Crisis

COVID-19 for dummies

Taking inspiration from the Art Gallery of NSW’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection, this Pocket Exhibition is a COVID-19 for dummies guide.

1 year ago by Coby Edgar
COVID-19 for dummies

Ghosts of the
Spanish flu

The present crisis is often compared to the influenza pandemic of 1918–19. So how did artists of the time respond?

2 years ago by Faith Chisholm
Ghosts of the Spanish flu

Sun, sand and social responsibility

As enigmatic as it is iconic, Charles Meere’s painting Australian beach pattern took on new meaning when COVID-19 closed Sydney’s beaches.

2 years ago by Denise Mimmocchi
Sun, sand and social responsibility

A light in dark times

As Jewish people celebrate the festival of Passover, we remember artist Judy Cassab’s personal story.

2 years ago by Steven Miller
A light in dark times