TAASA QUEENSLAND EVENTS Exhibition floor talk on Batik of Java: Poetics and Politics Thursday 8 July, 2010 – TAASA Review June 2010


This article was originally found in the June 2010 edition of TAASA Review (Volume 19, Issue 2, Page 28).

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Members are invited to visit the Caloundra Regional Art Gallery at 22 Omrah Avenue, where Maria Friend (curator) and Greg Roberts (collector) will present a floor talk on this exhibition of 23 outstanding batiks from the north coast of Java and a series of paintings "Batik Has Been Burnt" by famous Indonesian born artist Dadang Christanto.

(see pp 22-3 of this issue) Talk on Hmong costume art Saturday 14th August Maria Friend will give a talk on Hmong Costume Art in the QAG lecture theatre.

Members of the local Hmong community, originally from Laos, will attend to present some of their costumes. ...