Anino Shadowplay Collective had 8 seconds to tell us about their plans for the All Souls Day closing event of ‘Balik Bayan’ on Thursday, 2 November 2017. Watch the clip and connect with Anino!
93 artworks have been selected for the 2017 Blacktown City Art Prize! The winners will be selected from this list of finalists, and announced at the official opening on Saturday, 2 December 2017.
Blacktown Arts will develop an innovative Indigenous language project thanks to $200,000 in funding from the Federal Department of Communications and the Arts. Wingaru Byalla-Bada is an Aboriginal-initiated and creatively driven project.
Blacktown Arts, Moogahlin Performing Arts and Blacktown City Council present the world premiere of “Broken Glass” – a powerful installation and performance work – as part of Sydney Festival 2018.
“Social practice art is seen as the antithesis of the art market because it cannot be owned, preserved, or exhibited easily.” Pablo Helguera. Writer Margaret Carrigan explores the intersection between social practice art and the art economy.
Journalist Jackie Dent spoke to exhibiting artists Marikit Santiago, Leeroy New and Alwin Reamillo about the personal and political themes that resonate through their work for ‘Balik Bayan’.