Galleries Archive

David Batchelor
Magic Hour, 2004/2007
Installation View Light Show Hayward Gallery, 2013 © The Artist 2015
Photo: Marcus J Leith

Review: Light Show at the MCA

Sydney’s Museum of Contemporary Art has turned the lights on sculptures and artificial light installations to transform the space and alter perception until July 10. Throughout the exhibit, light – something we take for granted in our every day lives – is used as …

The photographic portrait Framed, and hung

Artist Laura Moore was first attracted to photography as a way of collecting evidence and proof. The medium she both loves and intensely scrutinises was a way of certifying her own existence. A decade on and she’s decided that photography can’t replace …
Day of the Dead at Jurassic Lounge

Day of the Dead at Jurassic Lounge

Sydney’s favourite prehistoric party, Jurassic Lounge, will return from extinction at the Australian Museum to celebrate the Mexican holiday Day of the Dead on November 1. Programming consultant Lupita Feint explains that the festival traditionally gathers family and friends to remember those …