The new house 1953
oil on canvas on board
127.0 x 55.8 cm
Private collection, Brisbane
© Helen Brack
The major retrospective John Brack offers an outstanding opportunity for students as it is the first exhibition in more than twenty years that surveys John Brack’s complete oeuvre. It incorporates paintings and works on paper from all of his main series. This exhibition has particular relevance to art, history, literacy and drama curricula.
This education resource has been designed for teachers of students in middle and later years. It includes questions and activities throughout each topic which can be adapted for younger studentsand contains information on the work of John Brack along with the artist's own statements and commentaries to help support and model student responses.
This 24-page PDF Education Resource has been designed for teachers of students in middle and later years. It includes student-level questions and activities, quotations and commentaries to support class activities.
The Image Bank contains zoomable images to support pre- and post-visit learning. All works that appear in the Education Resource are available here for on-screen classroom use.
An interactive formal analysis of John Brack's use of design elements and principles with activities and questions for students.
Access the John Brack Audio Guide via iTunes U – follow these instructions to get started.