Public program

Contemporary Art Tasmania presents a range of public programs and special events developed to encourage debate, dialogue and thinking around contemporary art ideas and practice. The program can take the form of artist talks, discussion events, conferences, screenings, symposium, workshops and project specific events. Around 12 events are presented annually. These are often associated with the gallery program and are open to the public, artists and curators.

08-Feb-2018 - 08-Mar-2018

Black Matter Artist Talk

Eduardo Cruces, Macarena Perich, Cristian Rodríguez, Francisca Moenne

Black Matter artists Eduardo Cruces (Lota), Macarena Perich (Punta Arenas) and Cristian Rodríguez (Santiago), in conversation with Black Matter curator Francisca Moenne, will discuss their work in response to the residencies conducted by Julie Gough and Robert O’Connor in Chile in 2016. Black Matter is a a reciprocal residency exchange project between Australia and Chile. DATE: 5.30pm Thursday 8 March, 2018 // LOCATION: CONTEMPORARY ART TASMANIA // A FREE EVENT

Image: Courtesy of Francisca Moenne Route, 2017. (Nothofagus that correspond to the locale of each artist)

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16-Mar-2018 - 16-Mar-2018

Art Forum: George Egerton-Warburton

Cooking the Books artist George Egerton-Warburton for Art Forum. LOCATION: Dechaineux Lecture Theatre, School of Creative Arts, University of Tasmania, Hunter Street, Hobart // DATE: 12.30pm Friday 16 March, 2018 // A FREE EVENT

Image: George Egerton-Warburton, Truffle hunting (spoor), 2017. Digital image.

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