QAGOMA Blog

June 24, 2018

The designs of textile designer Olive Ashworth

Queensland textile designer Olive Ashworth (1915–2000) made a major contribution to Australia’s visual culture. Authors and academics Nadia Buick and Madeleine King have explored the works […]
June 20, 2018

An incredible story: Michael Nelson Jagamara and Imants Tillers

While Michael Nelson Jagamara and Imants Tillers have worked on panel paintings collaboratively since 2001, creating 24 works, Metafisica Australe 2017 holds special meaning: it reflects on the origins […]
June 15, 2018

How can art and science be used to imagine a shared future?

Patricia Piccinini Writing Competition Ask the kids. They know how to do it. Get them early, before they’re taught that science and art are in conflict. […]
June 11, 2018

A meeting of minds

The subject of this year’s QAGOMA Foundation Appeal is Metafisica Australe 2017, a significant 72-panel painting that is the latest artwork resulting from the collaborative efforts of […]