05 décembre 2009

Bùi Công Khánh @ The 6th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT6)

Bùi Công Khánh | Vietnam b.1972 | The harmless crowd 2008 | Porcelain, handpainted | 58 x 20 x 20cm | Purchased 2009. Queensland Art Gallery Foundation Grant | Collection: Queensland Art Gallery Bùi Công Khánh’s paintings, performances, sculptures and ceramics address history and contemporary society in Vietnam, particularly the increasing impact of global capital. His paintings and drawings are often figurative and deeply personal, drawing on Buddhist and Taoist philosophy. Bùi’s most recent series of works incorporate drawing... [Lire la suite]
05 décembre 2009

The 6th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT6) @ Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art

Kohei Nawa | Japan b.1975 | PixCell-Elk#2 2009 | 240 x 249.5 x 198cm | Taxidermied elk, glass, acrylic, crystal beads | Work created with the support of the Fondation d’enterprise Hermės | Courtesy the artist and SCAI, Tokyo | Photograph: Seiji Toyonaga BRISBANE.- Spectacular large-scale installations and compelling sitespecific and performance works feature in ‘The 6th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art’ (APT6), which opens tomorrow. APT6 shows at the Gallery of Modern Art and Queensland Art Gallery, in Brisbane, until... [Lire la suite]