Negotiating this world
Contemporary Australian Art
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

This exhibition brings together a selection of contemporary art from the NGV Collection acquired through the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists. Reflecting the breadth of artistic practice in Australia over the past decade, Negotiating this world: Contemporary Australian Art  includes more than 100 works by contemporary artists of diverse cultural backgrounds and practices. Encompassing a range of media, works in the exhibition include paintings, sculptures, drawings, photographs, prints, collage, video and installations.

The exhibition will coincide with the 10 year anniversary of the opening of The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia. 


28 Sep 201224 Feb 2013 The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia at Federation Square
Twentieth – Twenty-First Century Australian Art (Gallery 16), Level 3, NGVA
Twentieth – Twenty-First Century Australian Art (Gallery 16), Level 3, NGVA


101 Contemporary Australian Artists

101 Contemporary Australian Artists

Kelly Gellatly (Ed.)

Publication Year 2012
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