Negotiating this world
Contemporary Australian Art

Key works

  • Simon TERRILL
Huddle (2007) 


type C photograph
120.0 x 148.9 cm (image)
126.8 x 170.0 cm (sheet)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2008
2008.360


© Simon Terrill

    Simon TERRILL
    Huddle (2007)
    type C photograph
    120.0 x 148.9 cm (image) 126.8 x 170.0 cm (sheet)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2008
    2008.360
    © Simon Terrill

  • Sally SMART
The exquisite pirate (Oceania) (2006-2009) (part)


synthetic polymer paint, ink, foil and collage on canvas
(a-y) 550.0 x 1000.0 cm (variable) (overall)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2009
2009.135.a-y


© Sally Smart/Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia

    Sally SMART
    The exquisite pirate (Oceania) (2006-2009) (part)
    synthetic polymer paint, ink, foil and collage on canvas
    (a-y) 550.0 x 1000.0 cm (variable) (overall)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2009
    2009.135.a-y
    © Sally Smart/Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia

  • Christian Bumbarra Thompson
Bidjara
Black gum 1 (2007) 

from the Australian graffiti series 2007
type C photograph
100.3 x 100.3 cm (image)
110.5 x 109.6 cm (sheet)

ed. 3/10
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2008
2008.356


© Christian Bumbarra Thompson courtesy Gabrielle Pizzi Gallery, Melbourne

    Christian Bumbarra Thompson
    Bidjara
    Black gum 1 (2007)
    from the Australian graffiti series 2007
    type C photograph
    100.3 x 100.3 cm (image) 110.5 x 109.6 cm (sheet)
    ed. 3/10
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2008
    2008.356
    © Christian Bumbarra Thompson courtesy Gabrielle Pizzi Gallery, Melbourne

  • GUAN Wei
Between river and lake 2006 
(Jiang hu)

synthetic polymer paint on canvas
(a-x) 267.1 x 678.9 cm (overall)


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2006
2006.414.a-x


© Guan Wei

    GUAN Wei
    Between river and lake 2006
    (Jiang hu)
    synthetic polymer paint on canvas
    (a-x) 267.1 x 678.9 cm (overall)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2006
    2006.414.a-x
    © Guan Wei

  • Daniel von STURMER
Tableaux plastique (Sequence 2) 2008 (part)


colour high definition MPEG2 video file transferred to media player, silent, LCD monitor
2 min 55 sec

ed. 2/3
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2008
2008.105


© Daniel von Sturmer courtesy Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne

    Daniel von STURMER
    Tableaux plastique (Sequence 2) 2008 (part)
    colour high definition MPEG2 video file transferred to media player, silent, LCD monitor
    2 min 55 sec
    ed. 2/3
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2008
    2008.105
    © Daniel von Sturmer courtesy Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne

  • Rosemary LAING
welcome to Australia 2004 


type C photograph
110.8 x 224.4 cm (image)
127.0 x 239.3 cm (sheet)

ed. 3/7
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
2005.499


© Courtesy of the artist and Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne

    Rosemary LAING
    welcome to Australia 2004
    type C photograph
    110.8 x 224.4 cm (image) 127.0 x 239.3 cm (sheet)
    ed. 3/7
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
    2005.499
    © Courtesy of the artist and Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne