The National 2019: New Australian Art, Sydney

Opening in Sydney on March 29, The National 2019: New Australian Art presents contemporary Australian art across three major venues: the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Carriageworks and the Museum of Contemporary Art. The second instalment of this biennial exhibition features Buxton Contemporary Collection artists Tony Garifalakis, Mira Gojak, Linda Marrinon and Sandra Selig along with artists from Buxton’s current exhibition National Anthem: Abdul Abdullah, Tony Albert and Eugenia Lim.

The exhibition is curated by Isobel Parker Philip (AGNSW), Daniel Mudie Cunningham (Carriageworks), and Clothilde Bullen and Anna Davis (MCA).

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Image: Linda Marrinon, Woman and children, Albert, France, 1916, 2018. Plaster, distemper, watercolour, gouache, 65 × 49 × 41 cm. Image courtesy of the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney.


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