Art Talks

2015 Program

The Joy After Matisse Madonna Marcel, Video still

Justene Williams: The Joy After Matisse Madonna Marcel, Video still. Justene Williams is represented by Sarah Cottier Gallery

Sydney College of the Arts presents an annual series of free public talks by local and international artists, critics, curators, directors, writers, academics, researchers and leaders in the arts industry.

The Art Talks program runs on Wednesdays, from 1 to 2pm, during teaching periods, unless otherwise noted.

2015 Program

Semester 2

5 August: Mike Parr, Alpha and Omega

12 August: Teri Frame, The Evolution of an Oeuvre

19 August: Bronwyn Bancroft, Being an Aboriginal Artist is not a lifestyle choice

26 August: Anthony Bond OAM, 'Performing bodies'

2 September: Chris Fox, Para-function

9 September: Warwick Thornton, Looking for Story and other things you can catch with your hands

16 September: Oliver Watts, Indentity and "the Process of the Negotiation" in Contemporary Indigenous Art

23 September: Stephanie Rosenthal, How To: 20th Biennale of Sydney

7 October: Roy Ananda, How to write a fan letter

14 October: Helen Pynor - Moist Matter and the space of the experiment

Semester 1

11 March: Anne O’Hehir, Curator, National Gallery of Australia

18 March: Judy Watson, Brisbane based artist

25 March: Jonathan Jones, Sydney based artist

1 April: Biljana Jancic, Sydney based artist

15 April: Glenn Barkley, Curator, The Curator’s Garden

6 May: Robyn Backen, artist and SCA academic

13 May: Casey Legler, artist

20 May: Dr Laura Fisher, SCA Postdoctoral Associate

27 May: David Raskin, Mohn Family Professor of Contemporary Art History, School of the Art Institute of Chicago