18-Feb-2015 - 18-Feb-2015

ENSAYOS - Lecture

Visiting International Curator, Camila Marambio will discuss Ensayos, a research initiative through which artists, social scientists, natural scientists, and local agents contemplate and engage in matters related to the political ecology of Tierra del Fuego located at the southern tip of Patagonia. DATE: Wednesday 18 February 2015. TIME: 5pm. LOCATION: Contemporary Art Tasmania. A FREE EVENT

Image: Derek and Giorgia, 2014 Punta Arenas, RegiĆ³n de Magallanes. Photo: Camila Marambio

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06-Mar-2015 - 06-Mar-2015

TAKE 2: Conversations in Art and Feminism - Symposium

The second symposium in the series developed in response to a perceived renewal of interest in feminism within contemporary art and culture broadly. Participants: Jackie Dunn (NSW), Adam Geczy (NSW), Dorita Hannah (TAS), Briony Kidd (TAS), Sean Lowry (NSW), and Elvis Richardson (VIC). DATE: Friday 6 March 2015. TIME: 10am. LOCATION: Contemporary Art Tasmania. LIMITED PLACES - REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL

Image: Pip Stafford

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26-Mar-2015 - 26-Mar-2015

Conversation with Naomi Potter, Director/ Curator of the Esker Foundation - Lecture

The Esker Foundation is a privately funded, non-commercial art space in Canada committed to the advancement of contemporary art through the production and presentation of innovative artistic and curatorial projects. Esker Director/ Curator Naomi Potter will be discussing the foundation and her practice. DATE: Thursday 26 March 2015. TIME: 4pm. LOCATION: Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, Launceston. A FREE EVENT

Image: Landon Mackenzie, Nervous Centre, 2012-13. Courtesy of Esker Foundation, Photo: Arete (Tula) Edmunds, ArtLine Photography.

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28-Mar-2015 - 28-Mar-2015

The Mystical Fashioner - Artist Talk


An artist talk will follow The Magical Fashioner performance developed by resident studio artist, Karin Chan. DATE: Saturday 28 March 2015. TIME: 2pm. LOCATION: Contemporary Art Tasmania. A FREE EVENT

Image: Karin Chan, The Mystical Fashioner, 2014

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01-May-2015 - 01-May-2015

Tender Exotics - Curator Talk

Join Tender Exotics curator, Lisa Campbell-Smith in the gallery before the exhibition opening for an informal talk on the curatorial themes and work on display. DATE: Friday 1 May 2015. TIME: 5.30pm. LOCATION: Contemporary Art Tasmania. A FREE EVENT

Image: Bobby Beausoleil, Cupid and Venus 1, 2007, prismacolor and oil on bristol board, collection Recy Kypri

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