01-Mar-2016 - 12-Nov-2017

Shotgun 6

Rob O'Connor, Nadege Philippe-Janon

Shotgun is a flexible exhibition and curatorial model designed to deliver targeted support and opportunity to Tasmanian artists. Shotgun 6 has been awarded to Rob O'Connor and Nadege Philippe-Janon. Shotgun is a Contemporary Art Tasmania, Detached and Mona partnership project. This is the first edition of the new partnership and upgraded program. PUBLIC PROGRAMS: from late 2016 - September 2017. EXHIBITION: September 2017. TIME: 6pm. LOCATION: Contemporary Art Tasmania Gallery.

Image: Shotgun branding: LANZL Design: Cath Robinson

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10-Nov-2017 - 10-Nov-2017

Artist Talk: how can you tell for sure

PRISCILLA BECK, OLIVIA KOH, LLEWELLYN MILLHOUSE, JAKE PREVAL

Join us prior to LIVE: FAIL for the 'how can you tell for sure' artist talk, presented as part of Hobiennale. DATE: 5.30pm, Friday 10 November 2017 // CONTEMPORARY ART TASMANIA // A FREE EVENT

Image: Courtesy of Hobiennale

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18-Nov-2017 - 18-Sep-2017

The Ghosts of Nothing: Black Butterflies and Suicide

Sean Lowry, Ilmar Taimre, feat. Laura Purcell

The Ghosts of Nothing are an artistic collaboration between Sean Lowry and Ilmar Taimre. For this performance, Tasmanian artist Laura Purcell will present Black Butterflies and Suicide—the final scenes in Act III of In Memory of Johnny B. Goode—World Tour of Abandoned Gaol-Houses 2017. WHEN: 6pm November 18, 2017 // WHERE: Hobart Convict Penitentiary, Hobart, Tasmania // A FREE EVENT

Image: Courtesy Ghosts of Nothing

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01-Dec-2017 - 17-Dec-2017

2017 Members' Exhibition and Party!

Each year we invite our members to submit their work for the Members' Exhibition and Party! Traditionally there are about 100 art works, lots of fun and a few surprises.
OPENS: 6pm Friday 1 December, 2017 // CONTEMPORARY ART TASMANIA // A FREE EVENT

Image: Sally Rees, Party Monster, 2017

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17-Jan-2018 -

Three Scenes From In Memory Of Johnny B. Goode: World Tour (2014–2017)

THE GHOSTS OF NOTHING, LAURA PURCELL

Johnny B. Goode, from the Chuck Berry hit song of the same name, is reimagined as the popular seventeenth-century sad buffoon Pierrot. It’s an exhibition version of past performances that have ranged from rock opera to radio play and, most recently, a ‘world tour’ of mime-based performances. Send in the clowns. Presented by Contemporary Art Tasmania and Mona Foma 2018 // OPENING: Wednesday 17 January, 6pm // EXHIBITION: Thursday 18 January –Sunday 25 February 2018 // CONTEMPORARY ART TASMANIA // A FREE EVENT

Image: Found image courtesy of the Ghosts of Nothing

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