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.

21-Apr-2017 - 21-Apr-2017

Shotgun 6: On Art Writing and Art and Writing

Helen Hughes, Jarrod Rawlins, A Published Event, Patrice Sharkey

This symposium is the third in a series of Shotgun 6 events dealing with issues relating to professional art practice today. Shotgun is a partnership project between Detached, Mona and CAT. Shotgun is a partnership project between Detached, Mona and Contemporary Art Tasmania.
DATE: Friday 21 April 2017 // TIME: 5.30pm // LOCATION: Contemporary Art Tasmania // A FREE EVENT

Image: Shotgun design by Cath Robinson

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12-Jul-2017 - 12-Jul-2017

The Big Draw

Selena de Carvalho, Sara Wright, Shannon Field

The Big Draw invites young people from grade 7 & 8 to join Contemporary artists Selena de Carvalho, Shannon Field and Sara Wright to let loose in the gallery at Contemporary Art Tasmania. The Big Draw is a partnership project between CAT and the Commissioner for Children and Young People. WHEN: 12 July 2017 // WHERE: CONTEMPORARY ART TASMANIA // BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Image: Selena de Carvalho, Drawing Marathon (video still), 2016

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