Foresight: Works from the University of Sydney Union Art Collection
The University of Sydney Union Art Collection began in 1913 and now numbers over 650 works by Australian and international artists. It aquires the works of emerging artists, political artworks and indigenous art, and also maintains and builds upson the historical aspects of the collection. Through judicious purchases and gifts, many of Australia's best known artists entered the collection as emerging artists.
This exhibition showcases some of the finest works in the collection, which is now managed by the University Art Gallery. Artists include: Emily Kngwarreye, Shaun Gladwell, Bill Henson, Del Kathryn Barton, Anne Ferran and Michael Riley.
Until January 2009
1980 - 82
University of Sydney Union Art Collection
Courtesy of Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney