The latest exhibitions that you have to see
As creatives, our work is an expression of ourselves; our thoughts and feelings become a part of a picture, a design, a song or dance. There is something extraordinary about Brisbane’s creatives, and nothing showcases these artistic individuals better than RAW.
Australian visual artist, Amanda Parer, challenges the notion of scale through her enchanting pieces that explore the environment and the role of human beings in it. Amanda’s work often takes form as a painting, a sculpture or a public installation.
Currently exhibiting Weaving Our Heritage in Eagle Lane as part of the BrisAsia Festival, VH Anthony Vue talks about how being a Hmong artist plays a major part in the changing landscape of Australian culture. The Hmong are a minority nomadic group from South East Asia.
Those of us who visit art exhibitions regularly have all been guilty of over-indulging in the wall text. Be it as a result of feeling overwhelmed by the art around us, intimidated by it’s meaning, or simply feeling lazy, an accepted common starting point in our journey around the gallery is the explanatory wall text.