W H AT ‘ S O N I N A U S TRALIA : D E C E M B E R 2 0 1 2 F E B R U A R Y 2 0 1 3 A SELECTIVE ROUNDUP OF EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS – TAASA Review December 2012
Compiled by Tina Burge ACT Go Figure! Contemporary Chinese Portraiture National Portrait Gallery, Canberra 13 September 2012 – 17 February 2013 Initially in conjunction with Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation in Sydney, Go Figure! Contemporary Chinese Portraiture exhibits works drawn from the Sigg Collection from Switzerland and the M+Sigg Collection from Hong Kong, jointly one of the world’s most important collections of experimental Chinese art.
The exhibition includes works by many of China’s leading artists such as Fang Lijun, Liu Wei, Yang Na, Yu Hong, Rong Rong and Zhang Xiaogang.
For further information go to: www.portrait.gov.au NSW Anish Kapoor Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney 20 December 2012 – 1 April 2013 In the first major presentation of Anish Kapoor’s work in Australia, the exhibition will include works from the entire gamut of his career, illuminating the artist’s constant experimentation with materials ranging from clay, plastic, steel, pigments and wax...