Performing the City: Online Symposium

Co-presented by Sanné Mestrom, Ian Maxwell and Luke Hespanhol, University of Sydney Public space is always contested. Competing interests vie for access to sites, proposing divergent—sometimes compatible, but frequently conflicting—uses, meanings, aesthetics, aspirations. The discourses and practices engaging directly with the question of public space range from those of the physical/structural industries associated with the built environment (landscape …

Sydney College of the Arts: Tony Albert: Objects and Problems

Tony Albert: Objects and Problems Indigenous artist Tony Albert will discuss how the theme of ‘objects and problems’ is addressed in his work. Tony Albert is a contemporary Australian artist working in a wide range of mediums including painting, photography and mixed media. His work engages with political, historical and cultural Aboriginal and Australian history, …