginal life and its representation within white Australia.

For further information about the exhibition, visit the Museum of Contemporary website here.


Exhibition Visits

Exhibition Visit : nightshifts 26 May until 29 October 2023 A contemplative new group exhibition that considers the importance of solitude through contemporary arts practice. Free, self-directed visits, supported with an online resource and extend the student...

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Buxton Contemporary acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the unceded land on which we work, learn and create, the Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung and Bunurong peoples, and the wider Kulin Nations. We acknowledge their continuing care for Country and recognise that Australia’s First Peoples art and cultural practices have thrived here for millenia.